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James Newell Osterberg Jr. (born April 21, 1947), known professionally by his stage name Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
(/ˈɪɡi pɒp/), and designated the "Godfather of Punk,"[1][2] is an American singer, songwriter, musician, producer and actor. He was the vocalist of influential proto-punk band the Stooges, who reunited in 2003,[3] and is well known for his outrageous and unpredictable stage antics.[4][5][6] Iggy Pop's music has encompassed a number of styles over the course of his career, including garage rock, punk rock, hard rock, art rock, new wave, jazz and blues.[7] Though his popularity has fluctuated through the years, many of Iggy Pop's songs have become well-known, including "Search and Destroy" and "I Wanna Be Your Dog" by the Stooges, and his solo hits "Lust for Life", "The Passenger", and "Real Wild Child (Wild One)". In 2010, the Stooges were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Contents

1 Early life 2 Music career

2.1 Early days: 1960–1967 2.2 The Stooges
The Stooges
era: 1968–1974 2.3 Bowie and Berlin: 1976–1978 2.4 Arista albums: 1979–1981 2.5 1980s 2.6 1990s and early 2000s 2.7 The Stooges
The Stooges
reunion: 2003–2010 2.8 2000s and 2010s

3 Film, television and radio career 4 Biopic 5 Classical scholarship 6 Personal life 7 Legacy 8 Discography

8.1 Studio albums

9 Awards and nominations

9.1 Grammy Awards 9.2 Golden Globe Awards 9.3 Orders conferred

10 References 11 Further reading 12 External links

Early life[edit]

Osterberg as a high school senior, 1965

James Newell Osterberg, Jr. was born in Muskegon, Michigan, the son of Louella (née Christensen; 1917–1996)[8] and James Newell Osterberg, Sr. (1921–2007),[8] a former high school English teacher and baseball coach at Fordson High School
Fordson High School
in Dearborn, Michigan.[9] Osterberg was raised in a trailer park in Ypsilanti, Michigan.[10] He is of German, English and Irish descent on his father's side, and Norwegian and Danish ancestry on his mother's side.[11] His father was adopted by a Swedish American
Swedish American
family and took on their surname (Österberg).[11] In a 2007 Rolling Stone
Rolling Stone
interview, Iggy Pop explained his relationship with his parents and their contribution to his music:

“ Once I hit junior high in Ann Arbor, I began going to school with the son of the president of Ford Motor Company, with kids of wealth and distinction. But I had a wealth that beat them all. I had the tremendous investment my parents made in me. I got a lot of care. They helped me explore anything I was interested in. This culminated in their evacuation from the master bedroom in the trailer, because that was the only room big enough for my drum kit. They gave me their bedroom.[12] ”

Music career[edit] Early days: 1960–1967[edit]

The Prime Movers, featuring Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
on drums

Osterberg began his music career as a drummer in various high school bands in Ann Arbor, Michigan, including the Iguanas, who cut several records such as Bo Diddley's "Mona" in 1965.[13] His later stage name, Iggy, is derived from the Iguanas. After exploring local blues-style bands such as the Prime Movers (with brothers Dan and Michael Erlewine), he eventually dropped out of the University of Michigan[14] and moved to Chicago to learn more about blues. While in Chicago, he played drums in blues clubs, helped by Sam Lay (formerly of the Paul Butterfield Blues
Blues
Band) who shared his connections with Iggy.[15] Inspired by Chicago blues
Chicago blues
as well as bands like The Sonics, MC5
MC5
and The Doors, he formed the Psychedelic Stooges and began calling himself Iggy. The band was composed of Iggy on vocals, Ron Asheton
Ron Asheton
on guitar, Asheton's brother Scott on drums, and Dave Alexander on bass. Their first show was played at a Halloween party at a house in Detroit, Michigan. Members of the MC5
MC5
were also in attendance. The Stooges
The Stooges
era: 1968–1974[edit] The seeds of Iggy Pop's stage persona were sown when he saw The Doors perform in 1967 at the University of Michigan
Michigan
and was amazed by the stage antics and antagonism displayed by singer Jim Morrison.[10] Morrison's extreme behavior, while performing in a popular band, inspired the young Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
to push the boundaries of stage performance. Other influences on Iggy Pop's vocals and persona were Mick Jagger
Mick Jagger
and James Brown. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was the first performer to do a stage-dive, which he started at a concert in Detroit.[10] Iggy Pop, who traditionally performs bare-chested, also performed such stage theatrics as rolling around in broken glass and exposing himself to the crowd.[10]

I attended two concerts by the Doors. The first one I attended was early on and they had not gotten their shit together yet. That show was a big, big, big influence on me. They had just had their big hit, "Light My Fire" and the album had taken off.... So, here's this guy, out of his head on acid, dressed in leather with his hair all oiled and curled. The stage was tiny and it was really low. It got confrontational. I found it really interesting. I loved the performance ... Part of me was like, 'Wow, this is great. He's really pissing people off and he's lurching around making these guys angry.' People were rushing the stage and Morrison's going 'Fuck you. You blank, blank, blank."' You can fill in your sexual comments yourself. The other half of it was that I thought, 'If they've got a hit record out and they can get away with this, then I have no fucking excuse not to get out on stage with my band.' It was sort of the case of, 'Hey, I can do that.' There really was some of that in there.[16]

