Layne Staley Quotes

We started this band as kids, and as time has gone on, we've grown and are learning to accommodate each others' differences.





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Layne Staley
Layne Staley
  • Born: August 22, 1967
  • Died: April 5, 2002
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Musician, Singer, Lyricist

Layne Thomas Staley, an American musician, was the lead singer, occasional rhythm guitarist, and co-songwriter of the rock band Alice in Chains from 1987 until 1998. The band rose to international fame in the early 1990s during Seattle's grunge movement, and became known for Staley's distinct vocal style, as well as the harmonized vocals between him and guitarist/vocalist Jerry Cantrell.