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Celebrity stage names vs. their real names


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Celebrity stage names vs. their real names

Black and white image of Elton John in bright lights wearing big sunglasses.



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Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga in a one-shoulder black-and-white gown wearing gold jewelry and an updo.



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Bruno Mars

Bruo Mars and his band perform onstage engulfed in golden light.



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Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman wearing a red dress and blazer.



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Shania Twain

Shania Twain performs in a white panama hat and collared top.



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Queen Latifah

Queen Latifah poses in a yellow gown.



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Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx poses for a picture wearing sunglasses at a premiere.



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Michael Caine

Michael Caine is interviewed at an event wearing a black suit.



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Helen Mirren

Helen Mirren in pink and yellow looking up with light on her face.



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Katy Perry

Katy Perry in an asymetrical black gown posing in front of a wall of red roses.



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Vin Diesel

Close-up of Vin Diesel.



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Gene Simmons

Gene Simmons performs as a member of the band Kiss in full black-and-white makeup and costume.



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Jay-Z

Jay-Z gives the peace sign in front of a wall of blue flowers.



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Rita Wilson

Rita Wilson smiles in front of a black background.



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Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello performs in a dark denim jacket, hat and sunglasses.



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Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan does a muscle pose at an event.



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Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe in a black and white image.



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Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg in a fluffy purple gown.



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Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys in a brown bomber jacket.



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Ben Kingsley

Close-up of Ben Kingsley.



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Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj wearing a black ruffled tulle gown with a black leather body suit underneath and hat.



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Ice Cube

Ice Cube on stage in sunglasses and a black shirt.



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Meg Ryan

Meg Ryan smiling in a black and pink floral cap sleeved dress.



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Elton John

Elton John playing the piano in a floral jacket and sparkly sunglasses.



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Elizabeth Banks

Elizabeth Banks on the street in jeans waving.



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Faith Hill

Faith Hill poses smiling at an event wearing a bright coral jumpsuit.



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Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder performs onstage.



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Charlie Sheen

Charlie Sheen wearing a softball jersey at a game.



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Portia de Rossi

Portia de Rossi smiles wearing a black suit and tie.



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Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr flashes the peace sign.


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