There are most certainly many Axels. 1.) NYC Rapper whose most famous song is "100 to 1" Other songs include, "MTV Cribs" and "Ebonics" a version of the song which teaches spanish phrases. 2.) Axel Cooper of Louisville, Kentucky records under just his first name. He is a multi-instrumentalist formerly of Louisville bands Phantom Family Halo, Tyrone, Foreign Oranges, and Instant Camera. He also lived in Portland, Oregon and played in a band called Hey! There's a Spider on Your Back. Axel had a track on the Louisville is for Lovers compilation that came out in the spring of 2008.