Nicky Hopkins

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Nicholas Christian Hopkins (24 February 1944 – 6 September 1994) was an English pianist and organist. He performed on many popular and enduring British and American rock music recordings from the 1960s to the 1990s, most notably on songs recorded by the Rolling Stones, the Kinks, the Who, the Beatles, the Steve Miller Band, Jefferson Airplane, Rod Stewart, George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, The Hollies, Cat Stevens, Carly Simon, Harry Nilsson, Joe Walsh, Peter Frampton, Jerry Garcia, Jeff Beck, Joe Cocker, Art Garfunkel, Badfinger, Graham Parker, Gary Moore, Quicksilver Messenger Service and Donovan. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest studio pianists in the history of popular rock music.[1]

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Nicky Hopkins
Hopkins in 1973
Hopkins in 1973
Background information
Birth nameNicholas Christian Hopkins
Born(1944-02-24)24 February 1944
Perivale, Middlesex, England, UK
Died6 September 1994(1994-09-06) (aged 50)
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
  • Piano
  • organ
Years active1960–1994
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