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Alice Cooper

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Biography

Cooper in Glendale, Arizona in 2013.

Source: Wikipedia

Alice Cooper (born Vincent Damon Furnier; February 4, 1948) is an American singer, songwriter, musician and occasional actor whose career spans five decades. With a stage show that features guillotines, electric chairs, fake blood, boa constrictors, baby dolls, and dueling swords, Cooper is considered by fans and peers alike to be "The Godfather of Shock Rock"; he has drawn equally from horror movies, vaudeville, and garage rock to pioneer a theatrical and macabre brand of rock designed to shock people.

Fact file

  • Birth name: Vincent Damon Furnier
  • Born: February 4, 1948 (age 67) Detroit, Michigan, US
  • Genres: Rock hard rock shock rock heavy metal glam metal glam rock garage rock
  • Occupation(s): Singer songwriter actor DJ
  • Instruments: Vocals guitar harmonica
  • Years active: 1963–present
  • Labels: Straight Warner Bros. Atlantic MCA Epic Spitfire Eagle New West UMe
  • Associated acts: The Spiders Alice Cooper Ozzy Osbourne Slash Kiss Mötley Crüe
  • Website: alicecooper.com

Read more about Alice Cooper at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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