"Iggy Pop" is an American rock music/rock singer-songwriter, musician, and actor. Osterberg became known as "Iggy" in high school, when he served as drummer for a local blues band, The Iguanas. He is vocalist of the influential protopunk band The Stooges, who reunited in 2003, and has been known for his outrageous and unpredictable stage antics.
Iggy's music has encompassed a number of styles over the years, including rock, hard rock, New wave music/new wave and pop, jazz, art rock and blues music/blues. Though his popularity has fluctuated through the years, many of Pop's songs have become well-known, including "Lust for Life (song)/Lust for Life", "The Passenger (song)/The Passenger", "Wild One (Johnny O'Keefe song)/Real Wild Child", "Candy (Iggy Pop song)/Candy" (a duet with Kate Pierson of The B-52's), "China Girl (song)/China Girl", "Nightclubbing (song)/Nightclubbing", "Search and Destroy (The Stooges song)/Search and Destroy" and "I Wanna Be Your Dog".
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