Layne Staley

Layne Thomas Staley was an American musician who served as the lead singer and co-songwriter of the rock band Alice in Chains, which he founded with guitarist Jerry Cantrell in Seattle, Washington in 1987. Alice in Chains rose to international fame as part of the grunge movement of the early 1990s. In 2002, Staley was found dead in his home of a drug overdose.

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Lists Featuring Layne Staley

Best Singers of All Time Most Unique Singing Voices
Best Grunge Singers Top Ten Best Male Rock Vocalists
Greatest Rock Voices Top Ten Saddest Musician Deaths
Top Ten Best Rock Singers Best Male Singers
Greatest Heavy Metal/Hard Rock Vocalists Greatest Rocker Who Died of Alcohol or Drugs

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