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Ian Gillan

Ian Gillan

Real/full name:
Ian Gillan
74 (born Aug 19th, 1945)
Place of origin:
United Kingdom (Hounslow, London)


Ian Gillan has also sung with Sed Nove and Ann Wilson, and performed the part of Jesus Christ on the original album version of Jesus Christ Superstar.

Contrary to what one might think, Ian Gillan actually dislikes live albums.

Deep Purple

Vocals (1969-1973, 1984-1989, 1993-present)

1969 Hallelujah (Single) Vocals (track 1)
1969 Concerto for Group and Orchestra (Live album) Lyrics, Vocals
1970 Speed King (Single) Vocals
1970 Deep Purple in Rock Vocals
1970 Black Night (Single) Vocals
1970 Flight of the Rat (Single) Vocals (track 1)
1970 Child in Time (Single) Vocals
1971 Strange Kind of Woman (Single) Vocals
1971 Fireball Vocals
1971 No No No (Single) Vocals
1971 Fireball (Single) Vocals
1972 Never Before (EP) Vocals
1972 Machine Head Vocals
1972 Lazy (Single) Vocals
1972 Smoke on the Water (Single) Vocals
1972 Highway Star (Single) Vocals
1972 Made in Japan (Live album) Vocals
1973 Super Trouper (Single) Vocals
1973 Black Night (live) (Single) Vocals
1973 Space Truckin' (Single) Vocals
1973 Who Do We Think We Are Vocals
1973 Woman from Tokyo (Single) Vocals
1973 Mark I & II (Compilation) Vocals (tracks 1-8, side B)
1975 24 Carat Purple (Compilation) Vocals
1977 The Bird Has Flown (Single) Vocals (track 2)
1977 Smoke on the Water (live) (Single) Vocals
1977 New Live & Rare (EP) Vocals
1978 Black Night (live) (EP) Vocals
1978 New Live & Rare Vol. 2 (EP) Vocals
1979 Child in Time (live) (Single) Vocals
1979 Deep Purple in Rock (EP) Vocals
1980 Deep Purple in Concert (Live album) Vocals
1980 Deepest Purple (Compilation) Vocals (tracks 1-8, 11, 12)
1980 New Live and Rare - Vol. 3 (EP) Vocals
1984 Fireball (EP) Vocals
1984 Concerto for Group and Orchestra (Video) Vocals, Lyrics
1984 Perfect Strangers (Single) Vocals
1984 Nobody's Home (Single) Vocals
1984 Knocking at Your Back Door (Single) Vocals
1984 Perfect Strangers Vocals
1987 Call of the Wild (Single) Vocals
1987 The Videosingles (Video) Vocals
1987 Bad Attitude (Single) Vocals
1987 The House of Blue Light Vocals, Conga, Harmonica
1988 Scandinavian Nights (Live album) Vocals
1988 Hush (Single) Vocals
1988 Nobody's Perfect (Live album) Vocals
1990 Doing Their Thing (Video) Vocals
1990 Scandinavian Nights (Video) Vocals, Harmonica, Percussion
1990 Smoke on the Water (Split) Vocals
1991 In the Absence of Pink - Knebworth '85 (Live album) Vocals
1991 Heavy Metal Pioneers (Video) Vocals
1993 The Gemini Suite (Live album) Vocals
1993 Purple Rainbows (Split) Vocals
1993 The Battle Rages On... Vocals
1993 Time to Kill (Single) Vocals
1993 Anya (Single) Vocals
1993 Live in Japan (Live album) Vocals
1994 Come Hell or High Water (Video) Vocals
1994 Come Hell or High Water (Live album) Vocals
1994 Anyone's Daughter (Single) Vocals
1995 Black Night (Single) Vocals
1996 The Turtle Island Shuffle (Single) Vocals (as "Nigal Nail")
1996 Sometimes I Feel like Screaming (Single) Vocals
1996 Aviator (Single) Vocals
1996 Purpendicular Vocals
1997 Live at the Olympia '96 (Live album) Vocals
1998 Any Fule Kno That (Single) Vocals
1998 Abandon Vocals
1999 Smoke on the Water (live '99) (Single) Vocals
1999 Total Abandon - Australia '99 (Video) Vocals
1999 Total Abandon - Australia '99 (Live album) Vocals
1999 Australia '99 (Single) Vocals
