20 Great Iggy Pop Collaborations

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Danger Mouse and Sparklehorse, "Pain" (2009)

Dark Night of the Soul, a collaborative album between electronic producer Danger Mouse and Mark Linkous' indie-pop group Sparklehorse, is mostly notorious because EMI refused to release it for more than a year – the album wasn't commercially available until after Linkous' suicide in 2010. Each song features a different singer, and Linkous handed Iggy some of his darkest lyrics: "A massive headache in my aging skull/Means I do not feel well," with a simple chorus of "Pain, pain, pain."

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