Rocking the Ice Bucket: Rockers Who Took the Challenge

There's about 30 of them, and we probably missed a few!

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Over the past few weeks, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge rocked the rock world, as many prominent musicians decided to join the cause and give themselves a cold splash.

From weak-ish Portnoy to heartwarming Becker, here's a chronological (or ... quite chronoligical) rundown of rockers taking the Ice Bucket. Also, stay tuned to see whether Bono will rise up to Mr. Homme's shout-out.

Mike McCready

Challenged by: Steve GleasonChallenged: Pearl Jam, Duff McKagan, Stefan Lessard and Mike Wells

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Jon Bon Jovi

Challenged by: Jay McKeeChallenged: David Bryan, Tico Torres and Richie Sambora

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Eddie Vedder

Challenged by: Mike McCreadyChallenged: Tim Robbins, Bruce Springsteen and Niall Horan

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Weird Al Yankovic

Challenged: Barack Obama, Dalai Lama, Pope (yes, he plays big)

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Mike Portnoy

Challenged by: "everybody from Jack Black to Eddie Vedder doing it"Challenged: Chris Jericho, Eddie Trunk and Charlie Benante

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Nickelback

Challenged: Daniel Adair, Foo Fighters, Bill Murray and Mr. T.

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Stone Gossard

Challenged by: Mike McCreadyChallenged: Josh Freese and all Pearl Jam fans.

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Corey Taylor

Challenged by: Duff McKaganChallenged: Scott Ian, Chris Jericho and Jay Ruston

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Jeff Ament

Challenged by: Mike McCreadyChallenged: Brent Barry, Frank Brickowski and Kenny

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Duff McKagan

Challenged by: Mike McCreadyChallenged: Zakk Wylde, Corey Taylor, Joe Elliott and Steve Jones

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Charlie Benante

Challenged by: Mike PortnoyChallenged: Philip H. Anselmo, Andreas Kisser and Jay Ruston

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Foo Fighters

Challenged by: NickelbackChallenged: Jack Black, John Travolta and Stephen King

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Les Claypool

Challenged by: Pax MahleChallenged: Stewart Copeland (the Police), Richard Reed Parry (Arcade Fire) and Geddy Lee

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Chris Jericho

Challenged by: Corey TaylorChallenged: William Shatner, Paul Stanley, Chael Sonnen

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Richie Sambora

Challenged by: Jon Bon JoviChallenged: Orianthi and all his fans

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Matt Cameron

Challenged by: Mike McCreadyChallenged: John Tempesta, Pete Cameron, Josh Evans

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Alice Cooper

Challenged by: Tico TorresChallenged: Motley Crue and Johnny Depp

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Mike Shinoda

Challenged by: Steve AokiChallenged: Chester Bennington, Tim Ferriss, Lisa Ling and Austin Carlile.

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Chester Bennington

Challenged by: Mike ShinodaChallenged: 30 Seconds to Mars, AFI

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Motley Crue

Challenged by: Alice CooperChallenged: Aerosmith, Def Leppard and KISS

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Daniel Aldair

Challenged by: NickelbackChallenged: Charlie Benante

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Jason Becker

Challenged: Eddie Van Halen, David Lee Roth and John Mayer

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John Mayer

Challenged by: Jason BeckerChallenged: Eddie Van Halen and David Lee Roth

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Steel Panther

Challenged: Ratt, Black Veil Brides and the Pope

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Sammy Hagar

Challenged by: Joe SatrianiChallenged: Eddie and Alex Van Halen

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Rick Rubin

Challenged by: EminemChallenged: Frank Ocean, Owen Wilson and Vincent Gallo

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Robert Plant

Challenged: Sir Paul McCartney, Sir Tom Jones, Sir Elton John and Peter Gabriel

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Michael Wilton

Challenged: Queensryche

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Josh Homme

Challenged by: Imagine DragonsChallenged: Bono

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Chris Martin

Challenged by: ShakiraChallenged: Bono, Paul McCartney and Angelina Jolie

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Geddy Lee

Challenged by: Les ClaypoolChallenged: Ed Robertson, Jay Baruchel and Randy Johnson

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12 comments sorted by best / new / date

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    I like how they are actually aware that this is a campaign to raise funds for ALS treatment, unlike a lot of the shitbags fishing for attention on Facebook I've been seeing as of late. Best thing I've seen on the internet for a while.