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The 32 most ridiculous things musicians have demanded in their dressing rooms

INSIDER Logo By Caroline Praderio of INSIDER | Slide 1 of 33: <p> Ever wonder what it's like to hang out backstage with your favorite musicians?</p><p> Thanks to nifty little documents known as tour riders, you don't have to wonder anymore. </p><p> Broadly speaking, tour riders outline all the terms that a venue must meet when an artist comes to give a performance. They generally include each artist's detailed demands for food, decorations, and other personal touches in their dressing rooms. Most give a surprisingly detailed snapshot of the artist's private backstage space.</p><p>But as you might expect, some celeb requests can get pretty exorbitant - even downright weird. We combed through dozens of leaked tour riders published on the website <a href="http://www.thesmokinggun.com/">The Smoking Gun</a>. Here's a look at some truly ridiculous requests made on the riders of 32 artists across the industry. </p>

Ever wonder what it's like to hang out backstage with your favorite musicians?

Thanks to nifty little documents known as tour riders, you don't have to wonder anymore.

Broadly speaking, tour riders outline all the terms that a venue must meet when an artist comes to give a performance. They generally include each artist's detailed demands for food, decorations, and other personal touches in their dressing rooms. Most give a surprisingly detailed snapshot of the artist's private backstage space.

But as you might expect, some celeb requests can get pretty exorbitant - even downright weird. We combed through dozens of leaked tour riders published on the website The Smoking Gun. Here's a look at some truly ridiculous requests made on the riders of 32 artists across the industry.

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