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    Good Enough Dont disturb my Paradise's Avatar
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    Default Whos the oldest rocker/metal singer/musician?

    I had no clue until recently that Ronnie James Dio was aged 65. I looked on a few sites to clarify this, and yes, he was born in 1942.
    Does this make him the oldest rocker/Metal stalwart?

    Ian Gillian and Roger Glover would be in the early 60's too
    Jimmy Page is 63
    Mick Jagger and Keith Richards are about 63

    Any other candidates?
    What is understood need not be discussed

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    What about Ozzy.
    ALEX IS GOD!!!

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    REGIS?
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    ALEX IS GOD!!!

    I've been doin' this for 'bout 20 years now, and I'll tell ya, to this day I still don't know the right drumstick from the left drumstick -Alex Van Halen


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    Quote Originally Posted by vhrocker View Post
    What about Ozzy.
    Ozzy turns 59 this year, according to Wikipedia.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ozzy_Osbourne

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    B.B.King. 81 years old.
    The Sheep Pen Kiwi

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    Quote Originally Posted by Crazy Kiwi From The Heat View Post
    B.B.King. 81 years old.
    So is Chuck Berry......

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    Sammy Hagar

    Hey, he ain't young, but he can still kick some ass.
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    Peter Criss was born in 1945.

    Andy Summers '42.

    Sammy born in '47.

    Gene Simmons in '49.

    I think Lemmy is from the '40s too.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ChargerDave View Post
    Peter Criss was born in 1945.

    Andy Summers '42.

    Sammy born in '47.

    Gene Simmons in '49.

    I think Lemmy is from the '40s too.
    Unbelievable that Sammy and Robert Plant are almost the same age...

    It's also unbelievable that Sammy was 40 when he joined Van Halen....I think.....WOW.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by EvH_316_5150 View Post
    Unbelievable that Sammy and Robert Plant are almost the same age...

    It's also unbelievable that Sammy was 40 when he joined Van Halen....I think.....WOW.....
    Sam was 37 and Ed was 30 in 1985, but you would never even be able to tell. Six years, big difference especially when you compare it to the minimal difference between Dave and Ed. Pretty interesting if you ask me...
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    I read in the paper that Dio is 60...his voice has help up well.
    "Always hopeful, yet discontent,
    He knows changes aren't permanent
    But change is!"

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    Dio has that classically trained voice and it's held up terrifically over the last 30 odd years

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    Dio has been performing since the late 50's and recording since 1962. You can find a lot of his early stuff here.

    Here's a song that Dio/Sabbath fans will recognize, but this ain't from the Heaven & Hell tour, it's a much earlier cover by Dio's band Elf.
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    Yeah but isn't Lemmy from Motorhead like 69 or somthing...Oh wait I forgot Lemmy is timeless!!!!
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