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Iggy Pop
Background information
Birth name James Newell Osterberg, Jr.
Born April 21, 1947 (1947-04-21) (age 72)
Muskegon, Michigan, U.S.
Genres Punk rock, protopunk, hard rock, glam punk, shock rock, glam rock, heavy metal
Occupations Singer-songwriter, musician, producer, actor
Instruments Vocals, guitar, keyboards, drums
Years active 1960–present
Labels Virgin, RCA, Elektra
Associated acts The Stooges, The Trolls, The Nymphs, The Iguanas, Slash, David Bowie, Deborah Harry, Blondie, Tom Waits, Buckethead

James Newell Osterberg, Jr. (born April 21, 1947), better known by his stage name Iggy Pop, is an American rock singer, songwriter, and sometimes an actor. He has released five albums with The Stooges. In 1977 he released his first solo album.