Chad Gilbert
Chad Gilbert in 2014

Full Name

Chad Everett Gilbert


March 9, 1981

Born In

Coral Springs, Florida

Fun Fact

He was the former vocalist of the band Shai Hulud, but came back later.

Chad Gilbert (born March 9, 1981 in Coral Springs, Florida) is an American guitarist, singer, producer, and recorder. He is currently the lead guitarist of New Found Glory, as he also composes their music and is the backup vocalist of the band. He was the vocalist of the band's side project International Superheroes of Hardcore.

Personal Life

On January 26, 2010, Gilbert reported that "suspicious cells" had been found in his thyroid and he would be getting half his thyroid surgically removed. Four days later, Gilbert posted on Twitter that the surgery had been a success and no cancer had been found.

Gilbert began dating the vocalist of Paramore, Hayley Williams in 2008, they became engaged on Christmas Day 2014 and were married on the 20th of February 2016. On the 1st of July 2017 both Chad and Hayley announced their separation via Instagram after nearly 10 years together.


  • He has a twitter, and often corresponded with Hayley during their relationship.
  • He has a instagram.
  • He has a love for WWE wrestling and action figures
  • He has a side project, What's Eating Gilbert, outside of New Found Glory
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