Switchfoot

Switchfoot

 

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Switchfoot is an American alternative rock band from San Diego, California. The band's members are Jon Foreman (lead vocals, guitar), Tim Foreman (bass guitar, backing vocals), Chad Butler (drums, percussion), Jerome Fontamillas (guitar, keyboards, backing vocals), and Drew Shirley (guitar, backing vocals). After early successes in the Christian rock scene, Switchfoot first gained mainstream recognition with the inclusion of four of their songs in the 2002 movie A Walk to Remember. This recognition led to their major label debut, The Beautiful Letdown, which was released in 2003 and featured the hits "Meant to Live" and "Dare You to Move". The album sold over 2.6 million copies. They have since been noted for their energetic live shows,[2][3][4] and their seventh studio album Hello Hurricane received a Grammy award in 2011 for Best Rock or Rap Gospel Album.

According to Jon Foreman, the name "Switchfoot" comes from a surfing term. "We all love to surf and have been surfing all our lives so to us, the name made sense. To switch your feet means to take a new stance facing the opposite direction. It's about change and movement, a different way of approaching life and music."[5]

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I Won't Let You Go
Song
I Won't Let You Go is a song by musical group Switchfoot, released on November 3, 2017.
Float Remix EP
Song
Float Remix EP is a song by musical group Switchfoot, released on September 29, 2017.
Float
Song
Float is a song by musical group Switchfoot, released on December 9, 2016.
Hello Hurricane
 
Hello Hurricane is the seventh studio album by American alternative rock band Switchfoot, released on November 10, 2009.

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