Awkward Photos of Rock Legends from the 60s-70s Posing with their Parents


Elton John, seen here with mother Shelia and stepfather Fred Fairebrother in their London apartment

Eric Clapton poses with with his grandmother Rose Clapp in the house he bought her in Surrey.

Frank Zappa's parents Francis and Rosemarie show that they have style of their own in their eclectic Los Angeles living room

Marlon, Tito, Jermaine, and Jackie Jackson, as well as father Joe, and mother Katherine, appeared on the September 24, 1971 cover of LIFE Magazine

David Crosby, of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, sitting with his father Floyd in father's house in California

Folk singer Richie Havens leaning on xylophone with parents Richard and Mildred in their apartment in Brooklyn, New York

Folk rock musician Donovan sits with his parents Donald and Winifred Leitch in their home in England

British musician Joe Cocker looks at his mom Marjorie in Sheffield, England in 1970

Grace Slick, lead singer of Jefferson Airplane, is a different woman from her mother Virginia Wing

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2 years ago
1

These are truly awkward!

2 years ago
1

I love all the mid century modern furnishing! I guess even super cool rock stars can't nail it every time.

2 years ago
0

@rachelmilk123 Me too!

2 years ago
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Talk about creepy!

a year ago
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hello