Corey Taylor Biography
(Lead Vocalist and Lyricist of the Bands ‘Slipknot’ and ‘Stone Sour’)
Birthday: December 8, 1973 (Sagittarius)
Born In: Des Moines, Iowa, United States
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.