What was unthinkable 50 years ago is now becoming relatively commonplace. But why do they do this? Is it just because they love to get naked?
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By Hardeep Phull. Oh fuck..!!! It might upset puritans, but this feels less like a shock move than an example of Cyrus simply doing whatever she wants — and besides, getting naked onstage has been done many times over. Here, a brief history of pop stars and rockers letting it all hang out:. Socks have rarely been used more inventively than they were by the funk rockers, who first wore them on their genitals during a gig at a Los Angeles strip club. For years afterward it was a visual signature, and looking good nude was an important factor for any new recruits. But disrobing was something they frequently did live and even on TV. Read Next. This band's biggest hit was inspired by their dad going to
From Marilyn Manson to Britney Spears, from Iggy Pop to Peaches; there are a plethora of stars in music who like nothing more than to get their kit off and appear nude. Here we look at 50 musicians that have either got naked, semi-naked or expose so much flesh that they leave very little to the imagination. Be warned, there are a few cases of full frontal nudity!! Rihanna - the shy and retiring as if star recently posted an entire gallery of her vacation in Hawaii on her Facebook page. Needless to say, she wasn't wrapped up for the photos He got a hefty fine in Sweden for walking around butt naked.
Despite appearances, even the biggest bands can suffer from pre-gig nerves. Indeed, some have made it their thing: their shtick to show their stick. Here, then, are 10 of the best naked rock performances to date. He has refrained from getting naked, however, because the band already has a naked guitarist: a chap called Hewhocannotbenamed, who often plays in nothing but his boots and trademark wrestling mask. According to frontman Blag Dahlia, when the lights were turned back on, several audience members were unconscious after Mr. Notbenamed had smacked them with his instrument. Friction within the band has seen them split numerous times and has even resulted in onstage punch-ups. Their first implosion on September 26, , however, is notable for the fact that just one song into their final gig at Aloha Tower in Hawaii, frontman Perry Farrell decided to drop his kecks and neglected to pull them back up.