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Steve Vai

g, *1960 US, Carle Place, New York
Singer / Musician / Composer / Songwriter / Producer of Rock
A.k.a. Steven Siro Vai Reckless Fable

Steven Siro "Steve" Vai (/vɑːɪ/; born June 6, 1960) is an American guitarist, composer, singer, songwriter, and producer, born and raised on Long Island, New York. Vai was voted the 10th "Greatest Guitarist" by Guitar World magazine, and has sold over 15 million records. A three-time Grammy Award winner and fifteen-time nominee, Vai started his music career in 1978 at the age of 18 as a transcriptionist for Frank Zappa, and joined his band from 1980 to 1983. He embarked on a solo career in 1983 and has released eight solo albums to date. He has recorded and toured with Alcatrazz, David Lee Roth, Whitesnake, as well as having recorded with artists such as Mary J. Blige, Spinal Tap, and Ozzy Osbourne. Additionally, Vai has toured with live-only acts G3, Zappa Plays Zappa, the Experience Hend

  • Guitar
  • Keyboards
  • Vocals
  • Bass
  • Backing Vocals
  • Rock
  • Jazz
  • Blues
Popular Tracks   
For the Love of God on Passion And Warfare by Steve Vai
King of the World on Outskirts by Montgomery Gentry
Tender Surrender on Alien Love Secrets by Steve Vai
Halo Theme Gungnir Mix on Halo 2 Anniversary by Various Artists
Let's Jam on Vai/Gash by Steve Vai
Bad Horsie on Alien Love Secrets by Steve Vai
Liberty on Passion And Warfare by Steve Vai
Genesong on Halo 2 Anniversary by Various Artists
Teeth of the Hydra on Inviolate by Steve Vai
Valley Of Fire on Triumphant Hearts by Jason Becker

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Piano Reductions Vol.2Steve Vai, Miho Arai2019Compil.
GENERATION AXE: The Guitars That Destroyed The World: LIve in ChinaSteve Vai, Yngwie Malmsteen, Zakk Wylde, Nuno Bettencourt, Tosin Abasi2018Album
Steve Vai & The Classified - Modern PrimitiveSteve Vai2017Album
Modern Primitive / Passion And WarfareSteve Vai2016Compil.
Stillness In Motion (Vai Live In L.A.)Steve Vai2015Album
Make A Noise A Souvenir For Master To MinorsSteve Vai2015Compil.
Stillness In Motion (Vai Live In L.A.)Steve Vai2015Album
Greatest HitsSteve Vai2013Compil.
The Story Of Light - Real Illusions: Of A...Steve Vai2012Album
John The RevelatorSteve Vai2012Single
CollectionSteve Vai2011Compil.
Where The Wild Things AreSteve Vai2010Album
The Very Best Of Steve VaiSteve Vai2010Compil.
Where The Other Wild Things AreSteve Vai2010Album
Naked TracksSteve Vai2009Album
MP3Steve Vai2009Compil.
Original Album ClassicsSteve Vai2008Album
G3 Live In TokyoJoe Satriani / Steve Vai / John Petrucci2008Album
Sound Theories Vol. I & II Album SamplerSteve Vai2007Album
Sound Theories Vol. I & IISteve Vai2007Album
G3 Live In TokyoJoe Satriani / Steve Vai / John Petrucci2006Album
Passion And Warfare / The Ultra ZoneSteve Vai2006Album
Real Illusions: ReflectionsSteve Vai2005Album
Visual Sound Theories (Live With Holland Metropole Orkest)Steve Vai2005Album
Live In LondonSteve Vai2004Album
MTV Music HistorySteve Vai2004Compil.
G3 Live: Rockin' In The Free WorldJoe Satriani & Steve Vai & Yngwie Malmsteen2004Album
G3 Live In DenverJoe Satriani & Steve Vai & Yngwie Malmsteen2004Album
Various Artists: Archives Vol. 4Steve Vai2003Compil.
Mystery Tracks Archives Vol. 3Steve Vai2003Album
Коллекция Альбомов (1998-2002) CD2Joe Satriani, Steve Vai2003Compil.
Mystery Tracks: Archives Vol. 3Steve Vai2003Compil.
The Infinite Steve Vai: An AnthologySteve Vai2003Compil.
The Elusive Light And Sound Vol. 1Steve Vai2002Album
Passion And Warfare / Sex And ReligionSteve Vai2002Album
Alive In An Ultra WorldSteve Vai2001Album
Sex & Religion / Alien Love SecretsSteve Vai2001Compil.
The Secret Jewel BoxSteve Vai2001Album
G3 Live In ConcertJoe Satriani & Steve Vai & Eric Johnson2000Album
The 7th Song: Enchanting Guitar Melodies - Archives Vol. 1Steve Vai2000Compil.
Домашняя КоллекцияSteve Vai2000Compil.
Passion And Warfare / Sex & Religion / Alien Love SecretsSteve Vai1999Compil.
The Ultra ZoneSteve Vai1999Album
JibboomSteve Vai1999Single
3 Pieces From "The Ultra Zone"Steve Vai1999Single
G3 Live In ConcertJoe Satriani / Eric Johnson / Steve Vai1997Album
Fire GardenSteve Vai1996Album
Alien Love SecretsSteve Vai1995Album
JuiceSteve Vai1995Single
Alien Love SecretsSteve Vai1995Album
New York, My Father's Place 18/3/'83Steve Vai1993Album
777Steve Vai1993Album
Una Noche A SevillaJoe Satriani, Steve Vai, Brian May, Nuno Bettencourt, Joe Walsh1992Album
The Reaper RapSteve Vai1991Album
The Audience Is ListeningSteve Vai1990Single
For The Love Of GodSteve Vai1990Single
I Would Love ToSteve Vai1990Single
Passion And WarfareSteve Vai1990Album
An Evening Of Indulgent Guitar MusicSteve Vai1989Album
Crossroads Guitar DuelRy Cooder & Steve Vai1988Single
Power Cosmic - The Crush Of Love / Amazing GraceJoe Satriani / Steve Vai1988Album
Because It's There / Blue PowderMichael Hedges / Steve Vai1986Single
Flex-Able LeftoversSteve Vai1984Album
Flex-AbleSteve Vai1984Album
The Attitude SongSteve Vai1984Single
Miracle Sound CreaterSteve VaiAlbum
The Moving FingersSteve VaiAlbum
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