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Bruce Dickinson

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Paul Bruce Dickinson (born 7 August 1958) is an English singer, airline pilot, fencer, broadcaster, author, director, musician, screenwriter, actor, marketing director, entrepreneur and songwriter best known as the vocalist of the heavy metal group Iron Maiden. Dickinson performed for some local bands including Styx (not the American band of the same name) in 1976, Speed, (1977–1978), and Shots in early 1979. He then joined the band Samson later in 1979, where he gained some popularity. In this band he went by the name of "Bruce Bruce." He left Samson in 1981, citing musical differences. Shortly afterwards, in 1981, Dickinson was hired as Iron Maiden's new vocalist, replacing Paul Di'Anno, and debuting for that band with the 1982 album The Number of the Beast. During his time in that band, they issued a series of high impact releases, resulting in Dickinson gaining worldwide fame, and becoming one of the most acclaimed heavy metal vocalists of all time. Dickinson quit Iron Maiden in 1993 in order to pursue his solo career, being replaced by Blaze Bayley. Dickinson's solo work ranged across a wide variety of heavy metal and rock styles. Dickinson rejoined Maiden in 1999 along with guitarist Adrian Smith. Since then, Dickinson has only released one more solo album, Tyranny of Souls. He is the older cousin of Rob Dickinson, lead singer of British alternative rock band Catherine Wheel. His son Austin Dickinson is the lead singer in metalcore band Rise to Remain. Description above from the Wikipedia article Bruce Dickinson, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Aug 7, 1958 In Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Iron Maiden: Welcome to Brasil
Latest Project:
Movie Celebrating Jon Lord : Deep Purple and Friends 2014-09-01
Known For
Poster of Iron Maiden: [2000] Roskilde Festival
Poster of Iron Maiden: [2000] Gods of Metal
Poster of Iron Maiden: Live Rock In Rio 1985
Poster of Iron Maiden: [1983] Montreal, Canada
Movie Iron Maiden: Welcome to Brasil 2020
Movie Maiden Heaven Himself 2020
Movie Iron Maiden: Rock am Ring Vox 2014-06-05
Movie Celebrating Jon Lord : Deep Purple and Friends 2014-09-01
Movie Download Festival 2013 2013-06-14
Movie Iron Maiden: Rock in Rio 2013 Vocals 2013-09-22
Movie Iron Maiden: The History of Iron Maiden Part 3 - (1986-1988) Himself/Vocals 2013-03-25
Movie Iron Maiden - En Vivo! Live In Santiago De Chile Vocals 2012-03-23
Movie Iron Maiden: [2012] Irvine, California Vox 2012-08-09
Movie Iron Maiden: Behind the Beast Himself 2012-03-26
Movie Iron Maiden: [2011] Soundwave Festival Vox 2011-02-26
Movie Heavy Metal Britannia Himself 2010-03-07
Movie Live at Wacken 2008 Himself 2009-07-31
Movie Tribuzy: Execution Live Reunion Himself 2009-08-14
Movie Iron Maiden: Flight 666 Himself 2009-04-21
Movie Iron Maiden: Live After Death Vocals 2008-02-04
Movie Iron Maiden: [2008] Somewhere Back in Chile Vox 2008-03-09
Movie Iron Maiden: The Albatross Follows On Vocals 2008-03-04
Movie Promised Land of Heavy Metal Himself (archive footage) 2008-11-15
Movie Iron Maiden: [2008] Stranger in Mexico Vox 2008-02-22
Movie Iron Maiden: Live at Donington 2007 2007-06-09
Movie Iron Maiden - Abbey Road Vox 2006-12-01
Movie Iron Maiden: Death On The Road 2006-09-26
Movie Iron Maiden: Live at Ullevi Himself - Lead Vocals 2005-07-09
Movie Iron Maiden: [2005] Rock am Ring Vox 2005-06-04
Movie Metal: A Headbanger's Journey Himself 2005-09-14
Movie Iron Maiden: The History of Iron Maiden Part 1 - The Early Days Himself 2004-11-23
Movie Iron Maiden: Visions of the Beast 2003-06-02
Movie Iron Maiden: [2003] Camden, New Jersey Vox 2003-07-23
Movie Iron Maiden: Beast Over Hammersmith 2002-11-04
Movie Iron Maiden - Rock In Rio Vox 2002-07-16
Series Ponderosa 2001-09-09
Movie Classic Albums: Iron Maiden - The Number of the Beast Lead vocals 2001-12-04
Movie Iron Maiden: [2000] Dynamo Open Air Vox 2000-06-03
Movie Iron Maiden: [2000] Gods of Metal Vox 2000-06-10
Movie Iron Maiden: [2000] Red Rocks, Colorado Vox 2000-08-30
Movie Iron Maiden: [2000] Roskilde Festival Vox 2000-06-29
Movie Iron Maiden: [1999] Hamburg, Germany Vox 1999-09-12
Movie Iron Maiden: [1999] Gothenburg, Sweden Vox 1999-09-18
Movie Iron Maiden: [1993] Vienna, Austria Vox 1993-04-07
Movie Mr. Bean And Comic Relief: (I Want To Be) Elected Himself 1992-03-14
Movie Iron Maiden: Live At Donington Self / Vocalist 1992-08-22
Movie Iron Maiden: [1992] Mexico City, Mexico Vox 1992-10-02
Movie Hard 'N Heavy Volume 7 Himself 1990-01-01
Movie Iron Maiden : From There To Eternity 1990-11-01
Movie Iron Maiden: Maiden England Himself - Vocals 1989-11-08
Movie Iron Maiden: [1987] Caught Somewhere in Troy Vox 1987-01-11
Movie Iron Maiden: 12 Wasted Years Himself - Lead Vocals 1987-10-01
Movie Iron Maiden: [1986] Gothenburg, Sweden Vox 1986-11-15
Movie Iron Maiden: [1986] Somewhere in Paris Vox 1986-11-29
Movie Iron Maiden: Live Rock In Rio 1985 Vox 1985-08-25
Movie Iron Maiden: Behind the Iron Curtain Self (Vocalist) 1984-10-23
Movie Iron Maiden: [1983] Montreal, Canada Vox 1983-09-06
Movie The Incubus Samson Lead Singer (uncredited) 1982-08-27
Movie Iron Maiden: [1981] Bologna, Italy Vox 1981-10-26