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Alice Cooper

Alice Cooper


Famous as :

Heavy metal singer, musician

Birth Name :

Vincent Damon Furnier

Birth Date :

February 04, 1948

Birth Place :

Detroit, Michigan, USA

Spouse :

Sheryl Cooper (dancer, since 3-Mar-76)

Claim to fame :

Lead guitarist with Alice Cooper in the 60's and 70's

Latest News

Johnny Depp Forms Band With Alice Cooper and Joe Perry, Already Scores First Gig

February 16, 2015 02:56:53 GMT

has teamed up with rocker and 's lead guitarist Joe Perry to form a new band called Hollywood Vampires. Cooper himself has confirmed in a post on his website, writing, "Alice Cooper and Johnny Depp have been partners for a while and now with Joe Perry also on Hollywood Vampires, they will 'rock it out' yet once again."

Alice Cooper Opens Rock and Roll Academy to Help Kids Off the Streets

October 11, 2012 08:13:13 GMT

dropped by Sioux Falls, South Dakota on Wednesday, October 10 to help his friend, Chuck Brennan, launch a Rock and Roll Academy. The facility is opened for local Boys & Girls Club members and gives them an opportunity to learn how to sing or play music instruments.

Lady GaGa Loves Alice Cooper's 'Born This Way' Version

June 14, 2012 06:14:05 GMT

While was not impressed by 's "Born This Way/Express Yourself" mashup which ended with the Material Girl taking a sly dig at her, the Mother Monster approves 's version. He performed her hit single at the Bonnaroo festival over the weekend.

'Glee' Preview and Pics of 'Nationals' Episode: Puck Drag Dressing, Lindsay Lohan Judging

May 09, 2012 03:15:25 GMT

After having some fun on the prom night, the kids of New Directions prepare a high-concept routine for Nationals next week on "". Sue and Will are going full force to get the kids ready for the annual event, but the Cheerios coach may have a unique idea to train the kids.

Video: Johnny Depp, Aerosmith and Alice Cooper Rock 'Dark Shadows' Premiere Party

May 09, 2012 03:03:21 GMT

On the celebration night of "" premiere, its leading actor teamed up with for a live rocking performance. The vampire Barnabas depicter strummed his guitar, while Cooper grabbed the mic to cater the crowd gathering in front of the stage set up at the parking lot behind El Capitan Theater.

Natalie Wood's Daughter Arrested for Cocaine and Heroin Possession

April 30, 2012 08:27:07 GMT

Natalie Wood's daughter has got into trouble with the law. TMZ just brought out a report that Courtney Wagner was arrested on Sunday, April 29 on suspicion of felony drug possession. It was said that she was found in possession of cocaine and heroin after police were called to her Malibu home.

Barnabas Invites Alice Cooper to His Ball in 'Dark Shadows' Clip

April 30, 2012 08:17:24 GMT

A brand new clip for Tim Burton's "" has been uncovered, focusing on a scene where vampire Barnabas Collins shares an awkward dinner with the newly reunited Collins family. Barnabas is seen offering an idea to throw a high-class ball to pompously show just how powerful the Collins family is.

The Cure, KISS and More to Cover Paul McCartney for Tribute Album

February 10, 2012 09:08:03 GMT

While pays tribute to the classic era in his cover album "", a number of stars including , and will, in return, salute him in an upcoming tribute album. They will cover songs from Mecca's catalog including the records with and Wings or during his solo career.

Alice Cooper's 'What Baby Wants' Ft. Ke$ha Comes Out in Full

September 14, 2011 07:52:20 GMT

's collaboration with in "What Baby Wants" has surfaced in full. Through his lyrics, the rockers describes the "Tik Tok" hitmaker as a man eater. "She feeds on flesh and blood and boys like you," he screams. "She takes your bleeding heart and your soul. No regrets. "

Snippet of Alice Cooper's 'What Baby Wants' Ft. Ke$ha

August 24, 2011 03:00:50 GMT

's rock-meet-dancepop song which features has been teased in a more-than-one-minute snippet. Called "What Baby Wants", the new track is recorded for the rocker's upcoming studio installment "".

