- Awesome Music: Even those who don't care for the band tend to enjoy their song "America" with Santana, which is absolutely epic.
- Broken Base: Between fans of their work after mainstream success with The Fundamental Elements Of Southtown, and between fans of their work after Satellite. Not to mention those who prefer their pre-Southtown days.
- Ear Worm:
I, I feel so aliveFor the very first timeI can't deny you,
- Face of the Band: Sonny Sandoval, to the point the three non original members were able to temporarily fire the group founder.
- Although most fans are able to identify the other band members by name.
- It's Popular, Now It Sucks: Some Fans upon their mainstream Debut with Fundamental Elements of Southtown.
- Tear Jerker: Tropers may have this reaction when they listen to "Youth Of The Nation" and various other numbers.
- They Changed It, Now It Sucks