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8. Chris Rock did the same thing.
Tue Sep 17, 2013, 07:57 PM
Sep 2013

Last edited Thu Jul 2, 2015, 11:18 PM - Edit history (2)

And legend has it that when Van Halen's bassist Michael Anthony dropped out of school to devote himself to the band, his folks disowned him. He returned home a year and a half later with a record deal, the first new truck his father would ever own, and a copy of his GED!

P.S. Jon Bon Jovi said in an interview that he didn't attend his senior prom because he had a gig, and it got misinterpreted as his not finishing high school. He did, in fact, graduate.


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