John Cooper

Rock Singer

Birthday April 7, 1975

Birth Sign Aries

Birthplace Memphis, TN

Age 47 years old

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Lead singer and bassist of the Christian rock band Skillet. The band's 2009 album Awake peaked at #2 on the US Billboard charts and their albums Collide and Comatose both earned Grammy nominations.

Before Fame

He performed with the experimental rock band Seraph for about five years before founding Skillet in 1996.


He recorded vocals for Rabbi Kai on the soundtrack for !Hero: The Rock Opera.

Family Life

His wife Korey plays keyboards and guitars for Skillet. He has a son named Xavier and a daughter named Alex.

Associated With

He is featured on the title track of tobyMac's 2010 album Tonight.