Slipknot fans are in confusion regarding Jay Weinberg death. Read below to know about his death hoax as the drummer is not dead.
Musician Weinberg is the youngest member of the heavy metal band, Slipknot. Reportedly, he had replaced Joey Jordison in 2014.
Previously, he was the drummer of Against Me! and Reveling. Here are some of his masterpiece songs – Duality, The Devil In I, Psychosocial, etc.
Fact Check: Jay Weinberg Is Not Dead
Jay Weinberg is not dead and is still alive. So, we cannot find his obituary right now.
Well, the musician is just 30 years old. Reportedly, he was born on September 8, 1990.
Indeed, Jay is alive but one of the important members of Slipknot has passed away. He is no other than the co-founder and drummer of the heavy metal band, Joey Jordison.
After his death was confirmed, Slipknot’s DP on Instagram was made black. Then, every member of the band changed their DP into a black photo.
Yes, the musical group provided a tribute to the legend on social media. Fans were quite surprised when Jay’s Instagram post had comments disabled.
Most probably, he is extremely sad to hear about Jordison’s death. We send our prayers and condolences to Slipknot and his family.
Jay Weinberg Death Hoax Debunked
Jay Weinberg’s death hoax has finally been debunked. After Jordison passed away, fans were perplexed.
Some of the comments on Slipknot’s post were about Jay’s death. This further confused many people who were not updated about the drummer’s situation.
Most probably, their names might have confused the netizens. Indeed, the names, Joy, and Joey do sound very close.
So, here’s the fact – Jay is all good but is mourning Joey’s death. Reportedly, the Slipknot co-founder left the world on July 26, 2021.
Since 2010, Joey had been suffering from acute transverse myelitis. After not being diagnosed, he temporarily lost the use of his legs.
Later, he recovered well after medical attention and intense gym training. However, he lost his life at the age of 46.
At the moment, we are unsure about the cause of his death. Many Slipknot fans are shocked and are praying for his departed soul.
Everything To Know About Drummer Weinberg Family
Jay Weinberg was born to an American family in Middletown Township, New Jersey. He is the son of musician Max Weinberg and teacher Rebecca Schick.
Moreover, the drummer is married to his wife, Chloe Howcroft Weinberg. Reportedly, the couples had tied the knot in September 2020.
Since he is a musician, we can claim that Weinberg has good earnings. Well, his net worth is somewhere around a million.