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Don Dokken

voc, *1953 US, Los Angeles
Singer / Musician of Rock
A.k.a. Donald Maynard Dokken

Donald Maynard "Don" Dokken (born June 29, 1953) is an American heavy metal vocalist, best known for being the lead singer, occasional guitarist, and founder of the band Dokken. He is known for his vibrato-laden, melodic vocal style which has made him an influential figure in American hard rock and heavy metal. After enjoying mainstream success with Dokken, he parted ways with the band in 1988 and pursued a solo career. His 1990 solo album, Up from the Ashes, featured Europe guitarist John Norum and spawned two singles.He and drummer Mick Brown are the only remaining original members of Dokken.

     
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • Guitar
  • Acoustic guitar
  • Bass
  • Slide guitar
Genres
  • Rock
  • Blues
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Mirror Mirror on Up From The Ashes by Don Dokken
Stay on Up From The Ashes by Don Dokken
Give It Up on Up From The Ashes by Don Dokken
Crash 'N Burn on Up From The Ashes by Don Dokken
1,000 Miles Away on Up From The Ashes by Don Dokken
When Some Nights on Up From The Ashes by Don Dokken
Living A Lie on Up From The Ashes by Don Dokken
Forever on Up From The Ashes by Don Dokken
Down In Flames on Up From The Ashes by Don Dokken
The Hunger on Up From The Ashes by Don Dokken

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Band Members
Discography
Title Artist Year Type
SolitaryDon Dokken2008Album
Give It UpDon Dokken1991Single
StayDon Dokken1990Single
Mirror MirrorDon Dokken1990Single
Up From The AshesDon Dokken1990Album
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