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3 O’clock School of Rock – 4/24
3 O’clock School of Rock – 4/24

In the mid-1960s, David Bowie took the Bowie stage name.  He changed it to avoid confusion with another rising star in the music business.  Who is that other star that had a name similar to Bowie’s birth name?

 

Answer:  Davy Jones of the Monkees.  Bowie’s birth name is David Jones.

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