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Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican  

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List Rules Only Rock Stars who are Republican, no other genres

Conservatism isn't something you tend to associate with the hard core rockers of history. However, this Republican rock stars list is a sampling of the most conservative rock bands in the world and might just change the way you think of them. Look no further for a full list of conservative rock bands and rock stars, complete with photos. Right wing rock stars and conservative metal bands can all be found here, from Elvis Presley to Alice Cooper - you're sure to find a few surprising names!

With the likes of Lee Ving and Lynyrd Skynrd on this list, it just goes to show that you can't judge a book by its cover. Some of the most notorious rock names are on this list. Who knew that underneath the raging metal sound and aggressive vocals of Avenged Sevenfold was a declared set of Republican beliefs?

This list includes people or groups who have declared themselves to be full-fledged republican rockers, as well as republican rock bands and musicians, all of whom have at one point publicly supported a Republican candidate or candidates.
Ted Nugent is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 70
Theodore Anthony "Ted" Nugent is an American musician, hunter, and political activist from Detroit, Michigan. Nugent initially gained fame as the lead guitarist of The Amboy Dukes ...more
Kid Rock is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 48
Robert James Ritchie, known by his stage name Kid Rock, is an American singer-songwriter, rapper, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and actor. His 1998 studio album Devil Without a Cause sold 13 ...more
Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
Dec. at 42 (1935-1977)
Elvis Aaron Presley was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as "the King of Rock and ...more
Lynyrd Skynyrd is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
Gene Simmons is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 69
Gene Simmons is an Israeli-born American rock bass guitarist, singer-songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, actor, and television personality. Known by his stage persona The Demon, he is the ...more
Johnny Ramone is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
Dec. at 56 (1948-2004)
John William Cummings, better known by his stage name Johnny Ramone, was an American guitarist and songwriter, best known for being the guitarist for the punk rock band the Ramones. He was a ...more
Meat Loaf is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 71
Michael Lee Aday better known by his stage name Meat Loaf is an American musician and actor. He is noted for the Bat Out of Hell album trilogy consisting of Bat Out of Hell, Bat Out of Hell II: ...more
Dave Mustaine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 57
David Scott "Dave" Mustaine is an American musician. He was the original lead guitarist for the American heavy metal band Metallica and is the co-founder, rhythm and lead guitarist, ...more
The Beach Boys is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
The Beach Boys
Sammy Hagar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 71
Samuel Roy "Sammy" Hagar, also known as The Red Rocker, is an American rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter and musician. Hagar came to prominence in the 1970s with the hard rock band ...more
Joe Perry is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 68
Anthony Joseph "Joe" Pereira is the lead guitarist, backing and occasional lead vocalist, and contributing songwriter for the rock band Aerosmith. He was ranked 84th in Rolling Stone's ...more
Mike Love is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 77
Michael Edward "Mike" Love is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and activist who is a member and co-founder of the Beach Boys. For most of the Beach Boys' career, Love has been ...more
Avenged Sevenfold is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
Avenged Sevenfold
Alice Cooper is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 71
Alice Cooper is an American singer, songwriter, musician, and occasional actor whose career spans five decades. With a stage show that features guillotines, electric chairs, fake blood, boa ...more
Charlie Daniels is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 82
Charles Edward "Charlie" Daniels is an American musician, singer and songwriter known for his contributions to country, bluegrass, and Southern rock music. He is perhaps best known for ...more
Styx is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
Styx is an American rock band from Chicago that became famous for its albums from the mid-1970s and early 1980s. They are best known for melding the style of pop rock with the power of hard-rock ...more
Jeff Baxter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 70
Jeffrey Allen "Jeff Skunk" Baxter is an American guitarist, known for his stints in the rock bands Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers during the 1970s and Spirit in the 1980s. More ...more
Lee Ving is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 68
Lee Ving is an American musician most known for his role as lead singer and rhythm guitarist for the Los Angeles-based punk rock band Fear, and as an actor.
Bobby Steele is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 62
Bobby Steele is an American punk rock musician. He is the current guitar player, songwriter, and sole original member of punk band The Undead. He has been a member of multiple other bands, most ...more
Chad Sexton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 48
Dave Smalley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
Dave Smalley is an American musician, best known as the lead singer for the hardcore punk bands DYS, Dag Nasty, and All and as lead singer/guitarist with Down by Law. He is known for his ...more
Joe Escalante is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 56
Joseph Patrick "Joe" Escalante is an American musician, record label owner, radio host, film and music video director, and amateur matador, as well as a former television executive and ...more
Michale Graves is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 43
Michael Emanuel, better known by his stage name Michale Graves, is an American singer and songwriter. He is most well known as the lead singer for the 1990s re-incarnation of The Misfits from ...more
Billy Gibbons is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Rock Stars You Probably Didn't Realize Are Republican
age 69
William Frederick "Billy" Gibbons is an American musician, producer and actor, best known as the guitarist of the American rock band ZZ Top. He began his career in the Moving ...more