Ask AP: Meatloaf

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on January 20, 2011

Please help settle an argument. What is the real name of the singer known as Meatloaf?
Ida Middleton, Pensacola, Fla.

Marvin Lee Aday acquired his nickname, later adopted as his professional name when he became a singer, after stepping on the foot of his high school football coach.