Zack de la Rocha Biography
(Vocalist and Lyricist of the Rock Band 'Rage Against the Machine')
Birthday: January 12, 1970 (Capricorn)
Born In: Long Beach, California, United States
Zack de la Rocha is one of the biggest names in alternative music. Widely admired for his passionate political activism, Rocha is known for his trademark socially and politically conscious lyrics. Additional qualities that Rocha is reckoned with are aggressive dancing, frantic rap style delivery, wild stage antics, and fiery speeches, which reflect his views, during many concerts. He rose to fame as the frontman of the band, ‘Rage Against the Machine’. Each of the albums produced by the band has been well received by the audience, the selling of a total of 16 million copies worldwide stands as a testimony of the same. An outspoken advocator for peace and non-violence, he has been a dedicated human rights and civil rights activist and has raised a strong voice, with the help of music, against many political and social issues concerning the world, including the invasion in Iraq. Apart from working with the band, Rocha also serves as the founder for the music project ‘One Day as a Lion’. To learn more interesting and intriguing facts about his childhood, personal life and achievements in the field of music and political activism, scroll down and continue to read this biography.