Wayne Static (Wayne Richard Wells; November 4, 1965 – November 1, 2014) was an American musician, and the former lead vocalist, guitarist, keyboardist, and music sequencer for the metal band Static-X.
|Birth name||Wayne Richard Wells|
|Also known as||Wayne Static|
|Born||November 4, 1965|
Muskegon, Michigan, U.S.
|Died||November 1, 2014 (aged 48)|
Landers, California, U.S.
|Genres||Nu metal, industrial metal, alternative metal, groove metal|
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar, keyboards, programmer|
|Labels||Warner Bros, Reprise, Dirthouse Records|
|Associated acts||Static-X, Pighammer, Deep Blue Dream|
He released his first solo studio album, Pighammer, on October 4, 2011. He married porn star Tera Wray in 2008. Static died on November 1, 2014 from a drug overdose in Landers, California. He was 48 years old.
- "Static X frontman, Wayne Static, dead at 48". Blabbermouth.net. Retrieved November 1, 2014.