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Nick Mason

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Nicholas Berkeley Mason (born 27 January 1944) is an English drummer and a founder member of the progressive rock band Pink Floyd. He has been the only constant member since the band's formation in 1964, and is the only member to appear on every Pink Floyd album. He co-wrote Pink Floyd compositions including "Echoes", "Time", "Careful with That Axe, Eugene", and "One of These Days". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nick Mason has received more than 3,741,047 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 44 in 2019). Nick Mason is the 147th most popular musician (down from 138th in 2019), the 602nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 576th in 2019) and the 40th most popular British Musician.

Nick Mason is most famous for being the drummer of the rock band Pink Floyd.

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Among musicians, Nick Mason ranks 147 out of 2,662Before him are Ike Turner, Ian Stewart, Ritchie Valens, Hans von Bülow, James Hetfield, and Malcolm Young. After him are Thelonious Monk, Tony Iommi, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Arnaut Daniel, Frank Farian, and Giovanni Battista Martini.

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Among people born in 1944, Nick Mason ranks 50Before him are Françoise Hardy, Yoweri Museveni, Larry Ellison, Sylvie Vartan, Nguyễn Phú Trọng, and Nebahat Çehre. After him are John Rhys-Davies, Nǃxau ǂToma, Jane Hawking, Kunishige Kamamoto, François Cevert, and Jean-Pierre Léaud.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Nick Mason ranks 602 out of 7,765Before him are Ramsay MacDonald (1866), Pope Adrian IV (1100), Malcolm Young (1953), Ann Radcliffe (1764), John Franklin (1786), and John Davis (1550). After him are Edgar Adrian (1889), John Snow (1813), Tony Iommi (1948), Tom Hardy (1977), Thomas of Lancaster, 1st Duke of Clarence (1388), and William Dampier (1651).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Nick Mason ranks 40Before him are Bill Wyman (1936), Stuart Sutcliffe (1940), Jacqueline du Pré (1945), Roger Glover (1945), Ian Stewart (1938), and Malcolm Young (1953). After him are Tony Iommi (1948), Chris Slade (1946), Brian Eno (1948), George Martin (1926), John Paul Jones (1946), and Ian Paice (1948).

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