Jake Pitts

United States

Jake Pitts Bio

Who is Jake Pitts

Jake Pitts, full name Jacob Mark "Jake" Pitts, is an American musician and record producer best known as the lead guitarist of the rock band Black Veil Brides.

Early Life (Childhood)

Jake was born in Idaho to Mark and Carolyn. He grew up there with his older sister Sarah Pitts-Lowry. He was inspired to play guitar by Metallica when he was thirteen years old.

Interesting Facts

Jake joined Black Veil Brides in November of 2009 and plays lead guitar. Before joining Black Veil Brides, he played lead guitar in the bands The Perfect Victim and 80 Proof Riot.

Personal Life

His mother passed away on January 18, 2014. Jake was engaged to a British model named Ella Cole but have ended their relationship. He currently lives in Los Angeles with his two dogs: Trixy and Ernie.


He was presented with Revolver Magazine's Best Guitarist Golden Gods Award in 2012.