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Corey Todd Taylor (born December 8, 1973) sometimes known by the number 8, is an American musician best known as the lead vocalist and songwriter of Slipknot and Stone Sour. Taylor was raised by his single mother. He developed a fond feeling toward classic rock after his grandmother introduced him to it. Taylor first met his father on March 28, 2005, and the two have developed a strong relationship. He currently has a wife, an ex-wife, and two children. By the release of Stone Sour's Come What(ever) May, he was sober. On August 3, 2009 and July 29, 2010 he co-hosted the Kerrang! Awards alongside Scott Ian of Anthrax and The Damned Things.

Corey Taylor is a founding member of Stone Sour, and has released three studio albums with the band. Taylor joined Slipknot in 1997 to replace their original singer Anders Colsefni. He has released four studio albums with the band. Taylor constantly alternates between bands, as seen in 2001, after the release of Iowa, where he rejoined Stone Sour immediately after touring. He has worked with several bands, including Junk Beer Kidnap Band, Apocalyptica, Anthrax, Soulfly, and Avenged Sevenfold. Taylor writes and sings in styles that vary by genre. Taylor was ranked number 86 in Hit Parader's Top 100 Metal Vocalists of All Time.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Corey Todd Taylor (born December 8, 1973) sometimes known by the number 8, is an American musician best known as the lead vocalist and songwriter of Slipknot and Stone Sour. Taylor was raised by his single mother. He developed a fond feeling toward classic rock after his grandmother introduced him to it. Taylor first met his father on March 28, 2005, and the two have developed a strong relationship. He currently has a wife, an ex-wife, and two children. By the release of Stone Sour's Come What(ever) May, he was sober. On August 3, 2009 and July 29, 2010 he co-hosted the Kerrang! Awards alongside Scott Ian of Anthrax and The Damned Things.

Corey Taylor is a founding member of Stone Sour, and has released three studio albums with the band. Taylor joined Slipknot in 1997 to replace their original singer Anders Colsefni. He has released four studio albums with the band. Taylor constantly alternates between bands, as seen in 2001, after the release of Iowa, where he rejoined Stone Sour immediately after touring. He has worked with several bands, including Junk Beer Kidnap Band, Apocalyptica, Anthrax, Soulfly, and Avenged Sevenfold. Taylor writes and sings in styles that vary by genre. Taylor was ranked number 86 in Hit Parader's Top 100 Metal Vocalists of All Time.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Corey Taylor, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 25

Birthday 1973-12-08

Place of Birth Des Moines, Iowa, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Long Live Rock
2017 Corey Taylor - Live in London as Himself
2017 Slipknot: Day of the Gusano as Vocals
2017 Sepultura Endurance as himself
2016 Sharknado 4: The 4th Awakens as Frankie
2016 The Colossus of Destiny: A Melvins Tale as Himself
2015 Slipknot: Rock in Rio 2015 as Vocals
2015 Slipknot: Rock On The Range Festival 2015 as Vocals
2014 Fear Clinic as Bauer
2014 As the Palaces Burn as Himself
2013 Slipknot: Monsters of Rock 2013 as Vocals
2013 Stone Sour: Live In Club Nokia as Vocals
2013 Sound City as Himself
2012 Stone Sour: Live In Brighton
2011 Slipknot: Rock In Rio 2011 as Vocals
2011 Stone Sour: Rock In Rio 2011 as Himself - Vocals
2010 Slipknot: (sic)nesses
2007 Stone Sour: Live in Moscow as Lead Vocals, Rhythm Guitar
2006 Voliminal: Inside the Nine as Himself
2005 Metal: A Headbanger's Journey as Himself
2005 Doctor Who (1 episode) as Roar of Fisher King
2004 Slipknot: Rock in Rio Lisboa 2004 as Vocals
2003 QI (1 episode)
2002 Slipknot: Disasterpieces as Himself
2002 Rollerball as Slipknot Band Member

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