21 WTF Facts About Your Fave Musicians That Are Actually 100% True
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Recently we asked the BuzzFeed Community for the wildest, craziest and most shocking facts they knew about musicians. Here are the juicy results.
Freddie Mercury's famous overbite was the result of him having four extra teeth in his upper jaw.
And he helped Princess Diana sneak into a bar by disguising her in an army jacket, a cap and sunglasses.
Dolly Parton once entered a drag queen celebrity impersonator contest AS HERSELF and lost.
Mariah Carey's ex-husband, Tommy Mottola, supposedly swiped an audio sample she was planning to use for her next album. The sample then popped up in a Jennifer Lopez song which came out first.
Before joining Queen, Brian May studied astrophysics.
He later completed his doctoral thesis and earned his PhD.
Panic! at the Disco started out as a Blink-182 cover band.
Alice Cooper is an avid golfer and credits the sport to "saving him from his demons".
The first song John Deacon wrote for Queen was about premature ejaculation.
And Roger Taylor actually locked himself in a cupboard until the rest of Queen agreed to have his song on the B side of A Night at the Opera.
Nicole Scherzinger sang 95% of the vocals while she was in the Pussycat Dolls.
David Bowie's eyes weren't actually two different colours.
And his diet during the mid-1970s consisted of only red peppers, milk and cocaine.
Michael Jackson and Freddie Mercury supposedly had a falling out because Michael brought his pet llama to the recording studio.
And the whole band watched George Harrison lose his virginity and cheered when he finished.
Ringo Starr was the original narrator for the UK version of Thomas the Tank Engine.
Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez used to make YouTube videos together.
The band name for Twenty One Pilots was inspired by a play.
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