Zakk Wylde

1967 - Today

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Zachary Phillip Wylde (born Jeffrey Phillip Wielandt; January 14, 1967) is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is best known for his tenure as the lead guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne and as the founder, lead guitarist, and lead singer of the heavy metal band Black Label Society. His signature bulls-eye design appears on many of his guitars and is widely recognized. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zakk Wylde has received more than 3,433,439 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Zakk Wylde is the 836th most popular musician (down from 824th in 2019), the 4,192nd most popular biography from United States (down from 3,997th in 2019) and the 298th most popular American Musician.

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  • 31

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  • 3.25

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Among musicians, Zakk Wylde ranks 836 out of 2,675Before him are Teddy Wilson, Hank Jones, János Starker, Mick Ronson, Chuck Schuldiner, and Pitbull. After him are John Lurie, Myung-whun Chung, Steve Jones, Simon Phillips, Juan Luis Guerra, and Louis Jordan.

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Among people born in 1967, Zakk Wylde ranks 92Before him are Aron Winter, Melanie Thornton, Ty Burrell, Rufus Sewell, Ciro Ferrara, and Chuck Schuldiner. After him are Mino Raiola, David Ginola, Dave Matthews, Mustafa Al-Kadhimi, Chris Benoit, and Michel Hazanavicius.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Zakk Wylde ranks 4,192 out of 15,968Before him are Thomas Sowell (1930), Kristen Bell (1980), Pitbull (1981), Paul Reiser (1957), Emma Lazarus (1849), and Julianna Margulies (1966). After him are Mike Love (1941), John Lurie (1952), Howard Pyle (1853), Robert Ettinger (1918), Moe Howard (1897), and Anthony Zerbe (1936).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Zakk Wylde ranks 298Before him are Donald "Duck" Dunn (1941), Otis Rush (1934), Teddy Wilson (1912), Hank Jones (1918), Chuck Schuldiner (1967), and Pitbull (1981). After him are John Lurie (1952), Louis Jordan (1908), Albert Collins (1932), Paul Kantner (1941), Krist Novoselic (1965), and Daron Malakian (1975).

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