su·​per·​group | \ ˈsü-pər-ˌgrüp How to pronounce supergroup (audio) \

Definition of supergroup

: a rock group made up of prominent former members of other rock groups also : an extremely successful rock group

Examples of supergroup in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web During the show, Taeyeon and Hyoyeon are also expected to perform solo sets and appear with supergroup GOT the Beat. Glenn Rowley, Billboard, 25 July 2022 Disney and K-Pop supergroup BTS are getting into business together. Patrick Brzeski, The Hollywood Reporter, 11 July 2022 For the final day of Asian American and Pacific Islanders Heritage Month, the Korean pop supergroup BTS stopped by the White House on Tuesday to speak with President Joe Biden about Asian inclusion and representation. Thania Garcia, Variety, 31 May 2022 July 21, the Chicago saxophone supergroup Altoizm with special guest Antonio Hart performs. Annie Alleman, Chicago Tribune, 6 July 2022 The 11-piece Chicago tribute band captures the spirit, musicality, and fire of American supergroup Chicago. Gege Reed, The Courier-Journal, 1 June 2022 Depp has dabbled in music primarily as a guitarist over the years — including in the supergroup rock band Hollywood Vampires, alongside Alice Cooper and Joe Perry of Aerosmith. Kristina Garcia, Los Angeles Times, 31 May 2022 Rick Springfield and rock supergroup Kings of Chaos will headline the show, which, unlike previous years, will take place inside Turn 3 of the IMS oval. Claire Rafford, The Indianapolis Star, 24 May 2022 In 1970, the London supergroup Splinters represented the absolute cream, which makes this three-CD box set from the Jazz in Britain label such a fantastic listen. Ron Hart, SPIN, 25 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of supergroup

1968, in the meaning defined above

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“Supergroup.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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