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    Mar 31, 2020

    23 Famous People Who You Probably Didn't Know Also Had Music Careers

    I will only be listening to Brie Larson's discography for the rest of my life!!!

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community which celebs they were completely shocked to learn had music careers. Here's what they said:

    1. Ansel Elgort

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    "There's one song by Ansel Elgort — I believe it's called 'Thief' that has shaken me to my core. I had no idea he sang until the song. I really loved it too!" —escapingreality003

    Listen to Ansel's song "Thief" here.

    2. Scarlett Johansson

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    "Scarlett Johansson has some good albums and a few bops out there." —nicholass4ecc11c9d

    Listen to Scarlett's song "Falling Down" here.

    3. Jada Pinkett Smith

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    "Jada Pinkett Smith has a metal band called Wicked Wisdom. It's like an entirely different persona for her. Great music, too." —clizvega

    Listen to Jada sing with Wicked Wisdom in "Bleed All Over Me" here.

    4. Brie Larson

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    "Brie Larson was honestly a shock for me! For the longest time I didn't even know she was the one singing 'Black Sheep' in Scott Pilgrim v. The World. She has an amazing singing voice and my best friend claims that Brie's version of the song is better than the original." —elizabethmorganw

    Listen to Brie's version of "Black Sheep" here.

    5. Bruce Willis

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    "Bruce Willis has an entire album! My mind is blown." —catherines44d2d8d4b

    Listen to Bruce's version of "Under the Boardwalk" here.

    6. Tyra Banks

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    Listen to Tyra's song "Shake Ya Body" here.

    7. Priyanka Chopra

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    "Priyanka Chopra released a couple of songs way before she met Nick Jonas. One of her songs is called 'In My City.' Another one is named 'Exotic.'" —c4616dc831

    Listen to Priyanka's song "Exotic" here.

    8. Penn Badgley

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    "He has a band called MOTHXR. 'Underground' is a very fitting song given his career projection with You." —ladyz

    Listen to Penn sing in MOTHXR's song "Underground" here.

    9. Ryan Gosling

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    "Ryan Gosling has a band called Dead Man’s Bones. They have some spooky tunes and it’s def a vibe." —jessr4282695d6

    Listen to Ryan sing in Dead Man's Bones song "In the Room Where You Sleep" here.

    10. Jennifer Love Hewitt

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    "I was shocked when I learned that Jennifer Love Hewitt had released four studio albums and several singles." —mattyc3

    Listen to Jennifer's song "BareNaked" here.

    11. Jared Leto

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    "I'm almost embarrassed to admit this, but I had no idea that Jared Leto was the lead singer of 30 Seconds to Mars." —lep12345678

    Listen to Jared sing in 30 Seconds to Mars' song "The Kill (Bury Me)" here.

    12. Gaten Matarazzo

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    "Gaten Matarazzo has a band called Work In Progress. Their song 'Dream Eater' is an absolute bop. He was in Les Mis on Broadway, too! —xotheshortgirl

    Listen to Gaten sing in Work in Progress' song "Dream Eater" here.

    13. Dylan Minnette

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    "Dylan Minnette is in a band called the Wallows. Their music is really good!" —caticorn16

    Listen to Dylan sing in Wallows' song "Are You Bored Yet?" here.

    14. Naomi Campbell

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    Listen to Naomi's song "Love & Tears" here.

    15. Leighton Meester

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    "She was featured on a couple of dance tracks in the early 2010s. I figured singing was just something she did for fun. I was really shocked when I heard her debut album, Heartstrings. The songs are gorgeous and her voice is so ethereal and haunting. I’m gutted that she didn't release anything else." —beckya47cf724e5

    Listen to Leighton's song "Heartstrings" here.

    16. Joe Keery

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    "Joe Keery was in a band called Post Animal. They have a psychedelic vibe that definitely doesn’t feel mainstream." —alaurenc90

    Listen to Joe Keery sing in Post Animal's song "Ralphie" here.

    17. Chloe Bennet

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    "I was surprised to find out that Chloe Bennet — she goes by Chloe Wang for music — put out a couple songs and a music video in 2011. She also has English and Chinese translations for her songs!" —zoe29

    Listen to Chloe's song "Uh Oh" here.

    18. Jeremy Renner

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    "I was shocked to hear Jeremy Renner has put out some songs. I had to look it up after I saw a Jeep commercial he was in." —marisaelyse13

    Listen to Jeremy's song "Main Attraction" here.

    19. Tom Felton

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    "He has some fun love songs." —lillyallbright

    Listen to Tom's song "If You Could Be Anywhere" here.

    20. Emmy Rossum

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    "I loved her album Sentimental Journey in high school. She has an incredible voice!" —gingerb1990

    Listen to Emmy's song "Slow Me Down" here.

    21. Shaquille O'Neal

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    Listen to Shaq's song "(I Know I Got) Skillz" here.

    22. Jacob Anderson

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    "Jacob Anderson, aka Grey Worm from Game of Thrones, has a music persona named Raleigh Ritchie! He does alternative hip-hop and he’s SOOOO good!" —hollyb31

    Listen to Jacob's song "Time in a Tree" here.

    23. Finally, Robert Downey Jr.

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    "A friend showed me Kiss Kiss Bang Bang in high school and he sang in the credits. I looked it up after and saw that he'd done a whole album called The Futurist. It’s a good album when I’m in the mood for it. I think it holds up pretty solidly." —theodoralvv

    Listen to Robert's song "Man Like Me" here.

    Note: Not all responses are from Community users.

    Note: Responses have been edited for length and clarity.

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