In addition to Jim Morrison
Jim Morrison
and The Doors' influence on the band, Iggy Pop also attributes the Stooges getting jump started after seeing an all-girls rock band from Princeton, New Jersey called The Untouchable play. In a 1995 interview with Bust Magazine, he relates:

And the other thing was we went to New York. We had gone to New York a couple of months before that just to check out the scene, and we had never been to a place like New York... we went down around Eighth Street there where all the young tourists hang out, and we met these girls from New Jersey, from Princeton, they had a band called The Untouchable, and we're like, "Oh, you've got a band, sure, ha ha ha," and they said "Well, come to our house and see us play." And we didn't have anywhere to crash, and they played for us, and they completely rocked, and we were really ashamed."

In 1968, one year after their live debut and now dubbed the Stooges, the band signed with Elektra Records, again following in the footsteps of The Doors, who were Elektra's biggest act at the time (reportedly, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
called Moe Howard
Moe Howard
to see if it was all right to call his band "The Stooges," to which Howard responded by merely saying "I don't care what they call themselves, as long as they're not the Three Stooges!" and hung up the phone).[citation needed] The Stooges' first album The Stooges, (on which Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was credited as "Iggy Stooge"), was produced by John Cale
John Cale
in New York in 1969. Both it and the follow-up, Fun House produced by Don Gallucci in Los Angeles in 1970, sold poorly. Though the release of Fun House did not receive the recognition it expected, it was later ranked No. 191 in Rolling Stone's '500 Greatest Albums of All Time' in 2003.[17] Shortly after the new members joined, the group disbanded because of Iggy Pop's worsening heroin addiction. In 1971, without a record deal, the Stooges kept performing in small clubs with a 5-piece line-up that included both Ron Asheton
Ron Asheton
and James Williamson on guitars and Jimmy Recca on bass, Dave Alexander having been sacked by Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
the previous year when he turned up for a gig unable to play because of his chronic alcoholism (he died in 1975). That year Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
and David Bowie
David Bowie
met at Max's Kansas City, a nightclub and restaurant in New York City.[18] Iggy Pop's career received a boost from his relationship with Bowie when Bowie decided in 1972 to produce an album with Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
in England. With James Williamson signed on as guitarist, the search began for a rhythm section. However, since neither Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
nor Williamson were satisfied with any players in England, they decided to re-unite the Stooges. Ron Asheton grudgingly moved from guitar to bass. The recording sessions produced the rock landmark Raw Power. After its release Scott Thurston was added to the band on keyboards/electric piano and Bowie continued his support, but Iggy Pop's drug problem persisted. The Stooges' last show in 1974 ended in a fight between the band and a group of bikers, documented on the album Metallic K.O. Drug abuse
Drug abuse
stalled his career again for several years. Bowie and Berlin: 1976–1978[edit]

Iggy Pop, October 25, 1977 at the State Theatre in Minneapolis

After the second breakup of the Stooges, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
made some recordings with James Williamson, but these were not released until 1977 (as Kill City, credited jointly to Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
and Williamson).[19] Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was unable to control his drug use and checked himself into a mental institution, the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, to try to clean up. Bowie was one of his few visitors there, and he continued to support his friend and collaborator. In 1976, Bowie took him along as his companion on the Station to Station
Station to Station
tour. This was Iggy Pop's first exposure to large-scale professional touring and he was impressed, particularly with Bowie's work ethic. On March 21, 1976, Bowie and Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
were arrested together for marijuana possession in Rochester, New York, although charges were later dropped.[citation needed] Bowie and Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
relocated to West Berlin to wean themselves off their respective drug addictions. In 1977, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
signed with RCA Records and Bowie helped write and produce The Idiot and Lust for Life, Iggy Pop's two most acclaimed albums as a solo artist, the latter featuring one of Iggy Pop's best-known songs "The Passenger". Lust for Life also featured another team of brothers, Hunt and Tony Fox Sales, sons of comedian Soupy Sales. Among the songs Bowie and Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
wrote together were "China Girl", "Tonight", and "Sister Midnight", all of which Bowie performed on his own albums later on (the last being recorded with different lyrics as "Red Money" on the album Lodger). Bowie also played keyboards in Iggy Pop's live performances, some of which are featured on the album TV Eye Live in 1978. In return, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
contributed backing vocals on Bowie's Low.[citation needed] Arista albums: 1979–1981[edit]

