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Cristina Scabbia

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6, 1972
Milan, Italy
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6, 1972 (age 48)
Milan, Italy


Italian vocalist best known as the lead singer of the Italian gothic metal band Lacuna Coil. She has also appeared as a guest vocalist on a number of metal albums.

Before Fame

She began touring as a backing vocalists for various bands in 1991 and joined Lacuna Coil when the band's name was Ethereal. Initially, she was brought on to be a session singer for the band.


She provided vocals for the 2013 Ayreon album The Theory of Everything.

Family Life

She began a relationship with Slipknot guitarist Jim Root in 2004.

Associated With

She and her close friend Vinnie Paul became co-authors of an advice column for the rock magazine Revolver.