Facts of Iggy Pop
|Full Name:||Iggy Pop|
|Age:||72 years 10 months|
|Birth Date:||April 21, 1947|
|Birth Place:||Muskegon, Michigan, USA|
|Net Worth:||$ 20 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (English- Irish- Danish- Norwegian)|
|Father's Name:||James Newell Osterberg, Sr.|
|Mother's Name:||Louella Christensen|
|Education:||University Of Michigan|
|Eye Color:||Grayish Blue|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
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The most successful stuff is sold to you as indispensable social information. The message in the music is, 'We are terrible, terribly slick and suave, and if you listen to us, you can probably get a leg up in society, too.'
Punk rock is a word used by dilettantes and heartless manipulators about music that takes up the energies, the bodies, the hearts, the souls, the time and the minds of young men who give everything they have to it.
Relationship Statistics of Iggy Pop
|What is Iggy Pop marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Iggy Pop get married ? (married date):||November, 2008|
|How many children does Iggy Pop have ? (name):||One (Eric Benson)|
|Is Iggy Pop having any relationship affair ?:||No|
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Iggy Pop is a married man. He married three times (Wendy Weissberg, Suchi Asano, Nina Alu). He married Wendy Weissberg in 1968 but the marriage was annulled in November 1969.
Then, he married Suchi Asano in 1984 lasted for almost fourteen years before ending in divorce in 1998.
Moreover, he married Nina Alu in November 2008 and is presently living in Florida with her. He also has a son with Paulette Benson.
- 1 Who is Iggy Pop?
- 2 Iggy Pop: Age, Parents, Siblings, and Family
- 3 Iggy Pop: Education, School/ College University
- 4 Iggy Pop: Professional Life Career
- 5 Iggy Pop: Awards, Nomination
- 6 Iggy Pop: Net Worth ($20 million), Income, Salary
- 7 Iggy Pop: Rumors, and Controversy/ Scandal
- 8 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
- 9 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
Who is Iggy Pop?
Iggy is an American singer, songwriter, musician, producer, and actor. He is well known for his outrageous and unpredictable stage antics. Similarly, he has been regarded as the ‘Godfather of Punk’ in the music industry since his influential days with the proto-punk band ‘The Stooges.’
Iggy Pop: Age, Parents, Siblings, and Family
Iggy was born in Muskegon, Michigan, the United States on April 21, 1947, age (71). He is the son of James Newell Osterberg, Sr.(father) and Louella Christensen (mother). His father was a former high school English teacher and baseball coach at Fordson High School in Dearborn, Michigan. There is no information about his mother.
During the 2007 Rolling Stone interview, he explained his relationship with his parents and their contribution to his music. He went to school with the son of the president of Ford Motor Company, with kids of wealth and good grades. But he had a wealth that beat them all. His parents were his big support system as they gave him their master bedroom in the trailer because that was the only room big enough for his drum kit.
Additionally, there is no information about his siblings. He belongs to American nationality and mixed (Irish- English- Danish,- Norwegian) ethnicity. His birth sign is Taurus.
Iggy Pop: Education, School/ College University
On talking about her education, He attended Pioneer High School. Then, he attended the University of Michigan.
Iggy Pop: Professional Life Career
On talking about his profession, during 1967, he became the lead vocalist of the newly formed band ‘The Stooges’ with Ron Asheton on guitar, Dave Alexander on bass, and Scott Asheton (Ron Asheton’s brother) on drums, alongside him. Whereas, they first played at a Halloween party with the members of MC5 in attendance.
Similarly, he was deeply influenced by the stage presence of Jim Morrison which drove him to build his own outrageous stage persona. Eventually, some of the members, including him, continued to perform together even after the disbanding. In fact, they became associated with David Bowie who helped them gather pace.
Thus, they decided to bring back ‘The Stooges’. Likewise, they also released their studio album ‘Raw Power’ in 1973 and it received a cult following in the coming years. Around this time, he was also struggling with the persistent problem of drug addiction.
Iggy Pop: Awards, Nomination
He was nominated for Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song-Motion Picture for Gold (2016). Likewise, he was nominated for Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album. Then, he was nominated for VMA for Best Video from a Film for Iggy Pop: Lust for Life (1996) and Trainspotting (1996). Similarly, he was nominated for Razzie Award for Worst Original Song for Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991). Additionally, he won the Critics’ Choice Documentary Award for Most Compelling Living Subject of a Documentary for Gimme Danger (2016).
Iggy Pop: Net Worth ($20 million), Income, Salary
There is no information regarding her income, salary. Whereas, his net worth was around $ 20 million.
Iggy Pop: Rumors, and Controversy/ Scandal
There was a rumor that he was gay. Currently, he is far from rumors and controversies regarding his personal and professional life.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
On talking about his body measurements, Iggy has a height of 5 feet 6 inches. Additionally, he weighs is 65Kg. Iggy’s hair color is blonde and his eye color is grayish blue.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
He has around 1.48M followers on Facebook. Likewise, he has over 162K followers on Twitter. Similarly, he has around 307K followers on Instagram.