Meat Loaf 's life has been a wild ride. Born Marvin Lee Aday in Dallas, Texas in , he had an unhappy childhood as the son of an alcoholic father and overwhelmed mother who often placed him in the care of his grandmother, per Biography. It's unknown when and how he started going by the name Meat Loaf. Todd Rundgren, a rock star in his own right, produced the album, which would go on to be a surprise hit, selling over 43 million copies.
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The son of Orvis Aday, a police officer, and his wife, Wilma, Meat Loaf it's never been clear as to how he got the nickname had a difficult childhood. His father was a well-known drinker, and it wasn't uncommon that his binges left Wilma placing her son in the care of her mother. These troubled stretches, however, did little to dampen Meat Loaf's ambition. Ignoring his draft notice he'd intentionally gained 60 pounds in an unsuccessful effort to fail his physical , Meat Loaf left Texas and school in for a new life in Los Angeles. There, he found work as a bouncer and started his first band, Meat Loaf Soul. After several lineup changes and name alterations, the band split up.
Rainbow Rant: How to cook 'A Very Gay Meat Loaf'
Take 5 pounds of ground pork and veal and mix in chili sauce, salt, nutmeg, 1 pint of sour cream, pepper, and summer savory. The directions for this simple dish are a record of an ignored and forgotten part of LGBT history: our food ways. When we describe LGBT culture, we usually talk about bars, drag, music, slang and fashion. We might even remember to mention our contributions to literature, poetry and visual arts. Rarely do we discuss LGBT food, even though food is central to all culture and LGBT food ways are as distinctive, varied and complex as those of any other community.
I saw him in the Rocky Horror Picture Show and didn't think much about him being gay because of it. Then I saw him in Fight Club and he had big ol' tata's. Then my sisters ex-boyfriend told me Meatloaf's gay.