The band announced the news on their website in the following statement:
But fans of '90s reunions, fear not! There's an additional clause added at the very end of their goodbye that states they aren't necessarily going away forever:
So let's pour one out to the band who spawned one of the most infectious songs of the '90s to — let's face it — the only song that ever really mattered (to Americans, anyway):
Another thing I learned from the news? It's Chumbawamba, not Chumbawumba. The more you know!