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Jens Kidman

Jens Kidman

Real/full name:
Jens Kidman
50 (born Jun 8th, 1966)
Place of origin:
Sweden (UmeƄ, Sweden)


Jens Kidman is a Swedish metal vocalist. He is best known for being the lead vocalist for the Swedish experimental metal band Meshuggah. He is famous for his very aggressive shouts and screams and for his unique stage presence.

When Kidman and bandmate/lead guitarist Fredrik Thordendal first created Meshuggah, he originally handled both vocal and rhythm guitar duties. He later abandoned his ...


Contributed vocals on the track "The Dream Is Over" from the album XIII by the band Mushroomhead.


Vocals (1987-present), Guitars (1987-1992), Bass (2005)

1989 Meshuggah (EP) Vocals, Guitars
1991 All This Because of Greed (Demo) Vocals (lead), Guitars
1991 Contradictions Collapse Vocals (lead), Guitars
1994 None (EP) Vocals
1995 Selfcaged (EP) Vocals
1995 Destroy Erase Improve Vocals (lead)
1996 Roswell 47 / Future Breed Machine (Split) Vocals (lead)
1997 The True Human Design (EP) Vocals (lead)
1998 Chaosphere Vocals (lead)
2002 Nothing / Reroute to Remain (Split) Vocals, Guitars, Bass
2002 Nothing Vocals (lead)
2004 I (EP) Vocals
2005 Catch Thirtythree Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Drum programming
2006 Nothing Vocals
2008 obZen Vocals
2010 Alive (Video) Vocals
2012 I Am Colossus (Single) Vocals, Guitars
2012 Koloss Vocals, Guitars
2013 Pitch Black (EP) Vocals
2014 The Ophidian Trek (Live album) Vocals, Guitars, Bass
2016 The Violent Sleep of Reason Vocals (lead)
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Guitars, Vocals

1988 Demo (Demo) Guitars, Vocals



Nocturnal Rites

2007 The 8th Sin Vocals (harsh) (track 10)


2010 Open Your Eyes (Single) Vocals


1997 The True Human Design (EP) Photography
2001 Rare Trax (Compilation) Mixing, Engineering
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