Stone Sour

American heavy metal band

Stone Sour is a metal band from Iowa, United States. Their singer is also the lead singer in Slipknot (Corey Taylor). They are signed to Roadrunner Records and have released three albums as of 2011. They have been nominated for three Grammy Awards, one in 2005 and two in 2006.

Stone Sour
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Stone Sour in 2007. Shown from left to right: Corey Taylor, Roy Mayorga, Shawn Economaki.
Background information
OriginDes Moines, Iowa, US
GenresAlternative rock, Hard rock, alternative metal, heavy metal, post-grunge, pop rock, punk rock[1]
Years active1992 (1992)–1997, 2002–present
LabelsRoadrunner, Sony BMG
Associated actsSlipknot, Soulfly, Black President, Isaac James, Amebix, Nausea
MembersCorey Taylor
Jim Root
Josh Rand
Shawn Economaki
Roy Mayorga
Past membersJoel Ekman


  1. Torreano, Bradley. "Biography". Allmusic. Retrieved August 18, 2010.

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