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David Coverdale

David Coverdale

Real/full name:
David Coverdale
72 (born Sep 22nd, 1951)
Place of birth:
United Kingdom (Saltburn-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire, England)


Best known as the founder and vocalist of hard rock band Whitesnake and as a former vocalist of Deep Purple.


David Coverdale was offered and tested on several occasions to be a vocalist for various bands. Ritchie Blackmore wanted Coverdale to be Rainbow's vocalist, but Coverdale refused. He also turned down an offer to be a vocalist for the Paice, Ashton & Lord project. Tony Iommi wanted him to be a vocalist for Black Sabbath, but he also turned it down. He also auditioned for Uriah Heep, but according ...


Vocals (1978-1990, 1994, 1997, 2002-present)

Coverdale and Page

Vocals, Guitars (acoustic) (1991-1993)

David Coverdale

Vocals (1977-1978, 1999-2002)

Deep Purple

Vocals (1973-1976)

1974 Burn (Single) Vocals
1974 Burn Vocals (lead), Songwriting (tracks 1-7)
1974 Might Just Take Your Life (Single) Vocals
1974 Lady Double Dealer (Single) Vocals
1974 You Can't Do It Right (Single) Vocals
1974 Stormbringer Vocals (tracks 1, 2, 4-9), Songwriting (tracks 1-9)
1975 Stormbringer (Single) Vocals
1975 Lay Down Stay Down (Single) Vocals
1975 Gettin' Tighter (Single) Vocals
1975 Come Taste the Band Vocals, Songwriting (tracks 1, 2, 4-7, 10)
1975 You Keep On Moving (Single) Vocals
1976 Made in Europe (Live album) Vocals
1977 Last Concert in Japan (Live album) Vocals
1980 Deepest Purple (Compilation) Vocals (tracks 9 & 10)
1981 California Jam, April 6th 1974 (Video) Vocals
1982 Live in London (Live album) Vocals
1985 Rises over Japan - Highway Star (Video) Vocals
1991 Heavy Metal Pioneers (Video) Vocals
1995 On the Wings of a Russian Foxbat - Live in California 1976 (Live album) Vocals
1996 California Jamming (Live album) Vocals
1996 MK III - The Final Concerts (Live album) Vocals
2001 This Time Around - Live in Tokyo 1975 (Live album) Vocals
2003 Live in Paris 1975: La dernière séance (Live album) Vocals
2004 Perks and Tit (Live album) Vocals
2008 California Jam, April 6th 1974 (Live album) Vocals
2009 History, Hits & Highlights '68-'76 (Video) Vocals
2009 Space Truckin Round the World Live (Live album) Vocals (lead)
2011 Phoenix Rising (Live album) Vocals
2014 Graz 1975 (Live album) Vocals
2017 A Fire in the Sky (Compilation) Vocals (tracks 2-1 to 2-7)
2017 A Fire in the Sky (Compilation) Vocals (tracks 9 to 11)
2017 A Fire in the Sky (Compilation) Vocals (tracks C1 to C5)
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Fabulosa Brothers

Vocals (1972-1973)

The Government

Vocals (1968-1972)

Deep Purple

1974 Burn Producer
1974 Stormbringer Producer
Added by: Megadeth Modified by: HerbieDerHerbmeister
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