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Shawn Crahan

Shawn Crahan Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1969
Place of Birth Des Moines, Iowa
Age 51 years old
Zodiac Sign Libra
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Shawn Crahan

Michael Shawn Crahan, commonly known as the stage character "Clown", is an American musician, is one of the two background percussionists / vocalists and co-founder of the heavy metal band Slipknot. When he performed with Slipknot he was also known as # 6. As of 2020, Crahan was the last remaining original member of the first Slipknot line before they split up in 1999. Crahan is the oldest member of Slipknot, having significant involvement in media production. by Slipknot, directs music videos to Slipknot. In addition to Slipknot, Crahan has two sub-project groups called To My Surprise and Dirty Little Rabbits. He also directed the 2016 film Officer Downe

Birth name Michael Shawn Crahan
Also known as Clown, #6, Bozo, Kong
Born September 24, 1969, Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.
Genres Alternative metal, nu metal
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter, record producer
Instruments Percussion, drums
Years active 1992–present
Labels Roadrunner, Big Orange Clown, Nuclear Blast, Pale One -ismist
Associated acts Slipknot, To My Surprise, Dirty Little Rabbits, Mudvayne
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About Shawn Crahan

Known as Clown, he performed with the Grammy Award-nominated heavy metal band, Slipknot alongside singer Corey Taylor, guitarists Mick Thomson and Jim Root, bassist Chris Fehn, DJ Sid Wilson, and keyboardist Craig Jones. He was also involved with much of the band's media presence.

Shawn Crahan before fame

His metal band was initially known as The Pale Ones in 1993, but they eventually changed it to Slipknot on drummer Joey Jordison's suggestion after they released a song with that name.

Achievement of Shawn Crahan

He's performed at Ozzfest. He's also played with the bands To My Surprise and Dirty Little Rabbits.

Shawn Crahan family life

He grew up in Iowa with his Irish parents; he married Chantel Crahan in 1992 and later fathered four children with her.

Associations of Shawn Crahan

He was hired to direct the film based on the graphic novel, "Officer Downe," by Joe Casey and Chris Burnham, in 2013; his producer was Mark Neveldine.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Shawn Crahan

  • Members of Slipknot (the band)
  • Metal beater
  • Musicians from Des Moines, Iowa
  • Director of music videos
  • Roadrunner Records Artists
  • Movie director
  • American heavy metal drummer
  • American heavy metal singer

Latest information about Shawn Crahan updated on June 14 2021.