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Posted: April 21, 2017

Iggy Pop turns 70, takes on jazz

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 16:  Musician Iggy Pop performs at the Tibet House US 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert & Gala Celebrating Philip Glass's 80th Birthday on March 16, 2017 in New York City.  (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Tibet House US)
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NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 16: Musician Iggy Pop performs at the Tibet House US 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert & Gala Celebrating Philip Glass's 80th Birthday on March 16, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Tibet House US)

By Joy Johnston, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

Rock music icon Iggy Pop is still reinventing himself, even as he turns 70.

The prolific musician talked to Rolling Stone about turning 70 and collaborating on a project with Jamie Saft's jazz trio.

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Henry Rollins penned a tribute to Pop in LA Weekly, calling him the "Undisputed Heavyweight Champion of Rock & Roll." 

Pop doesn't show signs of slowing down anytime soon.

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