What Scares Rock Stars? Check Out 28 Rock Star Phobias

“Ultimate Classic Rock” put together a list of 28 PHOBIAS that various rock stars have been known to have . . . and most them are interesting or just flat-out WEIRD, but a handful of them are kind of lame.

 

Here they are, starting with the more common fears:

 

  1. David BowieGene SimmonsDavid Lee RothBrian Wilsonof the Beach BoysChristine McVie of Fleetwood Mac, and Chris Cornell . . . all have a fear of FLYING

 

  1. Sheryl Crow. . . fear of HEIGHTS

 

  1. Dave Grohl. . . fear of SMALL SPACES

 

  1. Ozzy Osbourne. . . afraid of RATS

 

  1. Freddie Mercury. . . afraid of SPIDERS

 

  1. Nikki Sixxand Johnny Cash . . . afraid of SNAKES

 

  1. Alice Cooperand Joe Perry of Aerosmith . . . afraid of NEEDLES

 

  1. Dave Daviesof The Kinks and Johnny Depp . . . fear of CLOWNS

 

  1. Ringo Starr. . . fear of GERMS

 

These next three are a little weird, but kind of understandable:

 

  1. Thom Yorkeof Radiohead . . . fear of CARS

 

  1. Slash. . . fear of HAND INJURIES

 

  1. Axl Rose. . . anthropophobia, the fear of PEOPLE and SOCIETY

 

These are just strange:

 

  1. Matt Bellamy of Muse. . . afraid of ALIEN IMPREGNATION

 

  1. Joe Elliottof Def Leppard . . . fear of THANKING THE WRONG CITY

 

  1. Marilyn Manson. . . afraid of SLEEPING NAKED

 

  1. Paul Stanleyof KISS . . . afraid of BULLYING

 

  1. Brandon Flowersof The Killers . . . fear of the NUMBER 621, which also happens to be his birthday: June 21st.  He claims a Ouija Board once told him he would also DIE on that day.

 

And these are the ones that are just kind of lame:

 

  1. John Lennon. . . feared his own LEGACY

 

  1. James Hetfieldof Metallica . . . afraid of RESPONSIBILITY

 

  1. Bruce Springsteen. . . afraid of DONALD TRUMP (???)

 

(Hit up UltimateClassicRock.com for a little context on each one.)