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Corey Taylor


American rock singer known to be the lead vocalist of Slipknot and of Rock Sour. He was became a member of in Slipknot by drummer Shawn Crahan, guitarists Mick Thomson and Jim Main, bassist Chris Fehn, DJ Sid Wilson and keyboardist Craig Jones. He struggled having a drug addiction as an adolescent. His grandmother took him in and helped support and foster his quest for a musical career. He released a book called Seven Deadly Sins: Settling The Argument Between Born Bad And Damaged Good in 2011. He married his third wife, Stephanie Luby, on November 13, 2009. He has two daughters named Aravis and Angeline and a son named Griffin. He collaborated with Travis Barker around the 2010 song, “BY MYSELF.”

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Full Name Corey Taylor
Date Of Birth December 8, 1973
Place Of Birth Des Moines, IA
Height 1.7 m
Profession Metal Singer
Nationality American
Spouse Stephanie Luby, Scarlett Stone
Children Angeline Taylor, Griffin Parker Taylor, Aravis Taylor
Awards Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance, Kerrang! Award for Best Live Band, Kerrang! Award for Best International Band, Kerrang! Award for Best Track, Kerrang! Icon Award, Kerrang! Award for Best International Live Act, Duality, Psychosocial, Snuff
Music Groups Duality, Snuff, Psychosocial, Slipknot, Stone Sour, Kings of Chaos, Teenage Time Killers, Junk Beer Kidnap Band
Nominations Kerrang! Tweeter of the Year Award
Movies Sharknado: The 4th Awakens, Fear Clinic, Behind the Mask, Sepultura Endurance
Star Sign Sagittarius

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Slipknot: XIX2015Video short writer: "Psychosocial"
Rage2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Sound City2013Documentary performer: "From Can to Can't" / writer: "From Can to Can't"
Metal Evolution2012TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock2010Video Game writer: "Psychosocial"
Madden NFL 20102009Video Game writer: "Duality"
Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock2007Video Game writer: "Before I Forget"
Final Fight: Streetwise2006Video Game writer: "Pulse of the Maggots"
Amplitude2003Video Game "I Am Hated"
Disasterpieces2002Video writer: "People=Shit", "Liberate", "Left Behind", "Eeyore", "Disasterpiece", "Purity", "Gently", "Eyeless", "My Plague", "New Abortion", "Heretic Anthem", "Spit It Out", "Wait and Bleed", "sic", "Surfacing"
Resident Evil2002writer: "My Plague New Abuse Mix"
Slipknot: Welcome to Our Neighborhood1999Video short writer: "Spit It Out", "Wait And Bleed", "Left Behind", "My Plague"



The Devil in I2014Short
Mad Genius2010TV SeriesMusician
Rollerball2002Slipknot Band Member
Slipknot: Welcome to Our Neighborhood1999Video shortNumber 8
Officer Downe2016Headcase Harry
Sharknado 4: The 4th Awakens2016TV MovieFrankie
Doctor Who2015TV SeriesRoar of Fisher King
Slipknot: XIX2015Video short
Fear Clinic2015Bauer



QI2016TV SeriesHimself
Alternative Press Music Awards2015TV SpecialHimself
Doctor Who Extra2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Larry King Now2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Roast on the Range2014VideoHimself
As the Palaces Burn2014DocumentaryHimself
That Metal Show2011-2013TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Fuse Follows2013TV Series documentaryHimself
Stone Sour: Live from Los Angeles2013TV MovieHimself
Sound City2013DocumentaryHimself
Golden Gods Awards2012TV SpecialHimself
The Rock & Roll Roast of Zakk Wylde2012TV MovieHimself
Slipknot: Goat - The 10th Anniversary of Iowa2011DocumentaryHimself
The Daily Habit2011TV SeriesHimself
Tosh.02010TV SeriesHimself
How Weed Won the West2010DocumentaryHimself
Family Values Tour 20062006Video documentaryHimself - Stone Sour
Voliminal: Inside the Nine2006Video documentaryHimself
Get Thrashed: The Story of Thrash Metal2006DocumentaryHimself
Metal: A Headbanger's Journey2005DocumentaryHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2000-2005TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2002-2004TV SeriesHimself
Headbangers Ball2003TV SeriesHimself
Cable TV2003TV SeriesHimself
We Sold Our Souls for Rock 'n Roll2001DocumentaryHimself (Slipknot)

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Provokation2015Documentary shortHimself
Stone Sour: The Dark2015Video short uncredited

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