TIL that in the 1970s, Cyndi Lauper (“Girls Just Want to Have Fun”) was a vocalist for cover bands which played hits by Led Zeppelin, Jefferson Airplane, Bad Company, and Janis Joplin. And during that time she damaged her vocal cords so badly that doctors believed she’d never be able to sing again.

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She had other hits too. True Colors, Time After Time, She Bop.


It would be cool to hear some of the covers.


And she was a professional wrestling manager :p


She’s so unusual.


Fuck. She’s 40 years older than I and looks younger in the photo.