Iggy Pop, Cardiff, 1979

Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
had grown dissatisfied with RCA, later admitting that he had made TV Eye Live as a quick way of fulfilling his three-album RCA contract. He moved to Arista Records, under whose banner he released New Values
New Values
in 1979. This album was something of a Stooges reunion, with James Williamson producing and latter-day Stooge Scott Thurston playing guitar and keyboards. Not surprisingly, the album's style harkened back to the guitar sound of the Stooges. Although highly regarded by many Iggy fans (some preferring it to the Bowie collaborations), New Values
New Values
was not a popular success. The album was moderately successful in Australia and New Zealand, however, and this led to Iggy Pop's first visit there to promote it. While in Melbourne, he made a memorable appearance on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's nationwide Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
show Countdown. During his anarchic performance of "I'm Bored", Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
made no attempt to conceal the fact that he was lip-synching (shoving the microphone down his pants at one point), and he even tried to grab the teenage girls in the audience. He was also interviewed by host Molly Meldrum, an exchange which was frequently punctuated by the singer jumping up and down on his chair and making loud exclamations of "G'day mate" in a mock Australian accent. His Countdown appearance is generally considered one of the highlights of the show's history and it cemented his popularity with Australian punk fans; since then he has often toured there. While visiting New Zealand, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
recorded a music video for "I'm Bored", and attended a record company function where he appeared to slap a woman and throw wine over a photographer.[20] While in Australia, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was also the guest on a live late-night commercial TV interview show on the Ten Network. It is not known whether a recording of this interview exists, but the famous Countdown appearance has often been re-screened in Australia. During the recording of Soldier (1980), Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
and Williamson quarreled over production (the latter apparently wanted a big, Phil Spector-type sound) and Williamson was fired. Bowie appeared on the song "Play it Safe", performing backing vocals with the group Simple Minds. The album and its follow-up Party (1981) were both commercial failures, and Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was dropped from Arista. His drug habit varied in intensity, but persisted.[citation needed] 1980s[edit]

Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
at the Pinkpop Festival
Pinkpop Festival
in 1987

