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Howard Jones

Howard Jones

Real/full name:
Howard Jones
50 (born Jul 20th, 1970)
Place of origin:
United States (Columbus, Ohio)


Howard Jones took over the vocals in Killswitch Engage from Jesse Leach in July 2002, just before the release of the album "Alive or Just Breathing". In 2012, Jones left the band.


Howard Jones has type 2 diabetes, a condition he has struggled with for numerous years. He cited his diabetes as the reason for his leaving of Killswitch Engage in 2012 and a year later, claimed it put him in a 3-day coma.

Appears on the Roadrunner Records project: Roadrunner United performing vocals on the track "The Dagger".

King Fighter

Vocals (2017-present)

Light the Torch

Vocals (2017-present)

Blood Has Been Shed

Vocals (1997-2004)

Devil You Know

Vocals (2012-2017)

2014 Seven Years Alone (Single) Vocals
2014 The Beauty of Destruction Vocals, Lyrics
2015 Stay of Execution (Single) Vocals
2015 They Bleed Red Vocals, Lyrics

Killswitch Engage

Vocals (2002-2011)

2004 The End of Heartache (Single) Vocals
2004 The End of Heartache Vocals, Lyrics
2005 (Set This) World Ablaze (Video) Vocals (lead)
2005 (Set This) World Ablaze (EP) Vocals
2006 My Curse (Single) Vocals
2006 As Daylight Dies Vocals
2007 The Arms of Sorrow (Single) Vocals
2007 Holy Diver (Single) Vocals
2009 Reckoning (Single) Vocals
2009 Starting Over (Single) Vocals
2009 Killswitch Engage Vocals
2010 God of War: Blood & Metal (Split) Vocals, Lyrics
(show all)


Unknown (2018-present)


Vocals (2018)


2009 Gabriel Vocals (track 9)

Dee Snider

2018 For the Love of Metal Vocals (track 10), Vocals (backing)

Killswitch Engage

2005 Alive or Just Breathing Vocals (lead) (track 3)
2019 Atonement Vocals (track 2)


2005 Vendetta Vocals (additional, track 8)

Within Temptation

2014 Hydra Vocals (track 2)
2014 The Three Goddesses (Split) Vocals (track 2)
2014 Let Us Burn (Elements & Hydra Live in Concert) (Live album) Vocals (BD track 25; CD2 track 7)

Dee Snider

2018 For the Love of Metal Songwriting (track 3)
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