Peaches Geldof Fuming Over Leaked Racy Photos

March 19, 2011 02:11:05 GMT

Bob Geldof's wildchild daughter has lashed out after a series of saucy snaps was published, insisting, "I'm not a debauched whore." Geldof was mired in scandal on Friday, March 18, when British newspaper The Sun carried several racy pictures taken during her time living in Los Angeles with ex-boyfriend in 2010.

Alice Cooper: Charlie Sheen Hasn't Broken 'Two and a Half Men' Contract

March 19, 2011 02:10:12 GMT

has spoken out in defense of troubled actor after TV bosses fired the star from "", the shock rocker insists the actor has not broken his contract.

Pictures: Alice Cooper Brings Snake to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

March 15, 2011 07:23:30 GMT

came to the 26th annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York City, wearing bloody clothes and draping a yellow boa constrictor over his shoulders. He was joined by fellow rocker when posing for awaiting photographers outside the building.

Neil Diamond, Alice Cooper and Tom Waits Lining Up for Rock Hall of Fame

December 15, 2010 09:15:11 GMT

, and are among the next inductees to join the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The 2011 class for the prestigious club was announced on Tuesday, December 14, with Darlene Love and iconic piano player Dr. John also gaining successful nominations.

Alice Cooper Defends President Obama Following Recent Negative Polls

November 01, 2010 09:12:14 GMT

Shock rocker has urged Americans to ease up on their criticism of President Barack Obama ahead of the country's upcoming midterm elections on Tuesday, November 2. The Democrat's popularity has been dealt a heavy blow following a string of recent negative opinion polls, but Cooper is adamant Obama needs "another two years" in office to prove himself and fix America's ailing economy.

Alice Cooper Lost Luggage Containing Fake Blood

October 27, 2010 08:51:46 GMT

was reportedly left fuming after his luggage was lost on a trip to the U.K. The rocker flew from the U.S. into London on Tuesday, October 26 and was upset after discovering staff at British Airways could not locate his bags.

'We Wish You a Metal Xmas' to Feature Alice Cooper and Ronnie James Dio

September 10, 2010 08:41:53 GMT

Lemmy, Anvil, and are set to rock in the festive cheer this Christmas with a new double album of heavy metal holiday tunes. Eagle Rock Entertainment bosses have collected the most bizarre versions of festive favorites like "Frosty the Snowman" and "God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman" for upcoming release "We Wish You a Metal Xmas And A Headbanging New Year: Special Edition".

Alan Jackson to Receive ASCAP's Top Honor

August 10, 2010 03:43:47 GMT

Country music star is set to be honored with the prestigious Founders Award at the ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) Country Music Awards next month.

Thunderstorm Wrecked Motley Crue's Gig at Sonisphere

August 10, 2010 03:29:13 GMT

Rockers were forced to cancel a concert at Finland's Sonisphere music festival on Sunday, August 8 when a severe thunderstorm damaged the band's equipment and injured dozens of fans.

Alice Cooper Fears Real Talent Will Be Overlooked on Singing Shows

August 02, 2010 07:31:39 GMT

fears real talent will be overlooked on singing shows such as "" because artists with "individuality" are often rejected in the early stages of the competition. The rocker performed on the finale of the hit U.S. TV show in May, but the star admits the process singing wannabes go through on the series can be a little too selective.

Katy Perry, T-Pain and Elton John Added to Grammy Awards Line-Up

January 29, 2010 03:12:58 GMT

A bunch of acclaimed musicians have been added to the already star-studded line-up of the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards. , and are the latest names thrown to the stellar ensemble. While Katy is set to present award, T-Pain and Elton will be singing.

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