In 1980, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
published his autobiography I Need More, co-written with Anne Wehner, an Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor
arts patron. The book, which includes a selection of black and white photographs, featured a foreword by Andy Warhol. Warhol wrote that he met Iggy when he was Jim Osterberg, at the Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor
Film Festival in 1966. "I don't know why he hasn't made it really big," Warhol wrote. "He is so good."[21] The 1982 album Zombie Birdhouse
Zombie Birdhouse
on Chris Stein's Animal label, with Stein himself producing, was no more commercially successful than his Arista works, but again, in 1983, Iggy Pop's fortunes changed when David Bowie
David Bowie
recorded a cover of the song "China Girl". The song had originally appeared on The Idiot, and was a major hit on Bowie's blockbuster Let's Dance album. As co-writer of the song, Iggy Pop received substantial royalties. On Tonight in 1984, Bowie recorded five more of their co-written songs (2 from Lust for Life, 1 from New Values, and 2 new songs), assuring Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
financial security, at least for the short term. The support from Bowie enabled Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
to take a three-year break, during which he overcame his resurgent heroin addiction and took acting classes.[citation needed] Additionally, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
contributed the title song to the 1984 film Repo Man (with Steve Jones, previously of the Sex Pistols, on guitar, and Nigel Harrison and Clem Burke, both of Blondie on bass and drums) as well as an instrumental called "Repo Man Theme" that was played during the opening credits.[citation needed] In 1985, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
recorded some demos with Jones. He played these demos for Bowie, who was sufficiently impressed to offer to produce an album for Iggy Pop: 1986's new wave-influenced Blah-Blah-Blah, featuring the single "Real Wild Child", a cover of "The Wild One", originally written and recorded by Australian rock 'n' roll musician Johnny O'Keefe in 1958. The single was a Top 10 hit in the UK and was successful around the world, especially in Australia, where for 20 years it has been used as the theme music for the ABC's late-night music video show Rage. Blah-Blah-Blah was Iggy Pop's highest-charting album in the U.S. since The Idiot in 1977, peaking at No. 75 on the Billboard Top 200 albums chart. Also in 1985, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
and Lou Reed
Lou Reed
contributed their singing voices to the animated film Rock & Rule. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
performed the song "Pain & Suffering" in the final sequence of the film.[22] In 1987, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
appeared (along with Bootsy Collins) on a mostly instrumental album, Neo Geo, by Japanese composer Ryuichi Sakamoto. The music video for "Risky", written and directed by Meiert Avis, won the first ever MTV
MTV
Breakthrough Video Award. The groundbreaking video explores transhumanist philosopher FM-2030's ideas of Nostalgia for the Future in the form of an imagined love affair between a robot and one of Man Ray's models in Paris in the late 1930s. Additional inspiration was drawn from Jean Baudrillard, Edvard Munch's 1894 painting Puberty, and Roland Barthes
Roland Barthes
Death of the Author. The surrealist black-and-white video uses stop motion, light painting, and other retro in-camera effects techniques. Meiert Avis recorded Sakamoto while at work on the score for The Last Emperor in London. Sakamoto also appears in the video painting words and messages to an open shutter camera. Iggy Pop, who performs the vocals on "Risky", chose not to appear in the video, allowing his performance space to be occupied by the surrealist era robot. Iggy Pop's follow-up to Blah Blah Blah, Instinct (1988), was a turnaround in musical direction. Its stripped-back, guitar-based sound leaned further towards the sound of the Stooges than any of his solo albums to date. His record label dropped him, but the King Biscuit radio show recorded the Instinct tour (featuring guitarist Andy McCoy and Alvin Gibbs
Alvin Gibbs
on bass) in Boston on July 19, 1988. Working with rock attorney Stann Findelle, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
scored more movie soundtrack inclusions in 1989: "Living on the Edge of the Night" in the Ridley Scott thriller Black Rain; and "Love Transfusion", a song originally written by Alice Cooper
Alice Cooper
(who does backing vocals) and Desmond Child,[23] in Wes Craven's Shocker. 1990s and early 2000s[edit] In 1990, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
recorded Brick by Brick, produced by Don Was, with members of Guns N' Roses
Guns N' Roses
and The B-52's
The B-52's
as guests, as well as backup vocals by many local Hollywood groups, two of whom ( Whitey Kirst and Craig Pike) would create his band to tour and perform on his Kiss My Blood video (1991), directed by Tim Iggy Pope and filmed at the Olympia in Paris. The video attracted much controversy, as it featured much footage of Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
performing with his penis exposed to the audience. The album was his first Gold-certified album in the U.S. (denoting sales of over 500,000 copies) and featured his first Top 40 U.S. hit, "Candy", a duet with B-52's singer Kate Pierson. Also in 1990, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
sang the role of "The Prosecutor" for the POINT Music/Philips Classics recording (released in 1992) of composer John Moran's multimedia opera[24] The Manson Family.[25][26] That year he also contributed to the Red Hot Organization's AIDS benefit album Red Hot + Blue project, singing a version of "Well Did You Evah!" in a duet with Deborah Harry. In the early to middle 1990s, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
would make several guest appearances on the Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon
show The Adventures of Pete and Pete. He played James Mecklenberg, Nona Mecklenberg's father. In 1991, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
and Kirst contributed the song "Why Was I Born (Freddy's Dead)" to the soundtrack of the film Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare. The song also plays over the end credits of the film, with a compilation of clips from the A Nightmare on Elm Street
A Nightmare on Elm Street
series running alongside the end credits. In the same year, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
sang a leading role in the John Moran opera The Manson Family. In 1992, he collaborated with Goran Bregović
