Iggy Pop ( born James Newell Osterberg, Jr.; April 21, 1947) is an American singer-songwriter, musician and actor. He is the vocalist of influential proto-punk band The Stooges, who reunited in 2003, and has been known for his outrageous and unpredictable stage antics.
Pop's music has encompassed a number of styles over the course of his career. Though his popularity has fluctuated through the years, many of Pop's songs have become well-known, including "Lust for Life]]", "The Passenger", "Real Wild Child" and "I Wanna Be Your Dog". In 2010, The Stooges were inducted into the "Rock and Roll Hall of Fame".
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