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Musicians' Real Names
Stage Names of Musicians
"Many musicians change their names for various reasons. Some to avoid clashing with somebody else with a similar name and others just for effect. How many can you spot?"
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I was born with the name Marc Feld. How was I better known?
With which name was Alice Cooper born?
I was born with the name Bernard Jewry, but had chart success in the UK with which stage name?
R. Dean Taylor
I was born in India with the name Harry Webb. How am I better known?
Another musician who was born with the surname Webb, Gary Webb was a pioneer in the electronic music field in the late 70s and early 80s. How do we know him better?
I may not have been as successful if I'd kept my given name of William Broad. How am I better known?
Mary Isabel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien. Quite a mouthful I think you'll agree. No wonder she changed her name, but to what?
Now, who can forget the songs of Henry John Deutschendorf Jr? Ah yes, we knew him by a different name. What was it?
Arnold George Dorsey adopted the name of a classical composer as his own stage name when his singing career took off, but which one did he choose?
Priscilla Maria Veronica White used to work in the Cavern Club in the days when the Beatles played there, but made a slight change to her name when her singing impressed enough to win her a recording contract. What did she alter her name to?
Rock n' roll singer Ernest Evans started a new dance craze with his 1960 hit, 'The Twist'. But which name did he use on the stage?
Richard Starkey was in one of the biggest bands of the 60s before embarking on a solo singing career when that band split up. What was his stage name?
My given name was Marie McDonald McLaughlin Lawrie, but I am better known by a much shorter one. What is it?
I am a member of the Rock group Kiss, although you wouldn't know me by my real name of Chaim Witz. What did I change it to?
John Richie had a short career with one of the most notorious punk rock bands of the 70s. What was his stage name?
My real name is Natalie Renee McIntyre and I was born in 1967. With which name have I had chart successes.
Nat King Cole
James Newell Osterberg has had a long career in the music business and has been dubbed the 'Grandfather of Punk'. But what is his stage name?
This shock rocker was born with the name Brian Hugh Warner, but that didn't really suit his image and he changed it. What did he rename himself?
This soul and disco giant was given the name Barrence Eugene Carter, but what did he change it to?
Luther Van Dross
This rocker was born Ian Fraser Kilmister but has achieved fame under his nickname. What is that name?
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