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Jerry Cantrell

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Birthday
18, 1966
Birthplace
Tacoma, WA
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
18, 1966 (age 52)
Birthplace
Tacoma, WA

About

Guitarist and songwriter with the grunge and rock band Alice in Chains who also pursued a solo career.

Before Fame

He was raised on country music and says he considers himself half-redneck. One of his first bands was Diamond Lie.

Trivia

He was the president of his award-winning school choir and sang the national anthem at sports events.

Family Life

His father is a Vietnam veteran; Jerry dedicated the song "Rooster" to him.

Associated With

Cantrell's song "Rooster" has been used in several television shows and in the Judd Apatow film This is 40.