Corey Taylor is an American public entertainment figure. In the music industry, Taylor plays almost every role. He doubles up as a singer and a songwriter. Corey Taylor is also an actor and, in addition, writes books. Corey Taylor rose to fame after his involvement with the rock bands Slipknot and Stone sour bands as a lyricist and a lead singer.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Corey Taylor Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
On December 8, 1973, Corey Todd Taylor was born in Des Moines, Iowa. In the absence of his father, he was raised by a single mother. Corey Taylor has one sister. Corey Taylor’s formative years were turbulent to the extent that at the age of fifteen, Taylor became a drug addict. This prompted his grandmother to take Corey Taylor’s. At age 18, the singer cum musician made an unsuccessful suicide attempt. Taylor met his father for the first time at the age of 30.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Corey Todd Taylor|
|Age:||46 years old|
|Birth Date:||December 8th, 1973|
|Birth Place:||Des Moines, Lowa, US|
|Spouse:||Pamela Anne Casselberry|
|Children:||Griffin Parker, Angeline|
|Profession:||Singer, songwriter, guitarist, actor, and author|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$12 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Corey Taylor is currently 46 years old, with a height of around 1.7 meters. He weighs 65 kg or 143 pounds and is blessed with light brown hair and blue eyes.
Education, School/College University
Corey Taylor had to leave high school early due to an unfortunate incident involving some macaroni and cheese. Taylor never went to college at all.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Corey Taylor was born on 8th December 1973 in Des Moines, Iowa, in the United States. Together with his sister, Taylor was raised by his mother, who was a single parent in Waterloo in a farmhouse basement. Due to the troubled and turbulent upbringing, Taylor went into drugs resulting in his grandmother taking him into her custody.
Taylor is an American national with a rich ethnicity blend. Taylor’s paternal ancestors lived in German and Native America. On the side of his mother, Taylor has ancestry in Holland and Ireland. On matters religion, Corey Taylor is an avowed atheist.
Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
In 2002, Taylor was involved with his then-fiancée, Scarlett, and the two had a son and named him Griffin Parker. Earlier on, Taylor had a daughter named Angeline, who was born in 1992 from an earlier relationship. Taylor and Scarlett married on March 11, 2004, and divorced in 2007.
Taylor married Stephanie on November 13, 2009, On December 28, 2017; Taylor announced on him that he and Stephanie had been separated. On April 7, 2019, it was announced on his Instagram page that he became engaged to ‘Cherry Bombs’ creator Alicia Dove. In total, Taylor has three children, two daughters and a son named Angeline, Aravis, and Griffin Parker Taylor, respectively.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Engaged|
|When did he get married? (married date):||Stephanie Luby (m. 2009–2017), Scarlett Stone (m. 2004–2007)|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Corey Taylor Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Alicia Dove|
|Kids:||Griffin, Angeline, and Aravis|
Professional Life and Career
In 1993, Corey Taylor, and some of his friends recorded a demo album after forming the hard rock band named Stone Sour. Corey was approached by the band Slipknot in 1997, and as a result, he abandoned Stone sour for some time. Corey performed his first gig with this band without any mask. A month later, he performed again, this time while wearing a mask.
After these two performances, Taylor and his fellow mates released the band’s self-titled debut album, which debuted at number 1 on Top Heatseekers chart. The band’s second album, ‘Iowa,’ released in August 2001 at number 1 on UK Albums Chart and at number 3 at the Billboard 200. In 2002, Taylor rejoined Stone Sour to record the band’s debut album released on August 27, 2002.
The band’s second album ‘Come Whatever May’ was released in 2006. In 2010, Stone Sour’s third album named ‘Audio Secrecy’ was released in 2010. After the release of the third album, Taylor started working on the band’s double album ‘House of Gold and Bones’. In October 2012, the first part of the album was released and the second part in April 2013.
Awards & Nominations
Slipknot, a band of which Corey Taylor was part of received one Grammy award from seven nominations. Corey Taylor also won seven Kerrang Awards from twenty-four nominations as a member of Slipknot. Other awards and nominations that are part of Corey’s achievements include Metal Hammer Golden Gods Award, MTV Europe Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, and Total Guitar Readers Awards. Corey’s biggest reward was his nomination for the best rock vocalist of all time.
Corey Taylor Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2020
As of February 2020, Corey Taylor has an estimated net worth of about $12 million. Taylor’s primary source of income is his music career.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Corey Taylor is not new to controversy. From his problems with addiction to the multiple suicide attempts, Taylor’s life seems to be surrounded by unending rumors and controversies. In addition to this, after his separation with Stephanie in 2017, there were rumors about his involvement with Alicia Dove. Taylor put an end to this controversy through his Instagram page by announcing his engagement to Alicia Dove in 2020.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Corey Taylor Facebook page has around 2.2 million fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 400,000 followers. Corey Taylor Instagram account has around 1.7m million followers, while on YouTube, Corey Taylor has around 10 million subscribers.
Though Corey Taylor’s formative years were turbulent, he managed to change his fortunes through music. Some remnants of his troubled upbringing, such as addiction, however still dog him to date.