Asia Biography

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Name: Asia
Music Brainz ID: 2841cb74-4ad3-4577-828c-8348b4c814f9
Last.fm url: http://www.last.fm/music/Asia
listeners: 413561
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Similar Artists: John Wetton, Yes, Boston, Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe, UK,
Popular Tags: progressive rock, classic rock, rock, 80s, hard rock,

Published/Updated: Tue, 9 Sep 2014 00:32:44 +0000

Biography:
There is more than one band named Asia. 1) Asia is a that was formed in the spring of 1981 by bassist and vocalist John Wetton (from King Crimson and UK), guitarist Steve Howe (from Yes), drummer Carl Palmer (from Emerson, Lake & Palmer), and keyboardist Geoffrey Downes (from Buggles and Yes). The band sold over nine million albums worldwide with their first release, 'Asia', which included the international rock hits "Heat of the Moment" and "Only Time Will Tell".

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