Famous metal singer, Celebrity Birthdays

  • Johnnie Guilbert

    Johnnie Guilbert is a singer, songwriter, and social media personality who gained popularity on YouTube and YouNow. He posts vlogs, skits, challenges and music videos on his eponymous YouTube channel. He has also been a part of the collaborative YouTube channel "My Digital Escape," along with six other YouTubers, BryanStars, Alex Dorame, Kyle David Hall, Jordan Sweeto, Shannon Taylor and Jeydon Wale. He participated in the Vans Warped Tour twice in 2014 and 2015. In 2016, he also went on a tour with his "My Digital Escape" teammates. A musician of the alternative genre, he has released two EPs already. His first EP Not So Perfect was released on Nov 27, 2015 and contained five songs. On Nov 18, 2016, he released his second EP Lost with six tracks. His YouTube channel contains music videos of his popular songs. He also has merchandise out on District Lines.

    Johnnie Guilbert

  • Oliver Sykes

    Oliver Scott Sykes is an English musician, writer, photographer, clothing designer and entrepreneur who reached the peak of his fame with his rock band ˜Bring me the Horizon' where he performs as the lead vocalist. He also runs a successful apparel company named ˜Drop Dead Clothing'. Oliver is a man of many talents and ever since he made his move to the art world, he has constantly been the talk of the town due to his perfectionist persona, which he utilizes in all his endeavours. This has earned him a great fortune and a massive fan base all around the world. His musical journey is laden with gems such as ˜Count your Blessings' and ˜Suicide Season'. Oliver and his band have released five studio albums until now and almost all of them were chart toppers when they got out into the market. Although a controversial figure, his fan base stood with him during the times of emotional and professional un*stability and helped him stand up again. He embarked into creative writing with a graphic novel and clothing business and excelled at both of them. Apart from touring and releasing music albums for his own band, Oliver has also collaborated with different artists such as DJ Skrillex and an English metalcore band While She Sleeps. Oliver remains one of the most looked after British celebrities of present times and continues to grow.

    Oliver Sykes

  • Ozzy Osbourne

    John Michael Osbourne, better known as Ozzy Osbourne, is a Grammy Award winning musician who rose to fame as the lead singer of the hard rock band Black Sabbath. The singer-cum-songwriter struggled through several childhood problems to become one of the most popular hard rock stars of his times. While in school he suffered from dyslexia and did not even complete his studies as family circumstances demanded he earn money. He formed his first musical band Rare Breed with Geezer Butler, but the band broke up after giving just two performances. The duo decided to try again and recruited guitarist Tony Iommi and drummer Bill Ward and together formed a band initially called Earth. Eventually they renamed this band as Black Sabbath and decided to follow the style of heavy blues music with melancholy lyrics and music. The band became an instant success with their debut album ˜Black Sabbath' which peaked at number eight on the U.K. Albums Chart. They released the albums, ˜Paranoid' and ˜Master of Reality' in quick succession, both of which became smash hits with the fans - ˜Master of Reality' went Double Platinum. Although a highly successful music artist, Osbourne has abused drugs and alcohol for most of his life.

    Ozzy Osbourne

  • Chris Motionless

    Chris ˜Motionless' Cerulli is a famous American metal singer and the lead vocalist of the metal band ˜Motionless in White'. Chris, Angelo Parente, Kyle White and Frank Polumbo founded the group in 2005 at Scranton, Pennsylvania. The group currently constitutes six members and has seen many of its original members depart. However, Chris, who was a co-founder, still remains with the band as the oldest member. The band has released four studio albums with its latest being ˜Graveyard Shift' launched in 2017. Chris has worked closely with ˜Fearless Records' and is presently signed with ˜Roadrunner Records'. He has a humongous fan following on ˜Instagram' with around 473 K supporters on his page and has almost 400K followers on ˜Twitter'.

    Chris Motionless

  • Corey Taylor

    Corey Todd Taylor, popularly known as ˜The Boogie Knight' and ˜The Grim Chopper', is an American singer, songwriter, musician, actor and author. He is best known as the lead vocalist and lyricist of the heavy metal band ˜Slipknot' as well as the hard rock band ˜Stone Sour'. He has also worked with other bands, including Korn, Disturbed, Junk Beer Kidnap Band, Anthrax, Apocalyptica and Soulfly. The talented musician has released several albums and has even acted as a guest musician on many. His famous collaborative works include the albums ˜Soularium', ˜Primitive', ˜Rise Above', ˜New Found Power', ˜Give the Drummer Some' and ˜The Serenity of Suffering', to name a few. Taylor has also done a handful of movies, the popular ones being ˜Fear Clinic ˜and ˜Bullied'. Coming to the singer's achievements, he had been ranked at position 86 in Hit Parader's list of ˜Top 100 Metal Vocalists of All Time'. He was also honored by NME as the 7th greatest heavy metal frontman. Not just this! He even holds the record of possessing the second-widest vocal range in contemporary popular music.

