Having already produced albums for Eddie Vedder and Ozzy Osbourne, Andrew Watt's adding another rock legend to his list of collaborators: Iggy Pop. The Godfather of Punk is releasing his next album with Watt's Gold Tooth Records, and the lead single, "Frenzy," is out Friday.... Read More.
Iggy Pop has signed with producer Andrew Watt's Gold Tooth Records as part of its newly announced partnership with Atlantic Records. The Godfather of Punk will make his official debut on the joint label with the new single "Frenzy." The track, which is set to... Read More.
Iggy Pop has shared a cover of the Leonard Cohen song "You Want It Darker." The Godfather of Punk's rendition of the 2016 track stretches out to over five minutes, and features his slow-burning, gravelly vocals over jazz instrumentation. "There's nobody like Leonard, not in the... Read More.
Iggy Pop is set to headline the inaugural Destination Chaos, a punk-themed destination festival taking place in the Dominican Republic from January 28 to February 4, 2023. The bill also includes Descendents, Gogol Bordello, Amyl and the Sniffers, The Chats and ex-Joy Division bassist Peter... Read More.
Iggy Pop has united with acclaimed composer and former Oingo Boingo frontman Danny Elfman for a new version of the latter's song "Kick Me." The track, which finds the Godfather of Punk spitting lines, including "Kick me/I'm a celebrity," will appear on Elfman's upcoming album... Read More.
Happy birthday, Iggy Pop! The music legend was born James Newell Osterberg Jr. on April 21, 1947 -- 75 years ago today. In fronting the seminal proto-punk band The Stooges, Pop became known as the Godfather of Punk. Pop formed The Stooges in the late '60s in... Read More.
Iggy Pop has been named the winner of the 2022 Polar Music Prize. The prestigious Swedish award, often referred to as the "Nobel Prize of Music," will be presented to the Godfather of Punk during a ceremony in Stockholm taking place May 24. "I was aware... Read More.