There’s no doubt music fans have always been fascinated by the most unusual stories and rumors surrounding their idols, even if deep inside they know there’s no truth to these tales. This is perhaps the main reason why rock ’n’ roll has always been a minefield of myths and urban legends that have no connection with reality. The entertaining List 25 website recently set out to try and uncover the truth behind some of music’s biggest myths and rumors and why many of them have persisted to this day. Are you ready? Because these are 25 Really Weird And Curious Tales From Music Industry History.
You can find the myth-busting truths on the website here.
— Drawing credited to Passion Draw on Tumblr. Above from left to right: Jim Morrison, Tupac Shakur, Jimi Hendrix and John Lennon. Sitting from left to right: Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, Amy Winehouse, Freddie Mercury and Bob Marley