List of famous hard rock musicians with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline, etc.

A subgenre of rock music, hard rock is characterised by powerful vocals, heavy drums, and bass guitar. The genre originated in the mid-1960s. Here are some of the most popular hard rock musicians of all time.
Dave Grohl Dave Grohl
American

Tommy Lee Tommy Lee
Greek, American

Nikki Sixx Nikki Sixx
American

Rick Rubin Rick Rubin
American
Neal Peart Neil Peart
Canadian

Mick Mars Mick Mars
American

Ace Frehley Ace Frehley
American

Joe WalshJoe Walsh
American
Meat LoafMeat Loaf
American

Roger WatersRoger Waters
British

Suzi QuatroSuzi Quatro
American

Ronnie James DioRonnie James Dio
American
Randy RhoadsRandy Rhoads
American

Dimebag DarrellDimebag Darrell
American
Robert TrujilloRobert Trujillo
American

Sammy HagarSammy Hagar
American

Leif GarrettLeif Garrett
American
BucketheadBuckethead
American

Jason NewstedJason Newsted
American
Billy GibbonsBilly Gibbons
American

Ann WilsonAnn Wilson
American

Richie SamboraRichie Sambora
American
Mike DMike D
American
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Ritchie BlackmoreRitchie Blackmore
British
Peter SteelePeter Steele
American

Glenn DanzigGlenn Danzig
American

Paul RodgersPaul Rodgers
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Tony IommiTony Iommi
British
Jerry CantrellJerry Cantrell
American

Ginger BakerGinger Baker
British

Eddie MoneyEddie Money
American

Chad SmithChad Smith
American

Kevin DuBrowKevin DuBrow
American
Terry KathTerry Kath
American

Andrew W.K.Andrew W.K.
American
Jeff PorcaroJeff Porcaro
American

Till LindemannTill Lindemann
German

Cherie CurrieCherie Currie
American
Scott StappScott Stapp
American

Dee SniderDee Snider
American
David DraimanDavid Draiman
American

Ian GillanIan Gillan
British

Duff McKaganDuff McKagan
American

Zak StarkeyZak Starkey
British

OrianthiOrianthi
Australian
Joey JordisonJoey Jordison
American

Midge UreMidge Ure
British

Steve LukatherSteve Lukather
American

Brad DelpBrad Delp
American
Jello BiafraJello Biafra
American
Ray DaviesRay Davies
British

Phil RuddPhil Rudd
Australian

Jason BonhamJason Bonham
British

Mick RonsonMick Ronson
-
Peter CrissPeter Criss
American

Alex LifesonAlex Lifeson
Canadian
The RevThe Rev
American

Izzy StradlinIzzy Stradlin
American

Jimmy BarnesJimmy Barnes
Australian
Richey EdwardsRichey Edwards
British

Lou GrammLou Gramm
American
Neal SchonNeal Schon
American

Billy SquierBilly Squier
American

Stevie YoungStevie Young
British
Steven AdlerSteven Adler
American

Dweezil ZappaDweezil Zappa
American
Doyle Wolfgang von FrankensteinDoyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein
American

Myles KennedyMyles Kennedy
American

Dusty HillDusty Hill
American

Chris SladeChris Slade
British
Geezer ButlerGeezer Butler
British

Tim CommerfordTim Commerford
American

Robby KriegerRobby Krieger
American

Kyle GassKyle Gass
American

Nuno BettencourtNuno Bettencourt
Portuguese, American
Wendy O. WilliamsWendy O. Williams
American

Eric CarrEric Carr
American
John DolmayanJohn Dolmayan
Lebanese, American

Chad GilbertChad Gilbert
American

James IhaJames Iha
Japanese, American
Joe ElliottJoe Elliott
British

Mitch MitchellMitch Mitchell
British
Tommy ShawTommy Shaw
American

Del ShannonDel Shannon
American
Brad WilkBrad Wilk
American

Cozy PowellCozy Powell
British

Klaus MeineKlaus Meine
German
Mike McCreadyMike McCready
American

Cliff WilliamsCliff Williams
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Billy SheehanBilly Sheehan
American