Johnny Depp performed with Marilyn Manson at the Revolver Golden Gods Awards held in Los Angeles, the 48-year-old actor played the guitar on Sweet Dreams and The Beautiful People.
It’s no secret that the duo are good friends. Johnny Depp collaborated with Marilyn Manson, playing lead guitar and drums for a cover of Carly Simon’s “You’re So Vain”.
The song appears as a bonus track of Manson’s new album Born Villain.
The pirate of the Caribbean began his career in music before turning to Hollywood and has a history of collaborating with veteran rockers including Pearl Jam, Oasis and Alice Cooper.
Johnny Depp was also a member of P, a short-lived American alternative rock band featuring Butthole Surfers singer Gibby Haynes,kRed Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea and Sex Pistols guitarist Steve Jones.
It took the crowd a while to realize that Johnny Depp was playing the guitar. The actor kept a low profile and Manson didn’t want his pal to go unnoticed so after they performed the first song together, he announced the actor’s presence to the crowd..
“If you don’t recognize my personal friend… my personal savior, my personal guitar hero… Johnny Depp!”
Johnny Depp wore a black button-down shirt with the sleeves rolled up, black boots, black jeans and a black cowboy hat with a white feather pulled down, covering most of his face..
When he should have just showed up as Barnabas Collins from his new movie Dark Shadows.