Ben
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Ben asked in Entertainment & MusicMusicSinging · 8 months ago

Sometimes, a singer's actual name can be different than the name their use for their songs and albums, right?

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  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    yes all the time

  • 8 months ago

    Yes. SIngers and actors use what they refer to as stage names.

  • 8 months ago

    Quite often, yes. 

  • 8 months ago

    Yes, many musicians use stage names.

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  • Tony B
    Lv 7
    8 months ago

    Well yes, and not just singers. That's been the case for decades.

    Reg Dwight - Elton John

    Harry Webb - Cliff Richard

    Hank Marvin - Brian Rankin

    Freddie Mercury - Farrokh Bulsara

    Slash - Saul Hudson

    Lana Del Rey - Elizabeth Woolridge Grant

    Sting - Gordon Sumner

    Ringo Star- Richard Starkey

    Cilla Black - Pricilla White

    Buddy Holly - Charles Hardin Holley

    Etc.

  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    Yes, often, and actors too. This is not new, it's been happening for decades. Marilyn Monroe's real name is Norma Jean Baker. Bruno Mars' real name is Peter Gene Hernandez. 

  • 8 months ago

    Right, they have their celebrity name and real name

  • Peter
    Lv 7
    8 months ago

    Correct.

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  • Mark
    Lv 7
    8 months ago

    Of course.  It's called a "pseudonym".

  • 8 months ago

    Yes it’s true I seen it

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