081. IAN GILLAN (living). Bands assoc./w: Deep Purple; Black Sabbath; Gillan Band; Gillan & Glover; Episode Six; Wainwright's Gentlemen; Gillan & Iommi; was voice of Jesus on Jesus Christ Superstar (original studio album). Real name: same. Religious beliefs: raised Christian, later became "heathen." At time of recording JCS, he was told to view Jesus not as a religious icon, but as a historical figure. (This info from his website).