- 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: A somewhat common reaction to "Youth Of The Nation" and various other numbers.