As long as there's been music, there have been musicians who get into trouble with the law.
Entries Beginning with V
Varg Vikernes (Burzum): "First degeree murder"
Varg Vikernes, known as one-man band project Burzum (Tolkienesque for "Darkness"), is a Norwegian black metal composer/songwriter and poet. His songs are pro-Nazi, neo-Pagan and anti-Christian. He murdered a fellow musician, Euronymous, and is serving 23 years' sentence in a Norway prison. He is also suspected of several arson attacks on churches and refugee centers.
Victor Willis: "Failiure to appear in Court, drug, gun charges"
Victor Willis the police man in the 1970s group Village People was busted in Dally City, California.
Vince Neil served a short sentence for drunk driving in an accident that killed a member of Hanoi Rocks. After that he starred in an anti-DUI PSA TV ad, stating, "but now I do it clean". Vince convinced no one. Most people in "higher" positions get just a slap on the wrist for these things.
W + Dick R Criminals 2
Vinilla ice: "assualt "
He got mad and hit his wife
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