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We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Corey Taylor

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Larry Fitzmaurice | September 2, 2020 - 2:11 pm

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The 10 Most Memorable “Purple Rain” Covers In A Year Without Prince

Prince was far more than just "Purple Rain." He could write an amazing ballad with the best of them, but his career was always such…
Nate Patrin | April 21, 2017 - 2:21 pm

More Corey Taylor stories

Watch Corey Taylor Cover “(What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding”

Slipknot/Stone Sour leader Corey Taylor is a month away from releasing his first-ever solo album. Last week, we talked to him for the latest entry…
James Rettig | September 6, 2020 - 10:25 am

Code Orange – “The Hunt” (Feat. Corey Taylor) & “3 Knives”

Last year, the skull-smashing Pittsburgh-based hardcore-sludge unit Code Orange leveled up with their third LP, Forever. It was also the band's first release on Roadrunner,…
Michael Nelson | June 21, 2018 - 11:51 am

Hear Britt Daniel, Sun Kil Moon, Car Seat Headrest & More Cover David Bowie On Howard Stern Special

Britt Daniel, Sun Kil Moon, Car Seat Headrest, and over 20 other musicians covered their favorite David Bowie songs during a special tribute on Howard…
Peter Helman | February 10, 2018 - 3:42 pm

Howard Stern Announces David Bowie Tribute Special Featuring Car Seat Headrest, Britt Daniel, Sun Kil Moon, Garbage, Michael Penn & Aimee Mann, & More

Howard Stern will pay tribute to late rock icon David Bowie on Friday night with a special on his Howard 101 SiriusXM satellite radio station…
Gil Kaufman / Billboard | February 6, 2018 - 10:02 am

Slipknot Vs. Nickelback Round 4: Corey Taylor Calls Chad Kroeger “Captain Ego From Planet Douche”

Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger started the best/worst beef of all time last month when he took some shots at his former Roadrunner Records labelmates Slipknot:…
Peter Helman | July 27, 2017 - 9:44 pm

Slipknot Singer Says Nickelback Singer “Is To Rock What KFC Is To Chicken”

The Slipknot-Nickelback beef of 2017 is exactly what we as a society deserve, and a new wrinkle has just been added to the fight's spooky…
James Rettig | June 28, 2017 - 3:42 pm

Slipknot Singer Says Nickelback Singer Is An Idiot Who Has “A Face Like A Foot”

It's hot out here in these early-'00s butt-rock streets! Earlier this week, Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger started a blood feud with former Roadrunner labelmates Slipknot,…
Tom Breihan | June 21, 2017 - 12:17 pm

Nickelback Are Beefing With Slipknot

NOT CLICKHOLE: Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger has beef with Slipknot's Corey Taylor. The two were once labelmates back when Nickelback and Taylor's other group Stone…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 19, 2017 - 5:20 pm

Watch Bush, Live, & Corey Taylor Cover Chris Cornell At Rock On The Range

Soundgarden were supposed to play at the Columbus, OH Rock On The Range festival this weekend. After Chris Cornell's unexpected death, the whole festival basically…
Peter Helman | May 20, 2017 - 12:07 pm

Slipknot Frontman Defends Smacking Phone Out Of Distracted Fan’s Hands

Slipknot's Corey Taylor recently smacked a cell phone out of a distracted fan's hands at a show, which may or may not be reasonable depending…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 23, 2016 - 11:11 am

Watch Corey Taylor Eject Another Fan From Slipknot Concert

Slipknot's latest tour has been pretty, well, knotty. Frontman Corey Taylor already took a bad spill onstage a little over a couple weeks ago. Disrespectful…
Collin Robinson | August 16, 2016 - 3:57 pm

Watch Slipknot Frontman Knock Phone Out Of Distracted Fan’s Hands

Masked Iowa metal stars Slipknot would like to make it clear that you're not allowed to play Pokémon Go at their shows -- at least,…
Tom Breihan | July 11, 2016 - 9:40 am

Slipknot Frontman Takes Hard Fall Onstage Weeks After Spinal Surgery

A few weeks ago, Corey Taylor, frontman of masked Iowa metal insurgents Slipknot, suffered what he called a broken neck. His band had to reschedule…
Tom Breihan | June 30, 2016 - 10:01 am