David Byrne is a Scottish musician and was a founding member of the band Talking Heads, which performed between 1975 and 1991. Byrne has continued his career as a solo artist, winning Grammy, Oscar, and Golden Globe awards, and is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He started playing in high school with a classmate, eventually dropping out of the Maryland Institute of Art to form a first band which would quickly dissolve. By 1975, he started the Talking Heads and they would release eight studio albums before entering a hiatus in 1988. His first solo album, Rei Momo (1989), featured Afro-Cuban, Afro-Hispanic, and Brazilian style songs with popular dance influences. While releasing solo albums for the next decades, Talking Heads reunited for four tracks upon their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002. See David Byrne with Gold Coast Tickets!