    Corey Taylor

  • Austin Carlile

    Austin Robert Carlile is a singer-songwriter and baseball coach from America. He is best known as the former lead vocalist of the bands ˜Of Mice & Men' and ˜Attack Attack!' The musical star is popular for his albums ˜Someday Came Suddenly', ˜The Flood' and ˜Cold World'. Carlile released four studio albums with the band ˜Of Mice & Men' before leaving it due to his illness. After his departure, he went on to become a baseball coach in Costa Rica. A sportsperson right from his high school years, Carlile had always wanted to pursue a career in sports. Unfortunately, due to multiple surgeries in his teenage which prevented him from playing sports, he moved on to pursue music as an alternative career option. Coming to his online popularity, the American singer and musician is incredibly famous on the social media. His 1 million followers on Instagram and about 745k followers on Twitter are proof that Carlile is loved by millions of fans worldwide. Despite the fact that he is so well known, very few people know that he is suffering from a rare genetic disorder, Marfan syndrome.

    Austin Carlile

  • James Hetfield

    James Alan Hetfield is an American musician and songwriter, best known as the co-founder, lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and the main song-writer of the 9-times ˜Grammy Award' winner heavy metal band, ˜Metallica.' He was born and raised in California, US, in a strict Christian Science family. He joined hands with drummer Ulrich, and later founded the band, ˜Metallica.' Making their beginning as thrash pioneers, the group went on to become one of the most commercially successful heavy metal bands. With his strong leadership, powerful vocal style, signature rhythm guitar-playing and skillful song-writing, Hetfield has etched a special place for himself and his band in the history of heavy metal music. He has played a major part in taking their group from being an underground roots band to one of the greatest metal bands in the history of music. ˜Metallica' has released 10 studio albums, 4 live albums, 39 singles, and 41 music videos. They have sold over 145 million albums worldwide. He has been ranked as one of the top metal guitarists and metal vocalists of all time. Hetfield is married to Francesca Tomasi and the couple has three children.

    James Hetfield

  • Matt Shadows

    Known by the stage name of M. Shadows, he serves as lead singer of the heavy metal band Avenged Sevenfold. 

    Matt Shadows

  • Matty Mullins

    Matty Mullins is an American musician, singer and song-writer, best known as the lead vocalist of ˜Memphis May Fire,' one of the premier bands in the metalcore genre. Born in Washington, US, he was raised in a traditional Christian atmosphere. Exposed only to the ˜Christian Contemporary Music' (CCM) during his childhood, it left a deep impression on his mind. After school graduation, he performed with some local music bands in his native Spokane, Washington. Through an open audition, he gained entry in the metalcore band, ˜Memphis May Fire.' Mullins is the lead singer as well as the song-writer of the group and together they have created several successful albums, such as ˜The Hollow,' ˜Unconditional,' ˜This Light I Hold,' among others. The official videos of the band have registered more than 40 million views and the group has over 2 million followers on social media. With his albums ˜Matty Mullins' and ˜Unstoppable,' he is being billed as an emerging CCM solo artist.

    Matty Mullins

  • Danny Worsnop

    Danny Worsnop is a singer-songwriter, best known for his association with rock bands, such as ˜We Are Harlot' and ˜Asking Alexandria.' As part of ˜Asking Alexandria,' Danny and his former band members came up with hit albums that peaked at several music charts in the UK and US. Danny has also worked with various other bands, such as ˜Memphis May Fire,' ˜The Word Alive,' ˜I See Stars,' ˜With One Last Breath,' and ˜Breathe Carolina.' Currently focusing on his solo career, he is also associated with ˜We Are Harlot.' In February 2017, he released his debut solo album, ˜The Long Road Home,' which was inspired by country music. Danny has had his issues with substance abuse and has also been involved in a couple of controversies. Continue reading to know more about this talented English musician.

    Danny Worsnop

  • Mitch Lucker

    Mitch Lucker was an American musician, best known as the lead singer of the heavy-metal band ˜Suicide Silence.' Mitch was known for having a body full of tattoos. He believed tattoos were artwork. His band debuted in 2007, with the album titled ˜The Cleansing.' The album sold more than seven thousand copies in its first week. ˜Suicide Silence' became one of the best-selling bands of ˜Century Media.' Within a span of nine years, the band released three studio albums. Unfortunately, Mitch died in a motorcycle accident in Huntington Beach, California, in 2012. He was only 28 years old at the time of his death.

    Mitch Lucker

  • Denis Shaforostov

    Vocalist best known as the former lead singer of the band Asking Alexandria. He previously sang and played guitar for Make Me Famous and Down & Dirty. 

    Denis Shaforostov

  • Jared Dines

    Washington-born musician best known for his popular metal-themed YouTube channel that has accumulated more than 2 million subscribers. He became the lead singer of the band Dissimulator and played drums for the group Rest, Repose.

    Jared Dines

  • Nicholas Matthews

    Lead vocalist of the post-hardcore band Get Scared who briefly left the band between 2011 and 2012 due to mental health concerns. He returned to the band in 2012.

