BirthdayAugust 21, 1967
BirthplaceBeirut, Lebanon

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Serj Tankian

    Full name: Serj Tankian
    Also known as: Serj Tankian, Tankian, Serj
    Professions: Soundtrack, Music Department, Composer
    Occupation: Musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, poet, political activist

  2. Serj Tankian Measurements

    Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)

  3. Serj Tankian Known for

    Body of Lies (2008), Bug (2006), Disturbia (2007), Scream 3 (2000)

  4. Serj Tankian Biography

    Serj Tankian (Armenian: ???? ???????, pronounced [?s??? t??n?kj?n]; born August 21, 1967) is an American singer-songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, poet, and political activist. He is best known as the lead vocalist, songwriter, keyboardist and occasional live rhythm guitarist of the metal band System of a Down, formed in 1994 by four Armenian-American friends.During his musical career, Tankian has released five albums with System of a Down, one with Arto Tunçboyac?yan (Serart), as well as five solo albums Elect the Dead, Imperfect Harmonies, Harakiri, Orca, and Jazz-Iz-Christ. A live orchestral version of Elect the Dead incorporating the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra named Elect the Dead Symphony was released. In 2002, Tankian and Rage Against the Machine/Audioslave guitarist Tom Morello co-founded a non-profit political activist organization, Axis of Justice. Tankian also founded the music label Serjical Strike Records, and is represented by Velvet Hammer Music and Management Group under System of a Down. On August 12, 2011, Tankian was awarded the Armenian Prime Minister's Medal for his contributions to the recognition of the Armenian Genocide and the advancement of music.

  5. Serj Tankian Family

    Spouse: [Angela Madatyan]

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