(Stephen Victor Tallarico)
Birthplace: New York, New York
Tyler is the lead singer of the rock group Aerosmith , which he helped form in 1970. The group moved to Boston, signed with Columbia Records in 1972, and released their self-titled debut album in 1973. Other albums include Toys in the Attic (1975) and Permanent Vacation (1987). After signing with Geffen in 1985; Aerosmith experienced a new wave of popularity with the release of records like Pump (1989) and Get a Grip (1993), which debuted at number one on Billboard's album chart. His daughter is actress Liv Tyler.