Korn’s 12-Year-old Bassist

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Nu-metal Korn announced that they will be touring their upcoming South America shows with their “special guest.”

Take a look at this video wherein Tye Trujillo and Robert Trujillo was playing bass guitar.

Their regular bassist will not be present so Metallica bassist, Robert Trujillo’s son, Tye Trujillo will be filling in as Korn’s bassist.12-year-old Tye Trujillo plays bass for a band called The Helmets.

“We are bummed Fieldy can’t join us on this run but excited to do a few gigs with a young player like Tye,” statement from the band “We look forward to welcoming our brother Fieldy back when we return to the States in May,” statement continued.


This is not the only unexpected news wherein the band was involved in the last few months. Last December, Toblerone had materialized a limited edition of a Korn-themed Toblerone that circulated around the internet.