Zakk Wylde

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Metal Singer
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Date of Birth January 14, 1967
Place of Birth Bayonne, New Jersey
Age 54 years old
Horoscope Capricorn

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Zakk Wylde

Zachary Phillip Wylde is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and actor. He is best known for his tenure as the lead guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne and as the founder, lead guitarist, and lead singer of the heavy metal band Black Label Society. His signature bulls-eye design appears on many of his guitars and is widely recognized. He was also the lead guitarist and vocalist of Pride and Glory, who released one self-titled album in 1994 before disbanding. As a solo artist, he released the albums Book of Shadows and Book of Shadows II.

Birth name: Jeffrey Phillip Wielandt
Born: January 14, 1967, Bayonne, New Jersey, U.S.
Origin: Jackson, New Jersey, U.S.
Genres: Heavy metal, hard rock, sludge metal, groove metal, Southern rock
Occupation(s): Musician, singer, songwriter, actor
Instruments: Guitar, bass, vocals, keyboards, piano, harmonica, banjo
Years active: 1987–present
Labels: Geffen, Spitfire, Inside Out, Artemis, Roadrunner, Epic, Sony
Associated acts: Black Label Society, Ozzy Osbourne, Pride and Glory, Steel Dragon, Britny Fox, Black Sabbath
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About Zakk Wylde

Multi-instrumentalist who founded heavy metal band Black Label Society. He was known for his long association with Ozzy Osbourne.

Before Fame

He had one goal in life starting at age eight: to play the guitar. He practiced obsessively, sometimes up to 12 hours a day, even during the school day.

Achievement

He was recognized for the bulls-eye design on his guitar. He was also known for his mastery of the pinch harmonic.

Family Life

He fathered four children with his wife Barbaranne: Hayley Rae, Hendrix, Sabbath, and Jesse.

Associations

He collaborated with William Shatner on the legendary actor's spoken-word cover version of Iron Man for Shatner's third studio album, Seeking Major Tom, from 2011.

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