Respected Musicians Who Were Actually Terrible People

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Some musicians just have a freakish amount of talent. Most of us learn at a young age that we are not those people. For those who do have that talent go on to be the singer-songwriters, there's something almost magical about listening to them perform. But it's easy to forget that behind all of the music is a very ordinary person, and sometimes, that ordinary person is a terrible human being...

Johnny Cash's women troubles | 0:25
Elvis's flings | 1:28
Johnny Paycheck's attempt | 2:28
Chuck Berry's icky past | 3: 29
Brian Jones: anti-establishment and abusive | 4:45
Steven Tyler's child girlfriend | 5:48
Richard Wagner's anti-Semitism | 6:51
Frank Sinatra's destructive temper | 7:31

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