Actor playing drums on shock rocker's upcoming release
Artist biography Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp was born as John Christopher Depp II in Owensboro, Kentucky in 1963. Besides actor, he is also a producer and musician, playing drums and guitar.
He drums and some guitar for a cover of Carly Simon's You're So Vain, which will appear as a bonus track on some editions of Marilyn Manson's 2012 album 'Born Villain'.
As a guitar player, Johnny Depp has played slide guitar on some Oasis songs. He also played acoustic guitar in the movie Chocolat and on the soundtrack to Once Upon a Time in Mexico. Johnny also performed on MacGowan's first solo album and was a member of P, a group featuring Butthole Surfers singer Gibby Haynes, Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea and Sex Pistols guitarist Steve Jones.