Taylor was ranked at #86 in Hit Parader's Top 100 Metal Vocalists of All Time.He was also named the seventh greatest heavy metal frontman by NME.
capped off with a creepy headline set from a newly reformed Slipknot.
AFP PHOTO / SCANPIX DENMARK/ TORKIL ADSERSEN DENMARK OUT (Photo credit should read TORKIL ADSERSEN/AFP/Getty Images) Miley Cyrus, twerking and the hyper sexualization of pop are the bones of contention in recent years, but a concerned parent's worst nightmare used to be an American heavy metal band wearing grotesque masks called Slipknot.
In August 2000, a Slipknot concert in the shabby old Point Depot was pulled following complaints from parental associations, who raised objections to a show that reputedly featured vomiting and urinating.
Slipknot soldiered on and his band mates named their fifth album 5: The Gray Chapter in his memory.
As unlikely hit songs such as 'Vermilion' and 'Duality' prove, you can actually whistle along to a Slipknot chorus.