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Chuck Billy

Chuck Billy

Real/full name:
Charles Billy
60 (born Jun 23rd, 1962)
Place of birth:
United States (Dublin, California)


In 2001, Chuck Billy was diagnosed with germ cell seminoma. It was a rare kind of cancer in his case because it is usually in the testicular region of a man's body, but he had it in the chest region near his heart. However, following chemotherapy, he has since been given a clean bill of health and continued his work with Testament. In August 2001, friends organised the Thrash of the Titans ...


Brother of Andy Billy and Eddie Billy, and first cousin of Deftones guitarist Stephen Carpenter.

He and Eric Peterson are the only members of Testament to perform on all their albums.

Chuck Billy is of the Pomo Native Americans, an indigenous people of Northern California. He is proud of his Native American heritage, sometimes giving a shoutout to his "Native brothers and sisters" in the ...

Beloved Ghouls

Vocals (2021-present)

2021 Shocked! (Single) Vocals

Dublin Death Patrol

Vocals (2005-present)

2007 DDP 4 Life (Single) Vocals
2007 DDP 4 Life Vocals
2012 Death Sentence Vocals


Vocals (1987-present)

1987 The Legacy Vocals, Lyrics (track 7)
1987 Live at Eindhoven (Live album) Vocals
1988 Trial by Fire (Single) Vocals
1988 The New Order Vocals, Lyrics (tracks 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9)
1989 Hard Acts to Follow (Split) Vocals
1989 Practice What You Preach Vocals, Lyrics (tracks 1, 4, 5, 7, 8)
1990 Kerrang! Plastic Explosive (Split) Vocals
1990 Souls of Black Lyrics (tracks 2-10), Vocals, Songwriting (track 5) (as "Chuck")
1991 Seen Between the Lines (Video) Vocals
1992 The Ritual Vocals, Lyrics (tracks 2-11)
1993 Return to the Apocalyptic City (EP) Vocals
1994 Dog Faced Gods (Single) Vocals
1994 Wach auf! (Split) Vocals
1994 Low Vocals, Lyrics (tracks 1-5, 7, 8, 10, 11)
1995 Live at the Fillmore (Live album) Vocals
1996 The Best of Testament (Compilation) Vocals
1997 Demonic Lyrics, Vocals
1997 Signs of Chaos: The Best of Testament (Compilation) Vocals
1999 The Gathering Vocals, Lyrics (tracks 1-5, 7-11)
2000 The Very Best of Testament (Compilation) Vocals
2001 First Strike Still Deadly Vocals
2002 Demonic Vocals (track 12)
2004 Days of Darkness (Compilation) Vocals
2005 Live in London (Live album) Vocals
2005 Live in London (Video) Vocals
2008 The Formation of Damnation Vocals, Lyrics (tracks 2-9, 11)
2009 Live at Eindhoven '87 (Live album) Vocals
2012 True American Hate (Single) Vocals
2012 Native Blood (Single) Vocals
2012 Dark Roots of Earth Vocals
2013 Animal Magnetism (Single) Vocals
2013 Dark Roots of Thrash (Live album) Vocals
2016 Brotherhood of the Snake Vocals, Lyrics
2019 Live at Dynamo Open Air 1997 (Live album) Vocals
2020 Titans of Creation Vocals (lead)
2020 No Beast So Fierce (Live 1991) (Live album) Vocals
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Guitars (on compilation track)


Vocals (1986-1987)




Vocals (2004)

Torture Squad

Vocals (2019)


2018 All for Metal (Single) Vocals (additional) (track 1)
2018 Forever Warriors, Forever United Vocals (CD1 track 1)


2014 Blood In, Blood Out Vocals (track 6)


2010 Omega Wave Vocals (backing) (track 3)

Gangs of Old Ladies

2022 Disease of the Undead (Single) Zombie voice

James Murphy

1996 Convergence Vocals (track 5)
1998 Feeding the Machine Vocals (track 3)

Killswitch Engage

2019 Atonement Vocals (track 4)

Lamb of God

2020 Lamb of God Vocals (track 8)

Light This City

2008 Stormchaser Vocals (track 5)

Metal Allegiance

2015 Metal Allegiance Vocals (tracks 4, 10)


1989 Fool's Game Vocals (backing)


2020 Grandpa Metal Vocals (track 7)


2006 Out for Blood Vocals (track 11)

Shadow of Intent

2022 Elegy Vocals (track 9)


2009 Attitude Vocals (track 2)

The Haunted

2014 Exit Wounds Vocals (track 6)

Walls of Blood

2019 Imperium Vocals (track 3)

Death Angel

2015 A Thrashumentary (Video) Interviewee

Dublin Death Patrol

2007 DDP 4 Life (Single) Producer
2007 DDP 4 Life Executive producer, Co-producer


1995 Live at the Fillmore (Live album) Producer
1997 Demonic Producer
1999 The Gathering Co-producer
2008 The Formation of Damnation Producer, Lyrics (Tracks 1-9, 11)
2012 Dark Roots of Earth Mixing (tracks 10-13)
2012 Dark Roots of Earth Mixing (tracks 10-13)
2013 Dark Roots of Thrash (Live album) Executive producer
2015 Dark Roots of Earth Mixing (tracks 10-12)
2016 Brotherhood of the Snake Producer
2020 Titans of Creation Producer, Lyrics (tracks 1-6, 8-11)


2006 Blood & Dirt (Video) Interviewee (DVD1)
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