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when i first saw linkin park's video for "One Step Closer" I thought the guys were 12.
they had baby faces and how did I know they were all in their 20s. just look at chester and mike when you watch it

bridget
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that rivers cuomo (from weezer) and buddy holly were the same person because of the glasses. when they first came out i wondered how a dead guy could be the lead singer of a band

Anon
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that stevie nicks was a guy

Anon
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when i was aroud 5-6 i thought the beatles lived inside our record player. also that little people lived inside records

chelle
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My dad used to tell me that he used the be Paul from the Beatles.

Years later I found out about the 'Paul is dead conspiracy'.

I'm now looking to sue for lost family royalties.

Michael
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I used to think that Stevie Wonder was Ray Charles son. Must have been the glasses....

beatrix
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I always got the pop groups OMC and OMD mixed up.

Lame I know
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I used to think Buddy Rich was called Buddy Rich because he was my dad's friend, same with Buddy Holly.

Anon
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To this day, I confuse the singing voices of black women with those of black teen/preteen boys. When I first heard Salt N Peppa, I though they were boys, and when I first heard Tevin Campbell, I thought he was a woman.

Joe Martinez
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i have had to convince so many people that annie lennox is a woman and that she's saying "This" not "these" in the song "sweet dreams (are made of this)"

Anon
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When I was little I thought that Buddy Holly was called Bloody Holly!

Catherine
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When I was a little kid I was convinced that Little Richard and Captain Hook were the same person. They both had the same hair, mustache and clothes. But I could never figure out how Little Richard could play piano so well with a hook for a hand.

foogirl4
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I used to think that the Spice Girl's first music video (I forogt what it was called) was actually them going into a random place and messing around. I lated learned it was staged.

neonxxnation
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I used to think that Janet Jackson's Escapade was really about the ice capades! You know, those traveling shows where a bunch of people dressed in leotards and wearing really huge, elaborate headresses with brightly colored feathers skate around the ice in various choreographed numbers? I thought she was REALLY into that kind of thing. I kind of thought if I was a big star, I'd have something better to do than go to an ice capade.

Kasey, again
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When I first saw Hanson, I thought they were girls!

Anon
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I used to believe Britney Spears was the greatest singer of all time, and wished I could sound like her. I wondered why my recordings on my mini-tape recorder thing never sounded as polished. THEN Alanis Morissette's comeback single came out when I was about 11. Now I wonder how Britney ever made it...and yes I now know about high-tech recording studios, and most people think I'm a better singer than Britney.

Also, I didn't know about miming. Once, S Club 7 were on TOTP I said "They must be standing VERY close to their microphones to sound that much like they do on CD!!!" Welcome, Abbie, to the world of MIMING.

Also, I didn't know that the Carpenters' names were actually Karen and Richard CARPENTER. I always did wonder where they got their band name from.

Now I'm 14 all that's been cleared up, thank goodness!!

Abbie

XxXKamali~DivaXxX
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I used to believe Michael Jackson when I first saw him was a white woman.

Kentuski
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i use to think boy geroge from the culture club was a pretty woman.

toe
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When I was younger I thought that Sid Vicious (who played bass in The Sex Pistols) and his girlfriend Nancy Spungen were the real-life Ken and Barbie who the dolls were modelled on. I believed that together they sang "I'm a Barbie Girl" by pop band Aqua. I was devastated when some one told me that Sid and Nancy were dead and Sid was suspected to have murdered her.

Holly
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When I was in middleschool, U2 had a hit with "The Sweetest Thing." I used to hear this song on some radio station that played pop and r&b in equal doses, and for some reason I got the impression that U2 and Boyz II Men were really similar. Thus, I just assumed all the members of U2 were black.

GG
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