Before & After: Musical Names

Can you name the before & after musical names?

Before'Mashed-Up' NameAfter
Flamboyant lead singer of Culture Club1/4 of the Beatles, penned 'Something'
'Colorful' R&B legend, 'Let's Stay Together'Punk rock mainstays, albums: 'Dookie', 'American Idiot'
Folksy singer-songwriter, 'Fire & Rain'Grammy winning country-pop girl, 'You Belong With Me'
Iconic Irish rock band, albums: 'The Joshua Tree', 'Pop'Controversial rap group, 'Me So Horny' & 'Hoochie Mama'
Trio with misleading name, had 90's hit with 'Brick'Pop-rock group known for '100 Years' & 'Superman'
Mark McGrath-led band with hit song 'Fly'Legendary soul singer, 'Georgia on My Mind' & 'What'd I Say'
R&B lothario, 'Ignition', 'I Wish', 'Fiesta'First winner of American Idol, 'Breakaway'
Drag-rockers from the 80s, 'We're Not Gonna Take It'Disco group with club/feminism anthem 'We Are Family'
Classic soul songstress, famous for 'At Last'British pop crooner, famous for single 'You're Beautiful'
Seattle-based alternative band with classic albums 'Ten' & 'Vs.'DJ of legendary rap group Run DMC, killed in 2002
American guitarist credited as pioneer of creating electric guitar1/4 of the Beatles, then lead singer of Wings, 'Maybe I'm Amazed'
Country superstar with 22 #1 hits, 'A Better Man' & 'Killin' Time'Hard rock/metal legends, fronted by Ozzy Osbourne, 'Paranoid'
'Weezy' rapper who released 'Tha Carter' series of albums'Danke Schoen!' says this long-time Las Vegas crooner
Leader of the ROC, rap icon, 'The Black Album', 'American Gangster'Long-bearded country rock stars, 'Tush' and 'La Grange'
Deep voiced R&B/disco singer, 'Can't Get Enough of Your Love, Babe'80's hair metal band w/ frontman David Coverdale, 'Here I Go Again'
Lead rapper of Body Count, now stars on Law & Order: SVUAuto-tuned R&B star, sings hooks on 'Blame It' & 'Low'
One-half of Wham! became pop superstar, 'Faith'The King of Pop. 'Beat It', 'Bad', 'Thriller'
Lead singer of Duran Duran, 'Hungry Like the Wolf'Rock supergroup from NJ, 'You Give Love a Bad Name'
NYC-born rapper & head of Terror Squad, 'Lean Back'Gravelly-voiced Brit rocker, famous for covering 'With a Little Help from My Friends'
Lead singer of Motley Crue, 'Girls Girls Girls'Iconic singer-songwriter from Canada, 'Southern Man', 'Heart of Gold'
Recent pop star, 'California Gurls' & 'Teenage Dream'Classic tunes crooner, 'Magic Moments', 'Papa Loves Mambo'
British piano rocker, 'Tiny Dancer' & 'Your Song'1/4 of the Beatles, married Yoko Ono, 'Imagine'
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  • The names of each set of musical artists and/or bands overlap to form a "mashed up" musical name - for example, Mobb Deep + Deep Purple = Mobb Deep Purple. How many can you guess?
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