Famous as :Rock singer, actor
Birth Name :James Newell Osterberg, Jr.
Birth Date :April 21, 1947
Birth Place :Muskegon, Michigan, USA
Claim to fame :Album "Brick by Brick" (1990)
1989Got nomination for Grammy Award
category Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance for "Cold Metal"
MTV Video Music Awards
1997Got nomination for MTV Video Music Award
category Best Video from a Film (from movie "Trainspotting" (1996)) for "Lust For Life"
1992Got nomination for Razzie Award
category Worst Original Song (from movie "Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare" (1991)) for "Why Was I Born (Freddy's Dead)".
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