Dee Dee Ramone
After quitting as bassist and primary songwriter of punk band The Ramones, Dee Dee Ramone adopted the new pseudonym of Dee Dee King and launched one of the most tragically ill-fated careers in hip-hop history. His lone rap album, “Standing in the Spotlight,” is giddily deemed by All Music as “one of the worst recordings of all time.” —Jeff Royer
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