An American Christian rock band called Skillet was formed in Memphis, Tennessee in 1996. The band currently consists of husband John (lead vocals,) bass and wife Korey Cooper, rhythm guitar, keyboards, backing vocals along with Jen Ledger (drums, vocals) and Seth Morrison (lead guitar). The band has released nine albums, two receiving Grammy nominations: Collide and Comatose. Two of their albums, Awake and Comatose, are certified Platinum by RIAA while Rise, is certified Gold as of July 12, 2016.
They are known for a relentless touring schedule, which garnered them a top five ranking in the Hardest Working Bands of 2010 by Songkick.com. Early in their career,they went through several line-up changes leaving founder John Cooper as the only original member remaining in the band.