    Nicholas Matthews

  • Serj Tankian

    Serj Tankian is a renowned musician and lead vocalist for the Grammy Award-winning rock band, ˜System of a Down'. Apart from being known as the lead singer of this famous rock band, he is also the record producer of ˜Serjical Strike Records', musician, poet and political activist. Through his career, he has released five alums with the band, ˜System of a Down' and has additionally released three solo albums as well. When Tankian is not performing or recording songs in the studio, he dons his creative hat and pens poetry. His first poetry book, ˜Cool Gardens' established him as a successful poet as well. An ardent political activist, Serj Tankian founded an organization ˜Axis of Justice' aimed to motivate the youths' interest in politics. His feelings for human rights, genocides, animal rights and social justice have helped contour his lyrical style for music and have also helped shape his personality.

    Serj Tankian

  • Rob Zombie

    One of the most acclaimed figures in the genre of heavy metal, Rob Zombie was the frontman of the Grammy Award nominated band, ˜White Zombie', which he co-founded. This heavy metal superstar is known for his trademark thick mane, dreadlocks and self-designed tattoos. After the band, ˜White Zombie' released a few albums and extended plays, it eventually dissolved and he began to pursue a solo career. Zombie has come out with a total of five studio albums, five compilation albums and a live album. At the height of his music career, he decided to venture into films and subsequently directed and co-wrote over six full length films. Some of his directorial efforts include, ˜House of 1000 Corpses', ˜The Devil's Rejects', ˜Halloween', ˜Halloween II' and ˜The Haunted World of El Superbeasto' He has also acted in a series of films. Some of his chart-topping albums include, ˜Hellbilly Deluxe', ˜Educated Horses' and the Grammy Award nominated song, ˜The Lords of Salem'. His love for horror films and suspense elements reflects both in his music and his films. Some of musical creations are also believed to be quotes from classic horror films.

    Rob Zombie

  • Alissa White-Gluz

    Vocalist for Canadian melodic deathcore band Arch Enemy. She previously was with The Agonist from 2004 until 2014. 

    Alissa White-Gluz

  • Maria Brink

    Lead vocalist and pianist for the heavy metal band In This Moment who released their debut album, Beautiful Tragedy, in 2007. Their third album debuted at #40 on the Billboard 200 while their fourth album, Blood, debuted at #15.

    Maria Brink

  • Dave Mustaine

    Former guitarist for Metallica who went on to become the singer and guitarist behind the heavy metal band Megadeth.

    Dave Mustaine

  • Jeremy McKinnon

    Co-founder and frontman for the pop punk and metalcore band A Day to Remember alongside guitarists <a title='Kevin Skaff' href='/famous/kevin-skaff.htm'>Kevin Skaff</a> and <a title='Neil Westfall' href='/famous/neil-westfall.htm'>Neil Westfall</a>, bassist <a title='Joshua Woodard' href='/famous/joshua-woodard.htm'>Joshua Woodard</a> and drummer <a title='Alex Shelnutt' href='/famous/alex-shelnutt.htm'>Alex Shelnutt</a>. He has collaborated with other groups, like Mest and In Fear and Faith.

    Jeremy McKinnon

  • Chris Fronzak

    Frontman for the American deathcore band Attila. They released their most popular album About That Life in June of 2013, peaking at #22 on the Billboard 200 chart. On Facebook, he goes by Fronzilla and has over 1.4 million fans.

    Chris Fronzak

  • Andrew Velasquez

    Also known as Andy Leo, he is both the lead vocalist and keyboardist for the metalcore band Crown the Empire. He is joined in Crown the Empire by rhythm guitarist <a title='Brandon Hoover' href='/famous/brandon-hoover.htm'>Brandon Hoover</a>, lead guitarist <a title='Benn Suede' href='/famous/benn-suede.htm'>Benn Suede</a> and bassist <a title='Hayden Tree' href='/famous/hayden-tree.htm'>Hayden Tree</a>.

    Andrew Velasquez

  • Ivan L. Moody

    Frontman for the metal band Five Finger Death Punch who is known by his pseudonym Ghost. He appeared in The Devil's Carnival as well.

    Ivan L. Moody

  • Craig Mabbitt

    Alternative metal singer and frontman for Escape the Fate alongside band members <a title='TJ Bell' href='/famous/tj-bell-guitar.htm'>TJ Bell</a>, <a title='Kevin Gruft' href='/famous/kevin-gruft.htm'>Kevin Gruft</a> and <a title='Robert Ortiz' href='/famous/robert-ortiz-drummer.htm'>Robert Ortiz</a>. Past members of the group include <a title='Monte Money Jr.' href='/famous/monte-money.htm'>Monte Money Jr.</a>, <a title='Michael Money' href='/famous/michael-money.htm'>Michael Money</a> and <a title='Max Green' href='/famous/max-green.htm'>Max Green</a>. He has also worked with groups like The Word Alive.

    Craig Mabbitt