As per our current Database, Jim Root is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Jim Root is 48 years, 10 months and 7 days old. Jim Root will celebrate 49rd birthday on a Friday 2nd of October 2020. Below we countdown to Jim Root upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Jim Root|
|Age||49 years old|
|Born||October 2, 1971 (Las Vegas, NV)|
|Town/City||Las Vegas, NV|
Jim Root’s zodiac sign is Libra. According to astrologers, People born under the sign of Libra are peaceful, fair, and they hate being alone. Partnership is very important for them, as their mirror and someone giving them the ability to be the mirror themselves. These individuals are fascinated by balance and symmetry, they are in a constant chase for justice and equality, realizing through life that the only thing that should be truly important to themselves in their own inner core of personality. This is someone ready to do nearly anything to avoid conflict, keeping the peace whenever possible
Jim Root was born in the Year of the Pig. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Pig are extremely nice, good-mannered and tasteful. They’re perfectionists who enjoy finer things but are not perceived as snobs. They enjoy helping others and are good companions until someone close crosses them, then look out! They’re intelligent, always seeking more knowledge, and exclusive. Compatible with Rabbit or Goat.
Guitarist for the heavy metal band Slipknot alongside singer Corey Taylor, Drummer Shawn Crahan, fellow Guitarist Mick Thomson, Bassist Chris Fehn, DJ Sid Wilson, and keyboardist Craig Jones. He also became a Guitarist for Stone Sour, an alternative metal group.
He used to be a waiter and busboy. He has played with groups like Atomic Opera.
He won a Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance in 2006 for the song "Before I Forget" with Slipknot.
In 2004, he started Cristina Scabbia, who is a member of the band Lacuna Coil.
He became bandmates with Corey Taylor in both Slipknot and Stone Sour.