Fred Durst


Fred "Shred" Durst is an American musician and film director from Jacksonville, Florida. Durst grew up in Gastonia, North Carolina and played in a number of local bands in Florida while mowing lawns and working as a tattoo artist for financial support. Durst is best known as the vocalist of the multi-platinum rock band Limp Bizkit, formed in 1994, with whom he has released six studio albums.… Read More

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    NPR - Feb 02, 2015
  • Limp Bizkit's Fred Durst Developing Drama For The Cw
    LATimes - Nov 01, 2013
  • Game Confirms Signing To Cash Money Records
    MTV News - Oct 14, 2013
  • Carmen Electra Discusses Her Storied Love Life And Simon Cowell
    Huffington Post - Sep 30, 2013


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1970 Birth Born on August 20, 1970.


1994 23 Years Old 1 More Event
Durst is best known as the vocalist of the nu metal band Limp Bizkit, formed in 1994, with whom he has released six studio albums. … Read More
1997 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1997, Limp Bizkit signed with Flip Records, a subsidiary of Interscope Records, and released their debut album, Three Dollar Bill, Y'all to minimal response. … Read More
2000 29 Years Old During the 2000 MTV Video Music Awards, Durst performed Limp Bizkit's song "Livin' It Up", as a duet with Christina Aguilera. … Read More


2002 31 Years Old In 2002, Durst was tapped to write songs for Britney Spears, and later said that he was in a relationship with her. … Read More
2005 34 Years Old In February 2005, a sex tape featuring Durst was released on the Internet. … Read More
2006 35 Years Old While Limp Bizkit was on hiatus, Durst began working in independent films. In 2006, Durst costarred in the film Population 436. … Read More
2007 36 Years Old He co-starred in the film Population 436, and made his directorial debut in 2007 with the film The Education of Charlie Banks. … Read More
2009 38 Years Old In 2009, Durst married Esther Nazarov and split after three months. … Read More


2012 41 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2012, Durst appeared on the Insane Clown Posse cover album Smothered, Covered & Chunked on a cover of AMG's "Bitch Betta Have My Money".
2015 44 Years Old In 2015, Fred Durst stated his interest in obtaining a Russian passport and spending half of the year in Crimea. … Read More
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