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This is a list of names of the nicknames music performers, are known by. Not actors or other famous people.

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Latest Entries

The 20 most recent entries are listed below. There are 893 Music Performer Nicknames entries on the site.

Real Name
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Al Green Reverend Al, Reverend Green, Brother Al, Brother G He is an ordained minister. Reggie Pillbox
RUSH Rebels Under Satan's Help Fundies don't like RUSH and this is yet another excuse, like the abbreviation they invented for KISS. Sympathy For Rock-n-Roll
W.A.S.P. We Are Satan's People Another derogatory name that fundamentalist Christians like to call them. Odie Garfield
Morrissey A boy with a thorn in his side From the title of a Smiths song with that title. I Hung the DJ
Roxy Music The Roxies Just a simple nickname for the group. I Love Roxy
Roxy Music The Roxies Just a simple nickname for the group. I Love Roxy
Roxy Music Roxy The band was originally called just "Roxy" but there already was a band with that name so "Music" was added to make them stand out. Also, people at a Roxy Music concert often shout "Roxy!" as a chant. I Love Roxy
Roxy Music Bry & the Boys As in Bryan Ferry and the Boys. I saw this nickname in a review on the Amazon site. I Love Roxy
AC/DC Acca Dacca It's a common nickname in their native Australia. Heatseeker
Bowling For Soup BFS  RevengeFromMars YouTube
Austin Mahone Ameezy  Robert D. Arndt Jr.
Iggy Azalea Glamazonian Glamor-height ref, toughness Robert D. Arndt Jr.
Ariana Grande Starbucks Refers to last name of Grande (coffee cup size), made fun of in Bart Baker's parody of "Problem" Robert D. Arndt Jr.
Ariana Grande Ari, Riri, Little Red All family and friend nicknames Robert D. Arndt Jr.
Hank Williams The Hillbilly Shakespeare  Todd W. Zimmerman
Hank Williams The Hillbilly Shakespeare  Todd W. Zimmerman
Ace Frehley Space Ace From his Spaceman persona while in KISS. The band members nicknamed him "Space Ace". GlamRockNinjaLord
Joe Satriani The Boogieman  GlamRockNinjaLord
Gary Glitter Vikki Vomit An early proposed stage name for glam rocker Paul Gadd. However, Gary Glitter became his nom de guerre. Still, when his hideous pervert crimes were revealed, it was enough to make normal people want to throw up!  Puke City Resident
The Replacements The Placemats Popular nickname among their fans Archie C.

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