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There are several artists called Triumph:
1) A Canadian rock band
2) A Scottish Christian rock band
3) A Brazilian black metal band
4) Italian eurobeat group
5) A Czech RAC band
6) A Danish band playing random music

1. Triumph is a rock band which formed in 1975 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. The band was formed by Rik Emmett (vocals, guitar), Mike Levine (bass, keyboards) and Gil Moore (drums). Eight of the band’s albums were certified gold or higher, and Triumph was nominated for multiple Juno Awards, including Group of the Year Award in 1979, 1985, 1986 and 1987. They are best known for their hit singles “Hold On” and “Somebody’s Out There”.

Like their fellow Canadians Rush and Saga, Triumph began building their reputation across North America as a live band, peaking in the early to mid 1980s. In 1988, singer Rik Emmett left for a solo career and the band split in 1993. The original lineup of the band re-united in 2008.

2. A Scottish Christian rock band who released at least three albums. They were later known as Triumph UK to distinguish themselves from the above band.
Discography:
* 1986 Triumph
* 1987 Don’t Look Back
* 1989 Cry Freedom


3. Also a Brazilian Black Metal Band, formed in 1998 in Sao Paulo
They released:
* 1999 Discord is Our Impulse, Anarchy is Our Revolution
* 2000 Dies Irae
* 2000 …Walking To The Triumph…
* 2002 Dominium (The Torment To He)
* 2003 The Beginning of Chaos
* 2004 Triumph…

4) Triumph is a eurobeat group that very occasionally appears on the Super Eurobeat compilations.

6) Triumph is a band, spawned in Vanløse by 2 guys named Hjalmar And Niklas. They started to create music right after a Slipknot koncert in Copenhagen. Their first 2 songs are made only by farts and burps recorded on the computer. A few days after 2 other guys joined, named Jonas And Johannes. Their greatest hits are God Tur Til Færøerne; a song dedicated to Niklas, and En Kæmpe Bunke Lort. They have plans to create more music in the future, but they need the right inspiration first.
They also have plans to create all kinds of music; metal, rock, blues, techno, trance, world music.
They have 3 albums on it’s way; Tempting Sounds, Download This And Die and then the newest album The Ballet.

Edited by IRONICtypo on 29 Aug 2011, 20:18

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