Ali Tabatabaee

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Ali Tabatabaee
Ali Tabatabaee 2008.jpg
Live in Manchester, 2008
Background information
Born (1973-02-27) February 27, 1973 (age 41)
Tehran, Iran
Origin La Habra, California
Genres Rapcore
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Singing, rapping, Guitar [1]
Years active 1996–present (Zebrahead)
Labels Sony Music Japan (2003-present)
SPV (2006-present)
Associated acts Zebrahead
Website [2]

Ali Tabatabaee (born Ali Tabatabaeepour, February 27, 1973) is one of two main vocalists in the band Zebrahead. He is from Tehran, Iran but moved to California at the age of 6. He attended high school in La Habra, California, where he met the other members of Zebrahead. He cites some of his favorite bands as A Tribe Called Quest, System of a Down, and N.W.A..[citation needed]


He is featured on the Reel Big Fish DVD You're All In This Together on the song "Unity" (originally by Operation Ivy).

Due to Zebrahead's growing popularity in Japan, Ali Tabatabaee and Zebrahead bandmate Matty Lewis were asked by Sega to record vocals for a new theme song, titled "His World", which appears in Sonic The Hedgehog. Ali Tabatabaee also composes the songs that Zebrahead makes.


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