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Scott Stapp

Scott Alan Stapp (born Anthony Scott Flippen ; August 8, 1973) is an American musician, singer-songwriter, and philanthropist. He is also the lead vocalist and lyricist of the rock band Creed, of which he is a founding member. His debut solo album, The Great Divide, was released in 2005. A second album, Between Lust and Love, is currently in production. Despite various criticisms and controversies, Stapp is recognized as one of the most successful artists of the modern rock era and has won several accolades, including a Grammy Award for Creed's song "With Arms Wide Open" and numerous RIAA certifications. In 2006, Hit Parader ranked Stapp as the 68th greatest heavy metal vocalist of all time. Stapp was born as Anthony Scott Flippen on August 8, 1973 in Orlando, Florida, to his mother Lynda, a school teacher and his biological father, about whom little is known. He was adopted by Steven Stapp, a dentist who married Scott's mother, and decided to take his stepfather's last name. However, upon realizing that his initials would spell out the word "ass," he took his middle name as his first and took the name he is now known as, Scott Alan Stapp. Stapp grew up in a very religious

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Creed's Scott Stapp -- Shocking Audio of a Crumbling Man

Creed's Scott Stapp
Shocking Audio of a Crumbling Man

Scott Stapp is circling the drain ... it's incredibly sad and extremely evident from 4 recent recordings  which show the desperation of the former Creed frontman. Clip #1 Stapp made a… READ MORE >

Creed's Scott Stapp -- Loses Custody of Children

Creed's Scott Stapp
Loses Custody of Kids

Scott Stapp's downward spiral continues ... he has lost custody of his 3 kids.A Florida judge has ruled ... the former Creed frontman's soon-to-be ex-wife Jaclyn will have sole legal and physical… READ MORE >

- 15 days ago
Scott Stapp ... Relatives Panic -- He's Out to Kill Obama (911 Tape)

Scott Stapp
Relatives Panic He's Out to Kill Obama [911 Tape]

Scott Stapp threatened to assassinate President Obama ... and his alarmed wife and sister-in-law made a desperate 911 call to stop him.  Scott had just gone AWOL from a mental facility late… READ MORE >

- 16 days ago
Scott Stapp -- Wife Wants Psych Hold for 60 Days ... He's Trying to Detox Self

Scott Stapp
Wife Wants 60-Day Psych Hold He's Trying to Detox Himself

Scott Stapp is irrational, incoherent, delusional, psychotic, dangerous and needs to be involuntarily committed to a mental facility again and he's in great danger because he's trying to detox… READ MORE >

- 29 days ago
Scott Stapp -- Placed on Psych Hold ... Fears ISIS Attack Against His Kid

Scott Stapp
Placed on Psych Hold Fears ISIS Attack Against His Kid

Creed frontman Scott Stapp was placed on a psych hold after cops say he had drug-fueled paranoid delusions he's a marked man, and his wife says he hears voices and worries his kid will… READ MORE >

- 30 days ago
Creed Singer Scott Stapp -- Publicly Criticizing Obama Caused My Downfall

Creed's Scott Stapp
Criticizing Obama Caused My Downfall

Scott Stapp believes President Obama sic'd the IRS on him as revenge for pot shots he took at the prez during a 2012 interview -- which is why he's damn near broke now. The former Creed front… READ MORE >

- 30 days ago
Creed's Scott Stapp -- I'm Homeless and Penniless ... Shocking New Video

Creed's Scott Stapp
I'm Homeless and Penniless Shocking New Video

Scott Stapp -- the lead singer of Creed and one of the most successful frontmen in the '90s -- says the government has stolen his money and now he's so desperate, he can't afford rent or even… READ MORE >

- 31 days ago
Scott Stapp: Now With Less Hair, Facial Weight

Scott Stapp: Now With Less Hair, Facial Weight

Obscurity does the body good. Just ask former Creed singer Scott Stapp.The 35-year-old resurfaced at some event in Boca Raton this weekend, looking much healthier and a tad bit douchey.It's… READ MORE >

- 2237 days ago
Stapp Comes Clean

Stapp Comes Clean

Promoting a new album means many personal questions will be aimed at you, and former Creed frontman Scott Stapp is no exception. Stapp has had his run-ins with scandal, having been arrested for… READ MORE >

- 3111 days ago

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