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Zakk Wylde

Zakk Wylde’s profile picture
Net worth 2018: $16 Million
Industry: Musicians
Residence: Bayonne
Country: United States
BirthDay: 14 January 1967
Sigh: Aquarius
Height: 1.88 m
Education: Jackson Memorial High School

Zakk Wylde was bornon 14 January 1967 in Bayonne, American, is Musician. Best known for his legendary association with Ozzy Osbourne, Zakk Wylde is one of the most legendary names in the world of ‘heavy metal’. Starting his musical journey at a tender age, he created such music which has provided solace to listeners all around the globe. ‘Stone Henge’ was Zakk’s first band and only the beginning of what was to follow. Wylde had since associated himself with various local bands in New Jersey before landing his big break with Ozzy Osbourne. After a blazing debut and several record breaking hits, he left Ozzy to form his own band ‘Black Label Society’. However, he did return to Ozzy and has also appeared as a guest in several of his albums. He has also been a songwriter and producer. It has been a decade and ‘Black Label Society’ has inspired a number of rock bands and fans all over the world who are now popularly known as the ‘Berzekers’. The band spreads the mantra— ‘Strength, Determination, Merciless, Forever’, SDMF in short. Wylde has led the ‘Berzerkers’ to create a heavy metal band which has in every way stood firm to his beliefs and vision. Scroll further to learn more interesting information on this personality.


$16 Million


In 2015 NAMM show, he announced his new company called Wylde Audio and gave a glimpse of his new line of custom guitars and amplifiers


In May 2011, the ‘Black Label Society’ released the single, ‘The Song Remains Not the Same’


Along with guest singers, Chad Kroeger and Ludacris, he was the lead guitarist for the single, ‘Porn Star Dancing’, in 2010


His health has been a matter of concern, and he was hospitalized in 2009 for blood clots


In the ‘Ozzfest’ in 2006, Wylde played with the ‘Black Label Society’ and with Ozzy on different dates


The song ‘In this River’ was dedicated by Wylde to his close friend Darell ‘Dimebag’ Abott who was murdered in 2004


In 1996, he released his first solo album ‘Book of Shadows’


In 1995, he left Ozzy to form his own band ‘Black Label Society’ which went on to become one of the most popular bands of its time


‘No rest for the Wicked’ was his first album in collaboration with Ozzy Osbourne, in 1988


His big break came when Ozzy Osbourne selected him to be the lead guitarist and co-writer for his band, in 1987


He graduated from Jackson Memorial High School in 1985


Zakk Wylde was born as Jeffrey Phillip Wielandt on January 14, 1967, in Bayonne, New Jersey

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