Top 10 Born Again Christians in Metal and Rock


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1Dave Mustaine - Megadeth David Scott "Dave" Mustaine was born September 13, 1961. He is an American musician, singer, songwriter, actor and author. He is best known as the co-founder, guitarist, and lead singer of the American thrash metal band Megadeth, and well known as the original lead guitarist for the American heavy metal more.

I think Mustaine's the only Christian on here. I mean, he's modified lyrics and refused to play songs. Araya and Snider have not.

Dave mustaine is probably one of the most mysterious man - zxm

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2Dave Lombardo - SlayerDavid "Dave" Lombardo is a Cuban American drummer, best known as a co-founding member of the American thrash metal band Slayer.
3Tom Araya - Slayer Tomás Enrique "Tom" Araya Díaz is a Chilean American musician, best known as the bassist and vocalist of the American thrash metal band Slayer.
4Nicko McBrain - Iron Maiden Michael Henry "Nicko" McBrain is an English musician, best known as the drummer of the British heavy metal band Iron Maiden, which he joined in 1982.

"Without this church and this relationship with God, I don't know where I'd be right now. I just know that I want to be able to use my life for God." - Metal_Treasure

5Peter Steele - Type O Negative Petrus Thomas Ratajczyk, better known by his stage name Peter Steele, was the lead singer, bassist and composer for the gothic metal band Type O Negative.

"I was born a Roman Catholic and I think that I have gone back to my faith. You know, people ask me are you a born-again Christian and I said, No I am a dead-again Christian, I have always been dead. I believe in Jesus Christ and God and the whole thing but, you know, I don't shove it down anyone's throat. You know, it's a very private personal thing and faith is really strong." - Metal_Treasure

6Alice CooperAlice Cooper is an American singer, songwriter, musician and occasional actor whose career spans over five decades.

"Drinking beer is easy. Trashing your hotel room is easy. But being a Christian, that's a tough call. That's real rebellion! " - Metal_Treasure

7Dan Spitz - Anthrax
8Dee Snider - Twisted Sister
9Brian 'Head' Welch - Korn, Head

Not many quit a major band like Korn for their beliefs. In 2005, he stated that he has "chosen the Lord Jesus Christ as his savior, and will be dedicating his musical pursuits to that end." - Metal_Treasure

10Fieldy - Korn

His father, a born-again Christian, told him his dying wish was for his son to find God. - Metal_Treasure

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11David Ellefson - MegadethDavid Warren "Dave" Ellefson is an American bassist and co-founding member of the American thrash metal band Megadeth from 1983-2002 and again from 2010-present.

Ellefson, like his bandmate Dave Mustaine, is a committed Christian. "Well, I was actually brought up in a Christian household, so I have, you know, a pretty broad knowledge of it; and strayed from it for quite a while. And, now that I have children, I actually do go to church, so I've kinda sorta returned to it, you know? " - Metal_Treasure

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1. Dave Mustaine - Megadeth
2. Dave Lombardo - Slayer
3. Tom Araya - Slayer



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