Goran Bregović
on the soundtrack for the movie Arizona Dream
Arizona Dream
by Emir Kusturica. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
sang four of the songs: In the Deathcar, TV Screen, Get the Money, and This is a Film. Also in 1992, he collaborated with the New York City band White Zombie. He recorded spoken word vocals on the intro and outro of the song "Black Sunshine" as well as playing the character of a writer in the video shot for the song. He is singled out for special thanks in the liner notes of the band's album La Sexorcisto: Devil Music Volume One. In 1993, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
released American Caesar, including two successful singles, "Wild America" and "Beside You". The following year Iggy Pop contributed to Buckethead's album Giant Robot, including the songs "Buckethead's Toy Store" and "Post Office Buddy". He appears also on the Les Rita Mitsouko
Les Rita Mitsouko
album Système D
Système D
where he sings the duet "My Love is Bad" with Catherine Ringer. In 1996, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
again found mainstream fame when his 1977 song "Lust for Life" was featured in the film Trainspotting. A new video was recorded for the song, with clips from the film and studio footage of Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
dancing with one of the film's stars, Ewen Bremner. An Iggy Pop concert also served as a plot point in the film. The song has also been used in TV commercials for Royal Caribbean and as the theme music to The Jim Rome Show, a nationally syndicated American sports talk show. In 1996, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
released Naughty Little Doggie, with Whitey Kirst returning on guitar, and the single "I Wanna Live". In 1997, he remixed Raw Power
Raw Power
to give it a rougher, more hard-edged sound; fans had complained for years that Bowie's official "rescue effort" mix was muddy and lacking in bass. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
testified in the reissue's liner notes that on the new mix, "everything's still in the red". He co-produced his 1999 album Avenue B with Don Was, releasing the single "Corruption". In 1997, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was credited with the soundtrack to the film The Brave. On January 1, 1998, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
made a guest appearance on Paramount Television's science fiction series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Iggy Pop played a Vorta in an episode based upon the film The Magnificent Seven, titled "The Magnificent Ferengi". Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
also contributed the theme song for "Space Goofs". Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
supplied vocals for the 1999 Death in Vegas
Death in Vegas
UK Top-10 single Aisha. The same year he appeared on Hashisheen, The End of Law, a collaborative effort by Bill Laswell, reading on the tracks The Western Lands and A Quick Trip to Alamut. He also sang on the tracks "Rolodex Propaganda" and "Enfilade" by At the Drive-In
At the Drive-In
in 2000. For New Year's Eve 1997, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was the headliner for the annual Australian three-day concert the Falls Festival. He gave one of the most memorable performances in the history of the festival. A member of the audience got to do the countdown for the new year with Iggy Pop as part of a competition to guess Iggy Pop's new year's resolution (it was "To do nothing and make a lot of money!"). Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
produced 2001's Beat 'Em Up, which gave birth to The Trolls, releasing the single "Football" featuring Trolls alumni Whitey Kirst and brother Alex. The Stooges
The Stooges
reunion: 2003–2010[edit] Iggy Pop's 2003 album Skull Ring
Skull Ring
featured collaborators Sum 41, Green Day, Peaches, and The Trolls, as well as Ron and Scott Asheton, reuniting the three surviving founding members of the Stooges for the first time since 1974. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
made a guest appearance on Peaches's song Kick It
Kick It
as well as the video. Also in 2003, his first full-length biography was published. Gimme Danger
Gimme Danger
– The Story of Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was written by Joe Ambrose; Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
did not collaborate on the biography or publicly endorse it. Having enjoyed working with the Ashetons on Skull Ring, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
reformed the Stooges with bassist Mike Watt (formerly of the Minutemen) filling in for the late Dave Alexander, and Fun House saxophonist Steve Mackay
Steve Mackay
rejoining the lineup. They have toured regularly since 2004. That year, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
opened Madonna's Reinvention World Tour in Dublin. Iggy and the Stooges played the Glastonbury Festival
Glastonbury Festival
in June 2007. Their set included material from the 2007 album The Weirdness
The Weirdness
and classics such as "No Fun and "I Wanna Be Your Dog." Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
also caused controversy in June 2007 when he was interviewed on the BBC's coverage of the Glastonbury Festival. He used the phrase "paki shop", apparently unaware of its racist connotations, prompting three complaints and an apology from the BBC.[27] On March 10, 2008 Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
appeared at Madonna's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York. Together with the Stooges he sang raucous versions of two Madonna hits, "Burning Up" and "Ray of Light." Before leaving the stage he looked directly at Madonna, quoting "You make me feel shiny and new, like a virgin, touched for the very first time.", from Madonna's hit song "Like a Virgin". According to guitarist Ron Asheton, Madonna asked the Stooges to perform in her place, as a protest to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for not inducting the Stooges despite six appearances on the nomination ballot.[28] Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
also sang on the "No Fun" cover by Asian Dub Foundation
Asian Dub Foundation
on their 2008 album Punkara. On January 6, 2009, original Stooges guitarist and Iggy Pop's self-described best friend Ron Asheton
Ron Asheton
was found dead from an apparent heart attack. He was 60 years old. In 2009 James Williamson rejoined the band after 29 years.[29] On December 15, 2009 it was announced that the Stooges would be inducted into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
on March 15, 2010. Iggy Pop had "about two hours of a strong emotional reaction" to the news.[30] 2000s and 2010s[edit]

Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
at Beale Street Music Festival, Memphis in May
Memphis in May
2007

In 2005, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
appeared, along with Madonna, Little Richard, Bootsy Collins, and The Roots' Questlove, in an American TV commercial for the Motorola ROKR
Motorola ROKR
phone. In early 2006, Iggy and the Stooges played in Australia and New Zealand for the Big Day Out. They also began work on a new album, The Weirdness, which was recorded by Steve Albini
Steve Albini
and released in March 2007. In August 2006 Iggy and the Stooges performed at the Lowlands pop festival in the Netherlands, Hodokvas in Slovakia and in the Sziget Festival
Sziget Festival
in Budapest.

Sziget Festival
Sziget Festival
in Budapest
Budapest
– 2006

Author Paul Trynka completed a biography of Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
(with his blessing) called Open Up and Bleed, published in early 2007. More recently,[when?] Iggy and the Stooges played at Bam Margera's wedding and Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
appeared on the single "Punkrocker" with the Teddybears in a Cadillac
Cadillac
television commercial. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was also the voice of Lil' Rummy on the Comedy Central
Comedy Central
cartoon Lil' Bush and confirmed that he has done voices for American Dad!
American Dad!
and Grand Theft Auto IV,[31] which also included the Stooges song "I Wanna Be Your Dog" (though the game's manual credited Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
as the artist). Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
guested on Profanation, the new album by the Bill Laswell-helmed group Praxis, which was released on January 1, 2008. He fronts (from January 2009) a £25 million TV ad campaign for Swiftcover, using the strapline "Get a Life".[32] Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
collaborated with Danger Mouse and Sparklehorse
Sparklehorse
on the album Dark Night of the Soul, singing the track "Pain". Iggy Pop's fifteenth solo album, Préliminaires, was released on June 2, 2009. Inspired by a novel by French author Michel Houellebecq called La Possibilité d'une île (2005; Trans. as The Possibility of an Island by Gavin Bowd, 2006), Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was approached to provide the soundtrack for a documentary film on Houellebcq and his attempts to make a film from his novel. He describes this new release as a "quieter album with some jazz overtones", the first single off the album, "King of the Dogs", bearing a sound strongly influenced by New Orleans jazz musicians such as Louis Armstrong
Louis Armstrong
and Jelly Roll Morton. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
said that the song was his response to being "sick of listening to idiot thugs with guitars banging out crappy music". The album is available on legal download sites, CD, and a Deluxe Boxset is available at only 6000 units worldwide. This box set contains the Préliminaires
Préliminaires
album, a collector "Les Feuilles Mortes" b/w "King of the Dogs" 7 inch, the cover of which is Iggy Pop's portrait by Marjane Satrapi, and a 38-page booklet of drawings also by Marjane Satrapi. In January 2009, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was signed up as the face of Swiftcover, the UK-based online insurance company.[33] The advert was then banned by the Advertising Standards Authority on April 28, 2009 for being misleading – it implied that Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
himself had an insurance policy with Swiftcover
Swiftcover
when at the time the company did not insure musicians.[34] Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
also sings on "We're All Gonna Die" on Slash's first solo album Slash, which was released in April 2010.[35] He appeared as a character in the video game Lego Rock Band
Lego Rock Band
to sing his song "The Passenger" and also lent his voice for the in game tutorial.[36] With reference to the song "The Passenger", Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
has appeared on NZ television advertising phone networks to show how he can get a band to play together by conference call.

Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
performing with the Stooges in 2012

After a March 2010 stage diving accident, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
claimed he would no longer stage dive. However, he did so on three occasions at a concert in Madrid, Spain on April 30, 2010.[37] And it was much the same in London at the Hammersmith Apollo on May 2, 2010.[38] On July 9, 2010 he again stage dived in Zottegem, Belgium, causing Iggy to bleed from the face.[39] In June 2010, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
appeared at Yonge and Dundas Square in Toronto with the reformed Stooges on the NXNE main stage. In 2011 he teamed up with The Lilies, a collaboration between Sergio Dias of Os Mutantes
Os Mutantes
and French group Tahiti Boy & The Palmtree Family, to record the single "Why?".

Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
at the UK Hop Farm Festival, July 2011

Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
lent his image to PETA's campaign against the annual Canada seal hunt.[40] On April 7, 2011, at age 63, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
performed "Real Wild Child" on the tenth season of American Idol; the Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Times
music blog " Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
& Hiss" described Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
as being "still magnetic, still disturbing".[41] He is also featured on Kesha's song "Dirty Love" on her second album Warrior.[42] On August 25, 2013, Iggy and the Stooges co-headlined RiotFest 2013's Day 2, performing in Toronto and Denver along with The Replacements.[43] On October 14, 2014, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
gave the fourth annual BBC
BBC
Music John Peel Lecture in Salford, on the topic of "Free Music in a Capitalist Society".[44] He used the lecture to discuss his experiences of the music industry, and his reflections on the effect of the internet on the consumption of music and the broader media.[45] Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
hosts a weekly radio show on BBC
BBC
Radio 6, where he covers an eclectic range of music from punk to jazz, he also champions and pushes new artists such as Shame, Fat White Family, False Heads
False Heads
and Sleaford Mods
Sleaford Mods
. In January 2015, it was announced that Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
contributed the theme song to Alex Cox's latest film, Bill, the Galactic Hero.[46] He also collaborated with New Order on the song "Stray Dog" of their album Music Complete
Music Complete
released in September of that year. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
also collaborated with Tomoyasu Hotei
Tomoyasu Hotei
on the songs "How The Cookie Crumbles" and "Walking Through The Night" from the album Strangers, also released that same year.[47] In 2016, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
recorded an album with Josh Homme
Josh Homme
titled Post Iggy Pop Depression. The album was released on March 18, with a tour to follow.[48][49] On October 28, 2016, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
released the double live album Post Iggy Pop Depression: Live At The Royal Albert Hall on Eagle Rock Entertainment (on DVD+2CD and digital formats). On March 5, 2017, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
performed the song "T.V. Eye" with Metallica on their Hardwired Tour stop at Foro Sol in Mexico City, Mexico. Film, television and radio career[edit] As an actor Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
has appeared in a number of movies, including Sid and Nancy (a non-speaking cameo role), The Color of Money, Hardware (voice only), The Crow: City of Angels, The Rugrats Movie, Snow Day, Coffee and Cigarettes
Coffee and Cigarettes
(opposite Tom Waits, in the third segment of the film, "Somewhere in California"), Cry-Baby, Dead Man, Tank Girl and Atolladero, a Spanish science fiction Western. In February 2009, he played the character Victor in the movie Suck. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was featured alongside indie starlet Greta Gerwig
Greta Gerwig
in the film Art House, which premiered at the Nashville Film Festival
Nashville Film Festival
in April 2010. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
has been featured in five television series, including Tales from the Crypt, The Adventures of Pete & Pete, where he played Nona's dad in the second and third season, and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, in which he played Yelgrun in the episode "The Magnificent Ferengi". With the Stooges, he was featured in an episode of MTV's Bam's Unholy Union
Bam's Unholy Union
as the main band performing at Bam Margera's wedding. Additionally, a portion of the music video for Iggy Pop's "Butt Town" was featured on an episode of Beavis and Butthead. Iggy Pop voiced Lil' Rummy on the Comedy Central
Comedy Central
show Lil' Bush, and also provided the voice for a character in the English-language version of the 2007 animated film Persepolis. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
has been profiled in four rockumentaries and has had songs on 18 soundtracks, including Crocodile Dundee II; Trainspotting; Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels; Haggard; Arizona Dream; Repo Man; Black Rain; Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare; Shocker; and Kurt Cobain: About a Son. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
worked with Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp
on several films: they appeared together in Cry-Baby
Cry-Baby
and Dead Man. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
provided the soundtrack for The Brave, which was directed by and starred Depp, and music for Depp's 1993 film Arizona Dream. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
also voiced a cameo in the American Dad!
American Dad!
episode "American Dream Factory" as Jerry, the drummer, in Steve Smith's band. He makes an appearance in FLicKeR, a 2008 feature documentary by Nik Sheehan about Brion Gysin and the Dreamachine. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
played himself as the DJ of the fictional rock station Liberty Rock Radio 97. 8 in the video game Grand Theft Auto IV. The Stooges
The Stooges
song "I Wanna Be Your Dog" was featured on the same station. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
also featured as a voice talent in the 2004 ATARI
ATARI
video game DRIV3R, which was produced by Reflections Interactive. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
appears as a character in the Adult Swim animated comedy/adventure series The Venture Bros.. He is one of the bodyguards, along with Klaus Nomi, of David Bowie, who is "The Sovereign" of the Guild of Calamitous Intent. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
has some unclear super-powers, which he uses when he and Nomi turn against Bowie. In 2012, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
played the conscience of a clown named Elliot (Denis Lavant) in the French film L'Étoile du jour (Morning Star) directed by Sophie Blondy. In 2013, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
appeared shortly in the French film Les gamins then he voiced The Caterpillar in the television series Once Upon a Time in Wonderland. In 2014, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
presented (narrated) the BBC
BBC
documentary "Burroughs at 100."[50] William Burroughs profoundly affected Iggy Pop's writing, inspiring lyrics in the famous "Lust for Life." It was aired in the US on This American Life on January 30, 2015 in the episode "Burroughs 101," commemorating his 101st birthday. Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
hosts a weekly radio show and podcast titled "Iggy Confidential" on BBC
BBC
6 Music every Friday at 19.00 UK time.[51] Based on Kai Grehn (de)'s German translation of Walt Whitman's poetry cycle in 2005, a radio drama and bilingual double-CD audio book "Kinder Adams/Children of Adam" was released by Hörbuch Hamburg in 2014, including a complete reading by Iggy Pop. In 2015, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
had a starring role as Vicious in the Björn Tagemose-directed silent film Gutterdämmerung opposite Grace Jones, Henry Rollins
Henry Rollins
and Lemmy.[52] Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was featured in the Rammstein DVD Rammstein
Rammstein
in Amerika. In 2016, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was featured as a main subject in the documentary Danny Says starring alongside Danny Fields, Alice Cooper, Judy Collins, Wayne Kramer, Jac Holzman
Jac Holzman
and more.[53] In the same year, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
starred in Toby Tobias' thriller Blood Orange in which he plays an ageing rock star.[54] Also during 2016, Jim Jarmusch
Jim Jarmusch
directed Gimme Danger, a documentary movie about the band.[55] On June 22, 2016, Stooges guitarist James Williamson made an official statement saying that the Stooges are no more:

The Stooges
The Stooges
is over. Basically, everybody's dead except Iggy and I. So it would be sort-of ludicrous to try and tour as Iggy and the Stooges when there's only one Stooge in the band and then you have side guys. That doesn't make any sense to me.

Williamson also added that touring had become boring, and trying to balance the band's career as well as Iggy Pop's was a difficult task.[56] Also in 2016, he participated, with Michel Houellebecq
Michel Houellebecq
and others, in Erik Lieshout's documentary To Stay Alive: A Method. In 2017, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
appeared in Song to Song directed by Terrence Malick, opposite Michael Fassbender.[57][58] Biopic [edit] The Passenger was the putative name for a biographical film about Iggy Pop's early career with the Stooges. The film was to be directed by Nick Gomez, and Elijah Wood
Elijah Wood
was to play Iggy Pop.[59][60][61] As of 2010[update], the project appears to have been shelved.[62] Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
liked the script but refused to take part in the film. He said:

The script ain't chopped liver... It was a work of art. But subjectively, I don't want to be involved in any way. A producer and the writer sent me a very decent letter and asked me to write back if I didn't want them to do it... I don't feel negative about it at all.

