The Duke of Metal who founded the Atlanta-based rap metal band Stuck Mojo who also worked with Fozzy.
He grew up listening to AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Van Halen, and Rush.
Ward's music influenced Limp Bizkit and Rage Against the Machine's rap core stylings.
His father bought him a Fender Mustang guitar for $35.
Like Ward, Billy Sheehan also played on a Fender guitar.