Introvert iNtuitive Thinker Judger

INTJs are deep-thinking, creative musicians. They have powerful intuition, which they apply to logical, results oriented thinking and their personal feelings, which they often keep hidden.

INTJs primary function is Introverted iNtuition which perceives patterns and shifts perspectives to interpret information.

Their auxiliary function is Extraverted Thinking which evaluates information based on a relationship to externally verifiable results.

INTJs are often intelligent, complex and creative. Comprising 1-2% of the population they’re considered one of the most rare types.

For more on INTJs, check out the online course, Myers-Briggs for Musicians.

The 8 Types of iNtuitive Musicians:



Famous INTJ Musicians

  • 50 Cent
  • Tony Iommi (Black Sabbath)
  • James Hetfield (Metallica)
  • John Mayer
  • Corey Taylor (Slipknot)
  • Derek Sivers
  • Bear McCreary (Composer)
  • Mira Aroyo (Ladytron)
  • Joe Satriani
  • Jerry Cantrell (Alice In Chains)
  • Peter Joseph
  • Mike Shinoda (Linkin Park)
  • Steve Wilson (Porcupine Tree)
  • Yoko Ono
  • Jay Z
  • Christine McVie (Fleetwood Mac)
  • Seal
  • Ludwig Van Beethoven
  • Chrissie Hynde (The Pretenders)
  • Jason Isbell
  • Mark Knopfler (Dire Straits)
  • Mark Tremonti (Creed)
  • Alison Goldfrapp
  • Howard Jones (solo artist)
  • Brian May (Queen)
  • Andrew Wyatt (Miike Snow)
  • Maynard James Keenan (Tool)
  • Chuck D (Public Enemy)
  • Siouxsie Sioux (Siouxsie and the Banshees)
  • Rob Halford (Judas Priest)
  • Dave Draiman (Disturbed)
  • Jack White (The White Stripes)
  • Brian Eno (Roxy Music / Producer)
  • Yo Yo Ma
  • Chris Cornell
  • Thom Yorke (Radiohead)
  • Dominic Howard (Muse)
  • David Bowie
  • Dusty Springfield
  • Jonathan Davis (Korn)
  • David Gilmour (Pink Floyd)
  • Tom Morello (Rage Against the Machine)