Musical artists similar to or like Ian Gillan

English singer and songwriter. Wikipedia

  • Jon Lord

    English orchestral and rock composer, pianist, and Hammond organ player known for his pioneering work in fusing rock with classical or baroque forms, especially with Deep Purple. He also spent time in the bands Whitesnake, Paice Ashton Lord, The Artwoods, The Flower Pot Men and Santa Barbara Machine Head. Wikipedia

  • Tony Iommi

    British guitarist, songwriter, and producer. Lead guitarist, co-founder & leader of heavy metal band Black Sabbath, and was the band's primary composer and sole continuous member for nearly five decades. Wikipedia

  • Smoke on the Water

    Song by the English rock band Deep Purple. First released on their 1972 album Machine Head. Wikipedia

  • Ozzy Osbourne

    English singer, songwriter, and television personality. He rose to prominence during the 1970s as the lead vocalist of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, during which period he adopted the nickname "Prince of Darkness". Wikipedia

  • Roger Glover

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    • Deep Purple had fluctuated between styles in its early years, but by 1969 vocalist Ian Gillan and guitarist Ritchie Blackmore had led the band toward the developing heavy metal style.Heavy metal music-Wikipedia
    • This "Mark Two" line-up featuring rock singer Ian Gillan lasted until mid-1973, producing four studio albums (two of which reached No. 1 in the UK), and two live albums.Ritchie Blackmore-Wikipedia
    • During the 1987–1988 tour, Blackmore was reluctant to play "Smoke on the Water", and singer Ian Gillan apologised for his vocal range, which had become weaker than audiences expected.Ritchie Blackmore-Wikipedia
    • In 2011 WhoCares, a supergroup formed by Ian Gillan and Tony Iommi with the participation of a great number of rock artists, raised money to build the "Octet" music school in Gyumri (opened two years later).Gyumri-Wikipedia
    • The band settled on former Deep Purple vocalist Ian Gillan to replace Dio in December 1982.Black Sabbath-Wikipedia
    • Blackmore asked Ian Gillan, also formerly of Deep Purple, to replace Dio, but Gillan turned him down.Rainbow (rock band)-Wikipedia

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