He also called Wood "a very poised and talented actor".[63] Classical scholarship[edit] In 1995, an established journal of classical scholarship, Classics Ireland, published Iggy Pop's reflections on the applicability of Edward Gibbon's Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire to the modern world in a short article, Caesar Lives, (Vol. 2, 1995).[64][65] Iggy Pop also relates how reading Gibbon while on tour in the Southern United States inspired him to a spontaneous soliloquy he called "Caesar". Personal life[edit] Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
lives near the Atlantic coast, south of Miami, Florida.[66] He has been married three times: to Wendy Weissberg (for several weeks in 1968, the marriage was annulled shortly thereafter),[citation needed] to Suchi Asano (1984–1999),[67] and most recently, to his longtime partner Nina Alu. He has a son, Eric Benson, born in 1970
1970
to Paulette Benson.[68] In the 1990s, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
developed a friendship with Johnny Depp, Jim Jarmusch, and tattoo artist Jonathan Shaw. According to Shaw, the four wore matching rings depicting a skull, and all but Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
received a similar skull-and-crossbones tattoo.[69] Legacy[edit] See also: The_Stooges § Influence In the movie Velvet Goldmine, Ewan McGregor
Ewan McGregor
portrays Curt Wilde, a character loosely based on Iggy Pop.[citation needed] McGregor performs the Stooges songs "TV Eye" and "Gimme Danger" in the film. In the 2013 film CBGB Foo Fighters
Foo Fighters
drummer Taylor Hawkins
Taylor Hawkins
portrays Iggy Pop in the late 1970s. In the Super Mario Bros.
Super Mario Bros.
video game series, the character Iggy Koopa was named after him.[70] In the game Yoshi's New Island, for the Nintendo 3DS, the minigame "Eggy Iggy Pop" is also named after him.[citation needed] The late 1970s punk and Iggy Pop influenced Dunedin band The Enemy recorded Iggy Told Me. The character Iggy from the Japanese manga and anime series JoJo's Bizarre Adventure is named after him.[citation needed] James O'Barr fashioned the character Funboy in "The Crow" after Iggy Iggy Pop.[citation needed] Discography[edit] Main articles: Iggy Pop discography and The Stooges
The Stooges
discography Studio albums[edit] with the Stooges

The Stooges
The Stooges
(1969) Fun House (1970) Raw Power
Raw Power
(1973) The Weirdness
The Weirdness
(2007) Ready to Die (2013)

with James Williamson

Kill City
Kill City
(1977)

Solo

The Idiot (1977) Lust for Life (1977) New Values
New Values
(1979) Soldier (1980) Party (1981) Zombie Birdhouse
Zombie Birdhouse
(1982) Blah-Blah-Blah (1986) Instinct (1988) Brick by Brick
Brick by Brick
(1990) American Caesar (1993) Naughty Little Doggie
Naughty Little Doggie
(1996) Avenue B (1999) Beat 'Em Up
Beat 'Em Up
(2001) Skull Ring
Skull Ring
(2003) Préliminaires
Préliminaires
(2009) Après
Après
(2012) Post Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
Depression (2016)

Awards and nominations[edit] Grammy Awards[edit] Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
has been nominated for two Grammy Awards.[71]

Year Nominee/work Award Result Ref.

1989 "Cold Metal" Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance Vocal or Instrumental Nominated

2017 Post Pop Depression Best Alternative Music Album Nominated

Golden Globe Awards[edit] In 2017, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
has been nominated together with Brian "Danger Mouse" Burton for a Golden Globe Award
Golden Globe Award
in the category Best Original Song – Motion Picture for their song "Gold" in Stephen Gaghan's film Gold.[72] Orders conferred[edit] In 2017, shortly after his 70th birthday, Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
was made a Commander of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres
Ordre des Arts et des Lettres
by the French Consul general in Miami
Miami
on behalf of the French government.[73] References[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

Logan, Nick; Woffinden, Bob (1977). The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rock (1st ed.). New York: Harmony Books. ISBN 0-517-52852-5.  Trynka, Paul (2007). Iggy Pop: Open Up and Bleed. London: Little, Brown Book Group. ISBN 1-84744-019-3. 

External links[edit]

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Studio albums

Solo

The Idiot Lust for Life New Values Soldier Party Zombie Birdhouse Blah-Blah-Blah Instinct Brick by Brick American Caesar Naughty Little Doggie Avenue B Beat 'Em Up Skull Ring Préliminaires Après Post Pop Depression

with James Williamson

Kill City

Live albums

TV Eye Live 1977 Roadkill Rising: The Bootleg Collection 1977–2009

Compilation albums

Nude & Rude: The Best of Iggy Pop A Million in Prizes: The Anthology

Singles

"China Girl" "Lust for Life" "The Passenger" "Bang Bang" "Real Wild Child (Wild One)" "Candy" (with Kate Pierson) "Well, Did You Evah!" (with Debbie Harry) "Kick It" (with Peaches) "Gardenia" "Gold" "Asshole Blues"

Other songs

"Funtime" "Nightclubbing" "Some Weird Sin" "Tonight"

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The Stooges Fun House Raw Power The Weirdness Ready to Die

Live albums

Metallic K.O. Live at the Whiskey A Go-Go Open Up and Bleed Live in Detroit Telluric Chaos Have Some Fun: Live at Ungano's Raw Power
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Live: In the Hands of the Fans

Singles

"I Wanna Be Your Dog" "Search and Destroy"

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