Information concerning debated performers (e.g. SoaD or not) of songs (most spread on p2p networks): http://www.soadfans.de/seite/main.php?show=faq (in german)
System of a Down, often shortened to SOAD or System, is a four-piece Armenian-American rock band formed in 1994 in Glendale, California. The band currently consists of Serj Tankian (lead vocals, keyboards), Daron Malakian (vocals, guitar), Shavo Odadjian (bass, backing vocals) and John Dolmayan (drums).
The band achieved commercial success with the release of five studio albums, three of which debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. System of a Down has been nominated for four Grammy Awards, and their song "B.Y.O.B." won the Best Hard Rock Performance of 2006. The group went on hiatus in August 2006 and reunited in November 2010, embarking on a tour for the following three years. System of a Down has sold over 40 million records worldwide.
- ^ McKenna, Dave (13 May 2005). "System of a Down: Some Very Heavy Metal". The Washington Post. Retrieved 11 November 2013.