1999 In Concert with the London Symphony Orchestra (Live album) Vocals
1999 In Concert with the London Symphony Orchestra (Video) Vocals
2000 Bombay Calling - Bombay Live '95 (Video) Vocals
2000 New, Live & Rare - The Video Collection 1984-2000 (Video) Vocals
2000 Around the World 1995-1999 (Video) Vocals
2001 Live at the Rotterdam Ahoy: 30th October 2000 (Live album) Vocals
2001 Space Vol 1 & 2 (Live album) Vocals, Congas
2002 Live in Denmark '72 (Live album) Congas, Tambourine, Harmonica, Vocals
2002 Perihelion (Video) Vocals
2003 Kneel & Pray (Live album) Vocals
2003 Winning Combinations (Split) Vocals
2003 Bananas Vocals
2003 Haunted (Single) Vocals
2003 New Live & Rare - Volume Two (Live album) Vocals
2004 Live on the BBC (Live album) Vocals
2004 Live Encounters (Live album) Vocals
2005 Rhino Hi-Five: Deep Purple (Compilation) Vocals
2005 Rapture of the Deep Vocals
2006 Live at Montreux 1996 (Live album) Vocals
2006 Live at Montreux 1996 (Video) Vocals
2007 Live in Stuttgart 1993 (Live album) Vocals
2007 NEC 1993 (Live album) Vocals
2007 Live at Montreux 2006 (Live album) Vocals
2007 Live at Montreux 2006 (Video) Vocals
2009 History, Hits & Highlights '68-'76 (Video) Vocals
2009 Space Truckin Round the World Live (Live album) Vocals
2011 Hush / Speed King (Single) Vocals (track 2)
2011 BBC Sessions 1968-1970 (Live album) Vocals (Disc 2)
2011 Live at Montreux 2011 (Live album) Vocals
2011 Live at Montreux 2011 (Video) Vocals
2012 In Concert '72 (Live album) Vocals
2013 All the Time in the World (Single) Vocals
2013 Highway Star (Split) Vocals
2013 Now What?! Vocals
2013 First Sign of Madness (Single) Vocals
2013 Vincent Price (Single) Vocals
2013 Perfect Strangers Live (Live album) Vocals
2013 Above and Beyond (Single) Vocals
2013 The Now What?! Live Tapes (Live album) Vocals
2014 Live in Verona (Video) Vocals
2015 Long Beach 1971 (Live album) Vocals
2015 Out of Hand (Single) Vocals
2015 the Rising Sun (In Tokyo) (Live album) Vocals
2015 From the Setting Sun… (In Wacken) (Live album) Vocals
2016 Live at the NEC (Video) Vocals
2017 Time for Bedlam (Single) Vocals
2017 All I Got Is You (Single) Vocals
2017 Limitless (Compilation) Vocals
2017 Infinite Vocals
2017 Johnny's Band (Single) Vocals
2017 Classic Songs Live in Concert (Live album) Vocals
2017 The Infinite Live Recordings, Vol. 1 (Live album) Vocals
2017 From Here to Infinite - The Movie (Video) Vocals
2019 Live in Newcastle 2001 (Live album) Vocals
2019 Live in Rome 2013 (Live album) Vocals
2020 Whoosh! Vocals
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Ian Gillan


Black Sabbath

Vocals (1983-1984)

1983 Trashed (Single) Vocals
1983 Born Again Vocals
1992 The Black Sabbath Story Volume II: 1978-1992 (Video) Vocals
2000 The Best of Black Sabbath (Compilation) Vocals (track 2.16)

Episode Six

Vocals (1965-1969)

Garth Rockett and the Moonshiners

Drums, vocals


Vocals (1978-1980, 1981-1983)

Gillan & Glover

Vocals, Harmonica (1987-1988)

Ian Gillan Band

Vocals (1975-1978)

The Javelins



Vocals (2011-2012)

2011 Out of My Mind (Single) Vocals

Pretty Maids

1990 In Santa's Claws (EP) Vocals (backing)

Deep Purple

1971 Fireball Producer
1984 Concerto for Group and Orchestra (Video) Lyrics
2002 Classic Albums: Machine Head (Video) Interviewee
2013 The Now What?! Live Tapes (Live album) Liner notes


2011 Out of My Mind (Single) Producer, Lyrics

Zero Nine

1982 Blank Verse Producer
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