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New York City (2003 – present)

Cobra Starship is an American band created by former Midtown bassist and lead vocalist Gabe Saporta in 2003 in New York City. Other members are guitarist Ryland Blackinton, bassist Alex Suarez, drummer nate novarro, and keytarist Victoria Asher, all of whom provide backing vocals. The group released their debut album, While The City Sleeps, We Rule The Streets in 2006, which they followed with ¡Viva La Cobra! in 2007. They then released Hot Mess in 2009. The group is perhaps best known for their singles “Snakes On A Plane (Bring It)”, “Good Girls Go Bad (feat. Leighton Meester)”, and You Make Me Feel… (feat. Sabi). The band’s fourth studio album, Night Shades was released August 29, 2011 release with the first single “You Make Me Feel… (feat. Sabi)”.

While The City Sleeps, We Rule The Streets (2006–2007)
Cobra Starship was formed in 2005 after Midtown bassist Gabe Saporta took a trip to the deserts of Arizona. During this time, Saporta went on a “vision quest”, spending time with Native American tribes and smoking peyote. He began to create his vision for a new band, a melodic style of music heavily influenced by and . Upon returning home, Saporta rented a house in the Catskill Mountains and began writing what would become the band’s debut album, While The City Sleeps, We Rule The Streets. He posted a parody response to Gwen Stefani’s “Hollaback Girl” titled “Hollaback Boy” on Myspace. The song gained Saporta notoriety on the internet and he eventually signed to Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz’s label, Decaydance Records.


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  • Marrajjj

    I will always be in love with Gabe Saporta

    Yesterday 4:59am Reply
  • maydaytothemoon

    puta q pariu

    18 Aug 4:41pm Reply
  • victorvgoes

    VEM DIA 25

    17 Aug 5:33pm Reply
  • guihlerme

    Old Cobra ): <3 [14]

    1 Aug 2:36pm Reply
  • DatGlitterBitch

    Old Cobra ): <3 [13] there's just something about their older material that's really unique and groovy.

    28 Jul 1:33am Reply
  • AvrilsRockstar

    gabey baby made me go bad

    26 Jul 7:32pm Reply
  • HaHaHaYoureDead

    это отстой, но забавный

    21 Jul 1:46am Reply
  • drochlen

    Какой-то блядоватый сброд. Не стоят внимания.

    17 Jul 8:05pm Reply
  • guihlerme

    Good Girls Go Bad (feat. Leighton Meester) ♥

    15 Jul 12:51pm Reply
  • delicatedemons

    While the City Sleeps We Rule the Streets was a great refreshing album in the scene at the time. holds a special place in my heart, ly gabey babey. lol @ old liza vs cs drama anyone remember?

    12 Jul 12:10am Reply
  • izzsuxx

    The City Is At War <3

    11 Jul 4:14pm Reply
  • LikeDuff

    10 Jul 2:04pm Reply
  • kellmsa

    será que foi apenas eu, que nao gostei tanto de you make me feel?

    6 Jul 5:58pm Reply
  • everybodyissick

    Saudades de álbuns que nem o While The City Sleeps e o ¡Viva la Cobra!. Saudades Cobra ):

    12 Jun 6:40am Reply
  • Ronaldo_1034

    You make me feel... ♥

    26 May 8:25pm Reply
  • callitallhome

    i hope they truly broke up and they never reform. midtown is better. simple as that. i used to listen to cobra (???) and it's definitely shit once you start listening to midtown and compare both. and we all know gabe can't (don't want to) be in both at the same time. so, there's that. i seriously hope he doesn't consider going solo, he's not half as good as william beckett (former lover in midtown-the academy is days).

    1 May 5:08am Reply
  • doramello

    Old Cobra ): <3 [12]

    26 Apr 2:05am Reply
  • sazzang

    This City Is At War ♥

    22 Apr 4:27pm Reply
  • GarethFireXX

    there are 2 kinds of Cobra Starship songs: ok pop punk and club crap

    20 Apr 7:45pm Reply
  • FreeColedo

    i miss them <3

    5 Apr 5:10pm Reply
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