Band Members

List_of_Judas_Priest_band_members

Members

Current

Image Name Years active Instruments Release contributions
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Ian Hill 1970–present bass all Judas Priest releases
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Rob Halford
  • 1973–1992
  • 2003–present
lead vocals all Judas Priest releases from Rocka Rolla (1974) to Painkiller (1990), and from Angel of Retribution (2005) onwards
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Glenn Tipton 1974–present (not touring full-time since 2018)
  • guitar
  • synthesisers
  • backing vocals
all Judas Priest releases
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Scott Travis 1989–present drums all Judas Priest releases from Painkiller (1990) onwards
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Richie Faulkner 2011–present
  • guitar
  • backing vocals
all Judas Priest releases from Redeemer of Souls (2014) onwards

Touring

Image Name Years active Instruments Details
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Andy Sneap 2018–present guitar Sneap has been touring with Judas Priest since 2018 in place of Glenn Tipton, following his Parkinson's disease diagnosis.

Former

Image Name Years active Instruments Release contributions
Al Atkins 1969–1973 lead vocals none
Bruno Stapenhill 1969–1970 bass
John Partridge drums
John Perry 1969
(until his death)
guitar
Ernie Chataway 1969–1970 (died 2014)
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K. K. Downing 1970–2011
  • guitar
  • synthesisers
  • backing vocals
all Judas Priest releases from Rocka Rolla (1974) to A Touch of Evil: Live (2009)
John Ellis 1970–1971 drums none
Alan Moore
  • 1971–1972
  • 1975–1977
Sad Wings of Destiny (1976)
Chris "Congo" Campbell 1971–1973 none
John Hinch 1973–1975 Rocka Rolla (1974)
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Simon Phillips 1977 (session) Sin After Sin (1977)
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Les Binks 1977–1979
Dave Holland 1979–1989 (died 2018) all Judas Priest releases from British Steel (1980) to Ram It Down (1988)
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Tim "Ripper" Owens 1996–2003 lead vocals all Judas Priest releases from Jugulator (1997) to Live in London (2003)

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