Scott Ian

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Scott Ian (born Scott Ian Rosenfeld, December 31, 1963) is an American musician, best known as the rhythm guitarist and co-founder of the thrash metal band Anthrax. Ian is the guitarist and a founding member of the crossover thrash band Stormtroopers of Death for which he is also the lyricist. He has hosted The Rock Show on VH1 and has appeared on VH1's I Love the... Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Scott Ian has received more than 1,478,123 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Scott Ian is the 1,596th most popular musician (down from 1,396th in 2019), the 8,019th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,700th in 2019) and the 673rd most popular American Musician.

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  • 3.59

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Among musicians, Scott Ian ranks 1,596 out of 2,675Before him are Mike Ratledge, Dan Hartman, Paul Bostaph, Butch Vig, Max Weinberg, and George Lynch. After him are Buddy Miles, The Rev, Jack Johnson, Percy Heath, Juan Atkins, and Edwin Hawkins.

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Among people born in 1963, Scott Ian ranks 313Before him are Ha-Joon Chang, Karin Keller-Sutter, Carmen Machi, Nina Ananiashvili, Grzegorz Schetyna, and Sükhbaataryn Batbold. After him are Slobodan Dubajić, David Koepp, Olha Bryzhina, Dmitry Rogozin, Vasile Tarlev, and John Delaney.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Scott Ian ranks 8,019 out of 15,968Before him are Roger Clemens (1962), Frederick Schule (1879), ASAP Rocky (1988), Mick Garris (1951), Max Weinberg (1951), and George Lynch (1954). After him are Buddy Miles (1947), The Rev (1981), Corinne Griffith (1894), Anne Dudek (1975), Troy Baker (1976), and Toni Basil (1943).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Scott Ian ranks 673Before him are Bernie Leadon (1947), Dan Hartman (1950), Paul Bostaph (1964), Butch Vig (1955), Max Weinberg (1951), and George Lynch (1954). After him are Buddy Miles (1947), The Rev (1981), Jack Johnson (1975), Percy Heath (1923), Juan Atkins (1962), and Edwin Hawkins (1943).

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