Jack Nitzsche

1937 - 2000

Jack Nitzsche

Bernard Alfred Nitzsche (April 22, 1937 – August 25, 2000), known professionally as Jack Nitzsche, was an American musician, arranger, songwriter, composer, and record producer. He first came to prominence in the early 1960s as the right-hand-man of producer Phil Spector and went on to work with the Rolling Stones and Neil Young, among others. He also worked extensively in film scores, notably for films such as Performance, The Exorcist and One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Nitzsche has received more than 583,886 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 901st most popular musician.

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  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.97

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Jack Nitzsche ranks 904 out of 2,258Before him are Al Stewart, Mary Lou Williams, Sterling Morrison, Glenn Danzig, Darude, and Evgeny Kissin. After him are Tuomas Holopainen, Chick Webb, Jim Croce, Grover Washington Jr., Rick James, and Rita Lee.

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Among people born in 1937, Jack Nitzsche ranks 239Before him are Richard Bright, Givi Chokheli, Jørgen Leth, Klim Churyumov, Carlo Mazzone, and Ludvík Daněk. After him are Gustavo Noboa, Harry Wu, William Lombardy, Joe Henderson, Edward Ruscha, and Milutin Šoškić. Among people deceased in 2000, Jack Nitzsche ranks 147Before him are Ansumane Mané, Ioannis Andreou, Carmen Martín Gaite, Antti Hyvärinen, Jacqueline Auriol, and Enric Valor i Vives. After him are Dorino Serafini, Piero Pasinati, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., William Porter, Henry Eriksson, and Spyridon Belokas.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jack Nitzsche ranks 4,334 out of 12,171Before him are Sara Teasdale (1884), Huey P. Newton (1942), Tom Brady (1977), Giovanni Ribisi (1974), Jamie Gillis (1943), and Anthony Kennedy (1936). After him are Chadwick Boseman (1977), Simon Helberg (1980), Alexander Mackendrick (1912), Chick Webb (1905), Paul Thomas Anderson (1970), and Mary Wickes (1910).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Jack Nitzsche ranks 327Before him are Bruce Kulick (1953), GG Allin (1956), Sammy Hagar (1947), Mary Lou Williams (1910), Sterling Morrison (1942), and Glenn Danzig (1955). After him are Chick Webb (1905), Jim Croce (1943), Grover Washington Jr. (1943), Rick James (1948), Billy Sheehan (1953), and Chaka Khan (1953).