Pop: a life in rock
Iggy Pop is of Irish/English descent on his father’s side, and Danish/Norwegian on his mother’s. His father was adopted by a Swedish-American family called Osterberg.
Iggy Pop has made guest appearances on several TV shows, including and His latest voice talent “appearance” was in the English language version of (opening next Friday).
In 1996, Nike used The Stooges’ (above) track in its Olympics promotional video clips. 2003’s
by Irishman Joe Ambrose, was Pop’s first full-length biography.
On March 10th, Pop and The Stooges played at Madonna’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of fame. They sang Madonna’s and
Two Pop-related movies are out this year: his music will feature in an adaptation of Irvine Welsh’s book,
while will document Pop’s early career with The Stooges. Elijah Wood (Frodo from will play Pop.