Short Abstract:Stone Temple Pilots (commonly referred to as "STP") is a Grammy Award-winning American rock band consisting of Scott Weiland, brothers Robert and Dean DeLeo, and Eric Kretz The band was active from 1986 to 2003, but disbanded due to a conflict between members, and reunited in 2008. The band's five studio albums have sold over 17 million copies in the United States alone and nearly 40 million albums worldwide. The band has had fifteen top ten singles on the Billboard rock charts, including six number ones, and one number one album on the pop charts . In 1993, the band won a Grammy for "Best Hard Rock Performance" for their song "Plush". Stone Temple Pilots were also ranked at number 40 on VH1's The 100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock. In 2003, the band released the greatest hits compilation Thank You. Around this time, band members began going their separate ways. After the band's break-up in 2003, Weiland became the frontman of Velvet Revolver with former members of Guns N' Roses. The DeLeo brothers formed the band Army of Anyone with Richard Patrick of the band Filter. Kretz founded Bomb Shelter Studios in Los Angeles. .
Backgrounds:Group Or Band
Years Active:1986 - 2003 · 2008 - Present
Categories:1990S Music Groups · American Alternative Rock Music Groups · American Rock Music Groups · Atlantic Records Artists · California Musical Groups · Grammy Award Winners · Grunge Groups · Hard Rock Groups · Musical Groups Disestablished In 2003 · Musical Groups Established In 1990 · Musical Groups With Siblings · Quartets · Reunited Musical Groups · San Diego Musical Groups