20 Wildest Iggy Pop Moments

The self-destructive legacy of the infamous Stooge

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Iggy Flings Peanut Butter on Cincinatti (June 13, 1970)
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Iggy Flings Peanut Butter on Cincinatti (June 13, 1970)

In the most iconic photos of Iggy's early career, we see him standing shirtless with an enraptured audience at the Cincinnati Pop Festival holding him aloft. He'd entered that crowd via stage-dive — another Iggy innovation — and would soon somehow produce a jar of peanut butter, which he slathered on his chest and flung in gooey hunks at his admirers.

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