Picture: David Coverdale (Whtesnake) Vegas Rocks Magazine Awards 2012 At The Joint Inside The Hardrock Hotel and Casino. Las Vegas, Nevada - 26.08.12
British rocker DAVID COVERDALE has confirmed the urban myth that his band Whitesnake was named after his penis.
Many fans of the 1980s group presumed the story was nothing more than rumour - but Coverdale is happy to clear up any confusion.
He says, "Totally. Probably if I was from Asia it would be a different colour. But being a Yorkshire lad and all..."