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This is a list of names of famous people, who have changed their real name. I'm only looking for music performers, not actors or other famous people. Below are the most recent entries.

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Latest Entries

The 20 most recent entries are listed below. There are 4201 Music Performer Pseudonyms entries on the site.

Original Name
Submitted by:
Julianna Zobrist Julianna Joy Gilmore She married baseball player Ben Zobrist in 2005. sundog
Haddaway Nestor Alexander Haddaway   music
Machine Gun Kelly Richard Colson Baker  Regina
Barry Blue Barry Green He changed his name to Barry Blue so it's alliterated guy
On/Off Naoya Sakamoto and Kazuya Sakamoto  Anne Itsuka and Gonchi  Lefty Lucy
Christine and the Queens Héloïse Letissier  Lefty Lucy
Pixie Lott Victoria Louise Lott  Lefty Lucy
Iggy Azalea Amethyst Amelia Kelly (Editor's note: No relation.) Alice Spoonerism
Marina and the Diamonds Marina Diamandis  Zani
Plumb Tiffany Arbuckle (Lee) Another singer using a rock group name, this time it's an American Christian singer. Kristi Knockers
JYP Girls Miss A Sub-unit formation Robert D. Arndt Jr.
Little Mix Rhythmix Were forced to change their name as there was already a band of the name "Rhythmix" that already existed. Dongquan
Sir Mick Mick Jagger Mick got knighted a few years ago. In the 1980 Stones hit "Emotional Rescue" Mick sings "I will be your knight in shining armo(u)r......" Now, he is exactly that - a KNIGHT! Uh Uh Uh-Uh Uh-uh-uh-uh
Gravespell Gannondorf A Black/Death Metal band from Escondido/San Diego, Ca.  Moxie
Jeffrey Hammond-Hammond Jeffrey Hammond Bassist for Jethro Tull often credited as "Hammond-Hammond" because his mother's maiden name was also Hammond. Evan
Daisy Aertbelien Sarah Bettens There is a Belgian band called Clement Peerens Explosition and everyone has a character with an accompanying name. Sarah did a song with them, "Beats of Love", back in 1995. Her character's back story was that she was the member of another member. And her character's name was Daisy Aertbelien. As far as I know, she has not made another appearance. But Sarah and another member of CPeX, Bart Peeters, are judges together on the Belgian show, The Best Singer-Songwriter of Flanders (DBSSVV).  Rad
Eric Clapton Eric Patrick Clapton Numerous sources, including Joel Whitburn's "Top Pop Singles", as well as many music industry websites, state that Eric Clapton's "real" surname is Clapp. This is an error, due to the fact that Clapp is the surname of his grandmother's second husband, Jack Clapp. Eric Clapton got his surname from his mother, Patricia Molly Clapton, the daughter of Reginald Cecil Clapton, Rose's first husband, Eric's maternal grandfather. confirms this. Annabelle
Lorde Ella Maria Lani Yelich-O'Connor She chose her stage name due to her fascination with royals and aristocracy. Brian Kelly
DJ MRK LMS Mark Holmes (Platinum Blonde) Mark and his partner Bobbi Guy started a Virgin Moblie Mod Club in Toronto. Celeste

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