And there’s more…
FO: Headbands and a rising-sun bandana
The Name Game
LB: Born Todd Michael, he changed his name to Leon — after actor Leon Robinson, whom Bridges was often told he resembled. Also goes by Lost Child, his starter stage name.
FO: Born Christopher Breaux, he changed his name to Christopher Francis Ocean, partly inspired by Ocean’s 11. Also goes by the nickname Lonny.
Odd Jobs in the Past
LB: Park attendant at Six Flags Over Texas, bussing tables at Del Frisco’s Grill and Tex-Mex restaurant Rosa’s Cafe, working at an eye-solution plant….
FO: Subway sandwich artist, claims processor at Allstate Insurance, AT&T salesman…
LB: Otis Redding and Sam Cooke
FO: Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Prince, Sly Stone and, once in The Fader, “an R&B Woody Allen”
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