Most Sinister Rock Musicians
The Top Ten
1 Tori Amos
2 David Bowie
David Robert Jones was born in London on January 8, 1947, the son of a fundraiser and a waitress. He died in New York on January 10, 2016 at the age of 69, a hero to millions. ...read more.
He wrote a song about child murder
3 Corey Taylor (Slipnot/Stone Sour)
Corey Todd Taylor was born in December 8, 1973. He is an American musician, author, and actor best known as the lead singer and lyricist of the Nu-metal band Slipknot and hard rock/alternative metal band Stone Sour.
He's the badass-ness-ness of everything rock!
4 Jimmy Page (Led Zeppelin)
James Patrick Page is an English musician, songwriter, and record producer who achieved international success as the guitarist and founder of the rock band Led Zeppelin.
No one's scarier, greater or more complicated. I'm surprised he doesn't have the whole world on their knees for him...
He worships the devil... Kinda Ironic Because he's a guitar GOD
5 Al Jourgensen (Ministry)
6 Leonard Cohen
Leonard Norman Cohen was a Canadian singer, songwriter, poet and novelist . Cohen died on November 7, 2016 at the age of 82 .
7 Maynard James Keenan (Tool/A Perfect Circle)
Maynard James Keenan, often referred to by his initials MJK, is an American musician, record producer, winemaker, and actor, best known as the vocalist for Grammy Award-winning progressive metal band Tool.
8 Trent Reznor (Nine Inch Nails)
9 Brotha Lynch Hung
He's a rapper. Not a rocker.
10 Sascha Koneitzko (KMFDM)
11 Marilyn Manson
Brian Hugh Warner, better known by his stage name Marilyn Manson, is an American musician, songwriter, actor, painter, multimedia artist, author, and former music journalist.
12 Tom 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.
13 Ozzy Osbourne
John Michael "Ozzy" Osbourne was born on December 3, 1948. He is also known as ''The Prince of Darkness''. Ozzy is an English singer, songwriter, and television personality. He rose to prominence in the early 1970s as the lead vocalist of the band Black Sabbath. Osbourne was fired from Black Sabbath ...read more.
14 Chris Barnes (Cannibal Corpse)
Chris Barnes is an American musician mainly noted for his deep-throat vocals, explicitly violent lyrics.
15 Alice Cooper
Alice Cooper is an American singer, songwriter, musician and occasional actor whose career spans over five decades.
16 Arthur Brown
17 Till Lindemann (Rammstein)
18 George "Corpsegrinder" Fisher (Cannibal Corpse)
George "Corpsegrinder" Fisher is an American extreme metal vocalist for the American death metal band Cannibal Corpse and the lesser-known melodic death metal band Paths of Possession.
19 Travis Ryan (Cattle Decapitation)
Travis Ryan Collins, who goes by the stage name Travis Ryan, is an American musician known for being the vocalist of the Deathgrind band Cattle Decapitation.
20 Chuck Schuldiner (Death)
Charles Michael "Chuck" Schuldiner was an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist, best known as the founder and vocalist, guitarist and bassist of the American heavy metal band Death. He is considered the most influential figure in Death Metal, with some publications referring to Chuck as the "Godfather ...read more.