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This is a list of names of famous people, who have changed their real name. I'm only looking for music performers, not actors or other famous people. Below are the most recent entries.

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Entries Beginning with I

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I-F Ferenc E. van der Sluijs Also performed as Beverley Hills 808303. Based out of the Dutch urban center of Den Haag, I-F is largely the work of one producer — known as Ferenc — although the close-knit qualities of the Den Haag underground and a preponderance of like-sounding artists (including Unit Moebius, Electronome, Funkstorung, and a dozen others) on I-F-associated labels such as Viewlexx, Acid Planet, and Murdercapital makes uncredited collaborations a distinct likelihood.  Bobo
I.D.E.S. Ian Pooley In 1996 he released Elastic. Bobo
I:Cube Nicolas Chaix  Bobo
Ian Gomm Robert Ian Gomm Singer/songwriter who told us to "Hold On". brit
Ian Hunter Ian Hunter Patterson One time front man of Mott The Hoople and all-round musical genius. Shadesman
Ian Lloyd Lloyd Buonconsiglio Lloyd Buonconsiglio is his correct original name. He briefly went by the name Lloyd London for a short period of time. The band's name was "Lloyd London and the Section" J. Kew
Ian Lloyd Ian Buonoconciglio Lead singer for Stories, known for "Brother Louie". rock
Ian Matthews Ian Matthews McDonald   brit
Ian Matthews Ian McDonald He told us to "Shake it". brit
Ice Cream Tee Bettina Clarke Info from Bobo
Ice Cube Oshea Jackson  andre1127
Ice Cube O'Shea Jackson
Ice-T Tracy Marrow
IceDogg Clinton Kelly III Info from Bobo
Icey Jaye Renita Johnson female emcee of the early 90's  bori love
ICS Vortex Simen Hestenaes Simen is currently the bass player for Dimmu Borgir. His nickname comes a fellow bandmember from Borknagar. It means I See Simen (ICS) Vortex. Vortex being what he thought Simen looked like when he played his bass or a guitar. He has also rejoined Arcturus as a vocalist. He recorded several albums with them earlier in his career. He is also known for Playing Bass & vocals to Viking metal band Borknagar. He quit Borknagar in favor of Dimmu Borgir several years ago when given an ultimatum that he couldn't do both. Lauren
Iggy Azalea Amethyst Amelia Kelly (Editor's note: No relation.) Alice Spoonerism
Iggy Pop James Newell Osterberg  Bobo
Iggy Pop James Jewel Osterberg  Mike Hack
Iggy Stooge James Newell Osterberg The former lead singer of Iggy & The Stooges better known as Iggy Pop. punk
Ike Cheryl Gray Her real name was Cheryl Sang. She later became more famous as Samantha Sang. Ian Richardson
Ike Turner Izear Luster Turner, Jr. The meaner and less talented half of The Ike and Tina Turner Review. meanie
ILLKRAFT Johnny Prince Rappa leroy
The Iman Imani Asikari  andres
Imani Emandu Wilcox Info from Bobo
Imhotep Pascal Perez  Bobo
The Imposter Elvis Costello  JohnWin
India.Arie India Arie Simpson Changed her name for obvious reasons. soul ii soul
Indigo Girls Amy Ray/Emily Saliers  Folk
Inez Foxx Inez Fox Fletcher Underrated soul songstress from the Carolinas; best-known for her hit duet "Mockingbird" with brother Charlie in '63 (later covered by Carly Simon/James Taylor). Inez and Charlie also toured with the Beatles and Stones, co-wrote hits for the Platters and Gene Pitney. jonaco
InfraRed Oscar Frenzén Info from Bobo
Ingrid Ingrid Burley  Lefty Lucy
INOJ Joni INOJ is JONI spelled backwards. Celeste
Inspectah Deck Jason Hunter  Bobo
IO Patrick Pulsinger  Bobo
Ira Gershwin Israel Gershowitz Lyricist and brother of George Gershwin. classic
Irene Cara Irene Escalera Grammy, Oscar, & American Music Award winner for Flashdance soundtrack’s “What A Feeling”. Grammy nominee for title song to Fame soundtrack. Currently lead member of all female group Hot Caramel.  Sparkle
Irma Thomas Irma Lee Singer who "Wished Someone Would Care' in 1964. shesoul
Irving Berlin Israel Baline  Bobo
Isaac Hanson Clarke Isaac Hanson One of the boys from Hanson. pop
Isis Lin Que Ayoung Info from Bobo
Issa Jane Siberry On June 3, 2006, she changed her name to Issa. Cliff Adair
IU Lee Ji Eun Born May 16, 1993 in Seoul, S Korea Robert D. Arndt Jr.
Izzy Drew Linn Steve Kidwiller NoFx Guitarist between 1988 and 1992 LimoFromScotland
Izzy Stradlin Jeffrey Isabelle
Izzy Stradlin Jeff Isbell he got nickanmes Izzy by Bill Bailey (Axl Rose) in high school ya mam

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