Last Updated: 27 Apr, 2023 | Views: 473
Other Profession(s): Singer, Record Producer, Song writer, Filmmaker, Voice actor
Rob Zombie, popular musician was born on January 12, 1965. Aside from being an American musician, he is also a singer, songwriter, record producer, filmmaker, and voice actor as well. There is a special sense of horror and sci-fi in his music and lyrics, and he has been praised for the musicality and theatricality of his live performances. Approximately 15 million albums have been sold worldwide by him. Originally, Zombie achieved fame for his work as the frontman and founding member of the heavy metal band White Zombie and released four albums with them.
Rob Zombie Career:
With Yseult and Cummings, White Zombie would become one of the most established bands in the music industry. Their relationship ended after seven years of dating, but they still worked together in the band for the remainder of their lives.
Having released their fourth extended play in 1991, the band attracted the attention of Geffen Records; in 1992, the band released their third studio album, La Sexorcisto: Devil Music Volume One, under the label's management.
In 1997, nearly two years before Zombie had officially broken up with the band, work on his debut solo album began.
On August 25, 1998, Zombie delivered Hellbilly Deluxe: 13 Tales of Cadaverous Cavorting Inside the Spookshow International, his debut album as a solo artist.
In fact, Zombie was in the process of directing his directorial debut with the film The Crow: 2037 for which he also wrote the script for the film.
On November 13, 2001, Zombie released their second studio album, The Sinister Urge, which is their second studio album to date.
The following year, following the release of his third studio album, Zombie decided to focus on his career as a director instead of pursuing a musical career.
In April of this year, Zombie announced that he would begin working on his sixth studio album, a project he had begun working on in the early months of the following year.
Rob Zombie Unknown Facts:
During the late 1980s and early 1990s, Zombie dated White Zombie bandmate Sean Yseult, although after the band broke up, they continued to work together in the band as a whole.
As a rule, Zombie avoids speaking publicly about his political and religious beliefs, though he has mentioned in the past that his mother once considered becoming a nun due to her religious beliefs.