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Zakk Wylde

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14, 1967
Bayonne, NJ
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14, 1967 (age 54)
Bayonne, NJ


Multi-instrumentalist who founded heavy metal band Black Label Society. He was known for his long association with Ozzy Osbourne.

Before Fame

He had one goal in life starting at age eight: to play the guitar. He practiced obsessively, sometimes up to 12 hours a day, even during the school day.


He was recognized for the bulls-eye design on his guitar. He was also known for his mastery of the pinch harmonic.

Family Life

He fathered four children with his wife Barbaranne: Hayley Rae, Hendrix, Sabbath, and Jesse.

Associated With

He collaborated with William Shatner on the legendary actor's spoken-word cover version of Iron Man for Shatner's third studio album, Seeking Major Tom, from 2011.