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Paul Di'Anno

Paul Di'Anno

Real/full name:
Paul Andrews
65 (born May 17th, 1958)
Place of birth:
United Kingdom (London, England)


Paul Di'Anno was the singer on the first two albums by Iron Maiden and was with the band from 1978 to 1981, when he was fired after his unreliable behaviour resulted in gigs being cancelled. In comparison to the soaring, operatic vocals of his successor in Iron Maiden, Bruce Dickinson, Di'Anno is remembered for having a more guttural "punk" sound to his singing.

Before his time in Maiden, he ...


Di'Anno has had several businesses outside of the music industry, including an Internet cafe and a hotel/restaurant in England, both of which he sold.

He mixed the 1983 Raff album "Gates of Fortune", which didn't end up being released.

Ides of March


Paul Di'Anno

Vocals (1997-present)

1997 The Worlds First Iron Man Vocals
1999 The Masters (Compilation) Vocals
2001 The Beast - Live (Live album) Vocals
2003 The Beast in the East (Video) Vocals
2006 The Classics - The Maiden Years Vocals
2014 The Beast Arises (Video) Vocals
2019 Tales from the Beast (Compilation) Vocals
2020 Hell over Waltrop - Live in Germany (Live album) Vocals (as "Paul")


Vocals (2008-present)


Vocals (2021-present)

2022 Stop the War / The Doubt Within (Single) Lyrics (track 1), Vocals
2023 Warhorse (Single) Vocals

Architects of Chaoz

Vocals (2014-2016)

2015 The League of Shadows Vocals


Vocals (1985-1989, 1997-1998)

1986 Fighting Back Vocals
1987 Children of Madness Vocals
1988 Warchild, the Best of Battlezone (Compilation) Vocals
1998 Feel My Pain Vocals

Bird of Prey



Vocals (1983-1985, 1998-2001)

1984 Di'Anno Vocals
1984 Flaming Heart (Single) Vocals
1984 Heartuser (Single) Vocals
1984 Live at the Palace (Video) Vocals
2000 Nomad Vocals
2006 The Living Dead Vocals
2006 The Living Dead Vocals

English Steel



Vocals (1985)

1985 I Will Be There (EP) Vocals

Iron Maiden

Vocals (1978-1981)

1979 The Soundhouse Tapes (Demo) Vocals
1980 Running Free (Single) Vocals
1980 Iron Maiden Vocals
1980 Sanctuary (Single) Vocals
1980 Women in Uniform / Invasion (Single) Vocals
1980 Live!! + One (EP) Vocals
1980 プロ―ラ― / ランニング・フリ― (Single) Vocals
1981 Killers Vocals (lead)
1981 Twilight Zone / Wrathchild (Single) Vocals
1981 Live at the Rainbow (Video) Vocals
1981 Purgatory (Single) Vocals
1981 Wrathchild / Genghis Khan (Single) Vocals
1981 Maiden Japan (EP) Vocals
1990 Running Free / Sanctuary (EP) Vocals
1990 Women in Uniform / Twilight Zone (EP) Vocals
1990 Purgatory / Maiden Japan (EP) Vocals
1990 The First Ten Years (Video) Vocals
1992 From There to Eternity (Video) Vocals
1996 Best of the Beast (Compilation) Vocals (Tracks G1-H4)
2004 The History of Iron Maiden Part 1: The Early Days (Video) Vocals
2005 The Essential Iron Maiden (Compilation) Vocals
(show all)


Vocals (1990-1997, 2001-2003, 2013-?)

1990 Assault on South America (Live album) Vocals
1992 Murder One Vocals
1992 Children of the Revolution (EP) Vocals
1994 Menace to Society Vocals
1997 Live (Live album) Vocals
2001 Killers Live at the Whiskey (Live album) Vocals

Paul Di'Anno & Dennis Stratton

Vocals (1995-1996)

Praying Mantis

Vocals (lead) (1989-1990)

The Almighty Inbredz

Vocals (1999)

The Paedophiles



2018 The Black Box Recordings: Volume 2 (EP) Vocals (additional) (track 3)
2019 Band of Brothers / Sniper (Single) Vocals (track 2)
2020 Strike Hard Vocals (track 6)

Attick Demons

2011 Atlantis Vocals (track 2)


2005 Inventor of Evil Vocals (additional) (track 3)


2016 December Vocals (track 5)


2008 Gloria eterna Vocals (track 13)


2009 Covers (Compilation) Vocals (tracks 5, 6)

Legions of Crows

2009 Cacophonous Aural Wickedness (Demo) Vocals (track 5)
2011 Stab Me Vocals (additional) (track 8)


2008 Building: Hell Vocals (track 10)


2014 The Science of Dying Vocals (track 4)

Prassein Aloga

2011 Midas Touch Vocals (tracks 3, 5)


2001 Longevity Vocals (track 5)


2013 Kingdom of Demons (Single) Vocals
2015 Kingdom of Demons Vocals (track 8)


2012 The Sniper Vocals (tracks 1, 2)


2010 Sotajumala / Deathchain (Split) Vocals (track 2)


2014 In the Court of the Lizard (Live album) Vocals (CD2 track 8)
2014 In the Court of the Lizard (Video) Vocals (track 18)


2011 Wolfpakk Vocals (track 5)


2016 Tides of the Final War Vocals (track 2)


2000 Nomad Producer, Lyrics
2006 The Living Dead Producer, Lyrics
2006 The Living Dead Producer, Lyrics

Iron Maiden

1981 Maiden Japan (EP) Producer, Mixing


1994 Menace to Society Producer
1997 Live (Live album) Producer

Paul Di'Anno

1997 As Hard as Iron Producer
2001 The Beast - Live (Live album) Producer
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