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Richard 'Flea' Balzari | Mike B. The Flea | The Flea | Red Hot Chili Peppers | Red Hot Chilli Peppers | The Red Hot Chili Peppers
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[on Weird 'Al' Yankovic's "Bedrock Anthem", a parody of the Red Hot Chili Peppers' "Under the Bridge" and "Give It Away Now"] I didn't think it was very good. I mean "Yabba, dabba do"? I don't know. What did you think?... I mean I like "Weird" Al, but everyone has swung and missed. Except for me of course.
Was close friends with actor River Phoenix
. As well as co-starring with him in My Own Private Idaho
(1991), he also occasionally played and recorded with Phoenix's band, Alekas Attic. One of the bands released tracks, 'Note To A Friend', features Flea on bass.
Distinctive Bass sound