|Labels Sony BMG Entertainment||Origin Bandung, Indonesia (1996)|
|Years active Since 1996; 21 years ago (1996)|
Past members Bernard Ervin Kikan Robert Sarah
Members Namara Surtikanti, Sarah Hadju, Jackline Rossy
Genres Alternative rock, Pop rock
Albums Untukmu Indonesia‑Ku, Rasa Baru, Segitiga, The Best of Cokelat: Tak Pern, Panca Indera
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Cokelat (English: Chocolate) is Indonesian rock band, formed in Bandung, West Java, in 1996. They have released seven albums.
The band was formed at the Sekolah Tinggi Seni Rupa & Desain Indonesia in Bandung in 1996. The band's name, Cokelat, order meant to they are liked by many people like chocolate. Their music originally was influenced by Frente, Alanis Morissette and The Cranberries.
In February 2000, they released the album Untuk Bintang with "Pergi" as the main track.
In 2001, the band released Rasa Baru with "Karma" as the first track.
In 2002, they released a repackaged version of Rasa Baru; the singles were "Bendera" and "Luka Lama".
In 2003, the band released the album Segitiga on an airplane in flight.
In 2004, they released the album Dari Hati with "Saat Jarak Memisahkan" as the main track.
In 2009, they released the single "Lima Menit untuk Lima Tahun" in order to socialize the 2009 Indonesian legislative election.
In March 2010, Kikan resigned, and in June 2010 the drummer Ervin resigned or was fired. Sarah replaced Kikan as the vocalist and the drummer position is filled by additional player.
After two hit singles, Otto Tri Jati Pambudi, an additional player, became a fixed player.
In 2012, Sarah resigned and by audition Jackline Rossy Natalia Mboeik a.k.a. "J" or only Jackline became a vocalist.
BenderaRasa Baru · 2001
Luka LamaRasa Baru · 2001
Kupilih DiaSegitiga · 2003