Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford has always lived a loud and proud heavy metal life, but only in during an MTV interview did he become the first metal icon to announce he is gay. Rock memoirs are littered with tales of life on the edge, of course. Halford is now pushing back against the way these life-or-death realities are often minimized or even dismissed. It's a tough thing to do even in today's world. You'd think it would be easy, but it's not for some people.
The Story Behind The Song: Judas Priest's Breaking The Law
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As frontman with Judas Priest and one of the first openly gay metal stars, Rob Halford is a true pioneer. The Metal God looks back on his life and times. Not for nothing do they call Rob Halford the Metal God. But we start by going right back to the beginning…. I was born on 25th August And then of course my mum and dad moved to Walsall where I still have a house.
Judas Priest’s Rob Halford Offers Advice for Closeted Gay Metalheads
The Grammy-winning Judas Priest singer, 69, on brainwashing, Nostradamus and Confess, his new autobiography. Every gay person has that journey of self-discovery and I discuss the effects that having to hide my sexuality had on me. Not really.
Judas Priest are an English heavy metal band formed in Birmingham in They have sold over 50 million copies of their albums, and are frequently ranked as one of the greatest metal bands of all time. Despite an innovative and pioneering body of work in the latter half of the s, the band had struggled with indifferent record production and a lack of major commercial success until , when they rose to commercial success with the album British Steel. The band's membership has seen much turnover, including a revolving cast of drummers in the s and the departure of singer Rob Halford in