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Famous Bands’ Awful Original Names

The Band

Formerly Known As: The Hawks

The members originally gathered as the backing group for rockabilly singer Ronnie Hawkins. After setting out on their own in 1964, they performed under the names Levon and the Hawks and Canadian Squires before settling on their permanent moniker. —Jeff Royer

(Photo: John Storey, AP Images)

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