We mentioned it yesterday on the Road Show: Weezer covered Toto, and now Toto is returning the favor.
After an internet campaign to get Weezer to cover Toto’s “Africa,” the band responded by covering “Rosanna” instead. Then dropped their cover of “Africa,” too.
Toto was flattered enough to announce that they would be returning the favor by covering a Weezer song and announced earlier this week that “Hash Pipe” would be the song of choice, with a single dropping on August 10th. But because they couldn’t wait, Toto debuted their cover live Monday night in Vancouver, British Columbia on the first show of their North American tour.
Here are Weezer’s two Toto covers: