|Joey Jordison, one of the founding members of the heavy metal band Slipknot, has died at the age of 46.|
Statement of Jordison Family on Death of Joey Jordison to Radio Facts
We are heartbroken to share the news that Joey Jordison, prolific drummer, musician, and artist passed away peacefully in his sleep on July 26th, 2021. He was 46.
Joey’s death has left us with empty hearts and feelings of indescribable sorrow. To those that knew Joey, understood his quick wit, his gentle personality, giant heart, and his love for all things family and music.
The family of Joey has asked that friends, fans, and media understandably respect our need for privacy and peace at this incredibly difficult time.
The family will hold a private funeral service and asks the media and public to respect their wishes.