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Ian Hill

Ian Hill

Real/full name:
Ian Frank Hill
73 (born Jan 20th, 1951)
Place of birth:
United Kingdom (Birmingham, West Midlands, England)


Hill learned how to play the double bass from his father, a bassist for local jazz acts. His father died when he was only 15, but his contribution to Hill was the foundation for years to come. In 1970, together with schoolmate K.K. Downing, Hill went off to form pioneering heavy metal band Judas Priest. He has been playing bass for the band ever since and has witnessed the band achieve ...


Hill married Rob Halford's sister, Sue Halford, in 1976 and they divorced in 1984. Together they have a son, Alex Hill, who was born in 1980.

Judas Priest

Bass (1970-present)

1974 Rocka Rolla (Single) Bass
1974 Rocka Rolla Bass, Songwriting (tracks 3, 10)
1976 The Ripper (Single) Bass
1976 Sad Wings of Destiny Bass
1976 Deceiver (Single) Bass
1977 Dissident Aggressor (Single) Bass
1977 The Best of Judas Priest (Compilation) Bass
1977 Sin After Sin Bass
1977 Diamonds and Rust / Dissident Aggressor (Single) Bass
1978 Hell Bent for Leather (Single) Bass
1978 Better by You, Better than Me (Single) Bass
1978 Exciter (Single) Bass
1978 Stained Class Bass, Songwriting (track 5)
1978 Before the Dawn (Single) Bass
1978 Evening Star (Single) Bass
1978 Killing Machine Bass
1978 Take On the World (Single) Bass
1979 Diamonds and Rust (Single) Bass
1979 Hell Bent for Leather Bass
1979 Unleashed in the East (Live album) Bass
1979 Rock Forever (Single) Bass
1980 Living After Midnight (Single) Bass
1980 British Steel Bass
1980 Breaking the Law (Single) Bass
1980 United / Grinder (Single) Bass
1981 Heading Out to the Highway (Single) Bass
1981 Hot Rockin' / Troubleshooter - Live (Single) Bass
1981 Sinner (Single) Bass
1981 Hero, Hero (Compilation) Bass
1981 Don't Go (Single) Bass
1981 Point of Entry Bass
1981 Hot Rockin' (Single) Bass
1981 Heavy Metal Express (Split) Bass
1982 (Take These) Chains (Single) Bass
1982 World Tour '82 (Compilation) Bass
1982 Screaming for Vengeance Bass
1982 You've Got Another Thing Coming (Single) Bass
1983 Tyrant (Single) Bass
1983 Judas Priest Live (Video) Bass
1983 Judas Priest (Compilation) Bass
1983 Freewheel Burning (Single) Bass
1984 Love Bites (Single) Bass
1984 The Green Manalishi (With the Two-Pronged Crown) (Single) Bass
1984 + Heavy (Split) Bass
1984 Screaming '84 (Compilation) Bass
1984 Prime Cuts - Heavy Metal (Split video) Bass
1984 Defenders of the Faith Bass
1984 Some Heads Are Gonna Roll (Single) Bass
1986 Parental Guidance (Single) Bass
1986 Fuel for Life (Video) Bass
1986 Turbo Lover (Single) Bass
1986 Turbo Bass
1986 Locked In (Single) Bass
1987 Beyond Metal (Compilation) Bass
1987 Priest... Live! (Live album) Bass
1987 Priest... Live! (Video) Bass
1988 Ram It Down / Heavy Metal (Single) Bass
1988 Delivering the Goods (Compilation) Bass
1988 Johnny B. Goode (Single) Bass
1988 Ram It Down Bass
1989 The Collection (Compilation) Bass
1989 British Steel / Killing Machine (Compilation) Bass
1989 Trouble Shooters (Compilation) Bass
1990 A Touch of Evil (Single) Bass
1990 Painkiller (Single) Bass
1990 Black Sabbath / Judas Priest (Split) Bass
1990 Painkiller Bass
1991 Painkiller (Video) Bass
1991 The Ultimate in Heavy Metal (Split) Bass
1991 Operation Rock & Roll (Split video) Bass
1991 Top Heavy Metal Music Video (Split video) Bass
1993 Night Crawler (Single) Bass
1993 Metal Works '73-'93 (Video) Bass
1995 Metal Gods Best (Compilation) Bass
1996 Prisoners of Pain (Compilation) Bass
1997 Loud & Proud - Six Pack (Six Great Hits) (Split) Bass
1997 Jugulator Bass
1998 Bullet Train (Single) Bass
1998 '98 Live Meltdown (Live album) Bass
2000 Genocide (Compilation) Bass
2001 Machine Man (Single) Bass
2001 Demolition Bass
2002 Live in London (Video) Bass
2003 Live in London (Live album) Bass
2003 Electric Eye (Video) Bass
2005 Angel of Retribution Bass
2005 Rising in the East (Video) Bass
2008 Visions (Single) Bass
2008 Nostradamus EP (Single) Bass
2008 Nostradamus Bass
2009 A Touch of Evil: Live (Live album) Bass
2013 Epitaph (Video) Bass
2014 Redeemer of Souls (Single) Bass
2014 Redeemer of Souls Bass
2014 5 Souls (EP) Bass
2016 Battle Cry (Video) Bass
2016 Battle Cry (Live album) Bass
2018 Firepower / Breaking the Law (Single) Bass
2018 Firepower Bass
2018 ファイアーパワー (EP) Bass
2021 Reflections: 50 Heavy Metal Years of Music (Compilation) Bass
2024 Crown of Horns / Painkiller (Single) Bass
2024 Invincible Shield Bass
2024 Invincible Shield (Bonus Tracks) (EP) Bass
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Bass (1969-1970)

Al Atkins

2017 Reloaded Bass (tracks 1, 6, 11)

Judas Priest

1976 Sad Wings of Destiny Producer
1977 Sin After Sin Producer
1978 Stained Class Producer
1980 British Steel Producer
1984 Defenders of the Faith Original cover concept
1990 Painkiller Cover art (concept), Producer
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