Michael Angelo Batio

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Michael Angelo Batio (; born June, 1956), also known as Michael Angelo, Mike Batio or MAB, is an American heavy metal guitarist and columnist from Chicago, Illinois. He was the lead guitarist for the Los Angeles-based glam metal band Nitro in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Batio's work has encompassed many genres, but he is best known for playing heavy metal and its subgenres such as neoclassical metal, and speed metal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Angelo Batio has received more than 600,491 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Michael Angelo Batio is the 990th most popular musician (down from 878th in 2019), the 4,875th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,235th in 2019) and the 367th most popular American Musician.

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Among musicians, Michael Angelo Batio ranks 990 out of 2,675Before him are Lauryn Hill, Anthony Phillips, Charly García, Jim Croce, Wynton Kelly, and Dick Parry. After him are Ivan Lins, Mulatu Astatke, David Sanborn, Trịnh Công Sơn, Francis Goya, and Laurindo Almeida.

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Among people born in 1956, Michael Angelo Batio ranks 179Before him are Blackie Lawless, Lilli Carati, Vladimir Kulich, Hanni Wenzel, Gary Ross, and Joe Montana. After him are Mark St. John, Masafumi Yokoyama, Hans Enoksen, Al Corley, Gianni De Biasi, and Paulo Autuori.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Angelo Batio ranks 4,875 out of 15,968Before him are Chi McBride (1961), Leila Hyams (1905), Eli Roth (1972), Paige Turco (1965), Demi Lovato (1992), and Khloé Kardashian (1984). After him are Allan Sandage (1926), Johnny Knoxville (1971), Frankie Avalon (1940), Keenan Wynn (1916), Lawrence Tierney (1919), and David Sanborn (1945).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Michael Angelo Batio ranks 367Before him are Stanley Clarke (1951), Don Felder (1947), Terry Bozzio (1950), Lauryn Hill (1975), Jim Croce (1943), and Wynton Kelly (1931). After him are David Sanborn (1945), Scott LaFaro (1936), Levon Helm (1940), Frankie Laine (1913), Billy Cox (1939), and Matisyahu (1979).

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