Nicky Hopkins

1944 - 1994

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Nicholas Christian Hopkins (24 February 1944 – 6 September 1994) was an English pianist and organist. Hopkins 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, Cat Stevens, Carly Simon, Harry Nilsson, Joe Walsh, Peter Frampton, Jerry Garcia, Jeff Beck, Joe Cocker, Art Garfunkel, Badfinger, Graham Parker, and Donovan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicky Hopkins has received more than 1,053,468 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Nicky Hopkins is the 774th most popular singer (up from 857th in 2019), the 2,446th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,688th in 2019) and the 90th most popular Singer.

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  • 24

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  • 2.97

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  • 3.49

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Among singers, Nicky Hopkins ranks 774 out of 3,528Before him are Inva Mula, Fréhel, Ileana Cotrubaș, Naomi Shemer, Ville Valo, and Sylvester. After him are Brigitte Fontaine, Carl Wilson, Billy Vaughn, Leon Russell, Stelios Kazantzidis, and Kim Larsen.

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Among people born in 1944, Nicky Hopkins ranks 294Before him are Rebecca Horn, Manuela Carmena, Susana Giménez, Andrew G. Vajna, Ulf Stark, and Džemaludin Mušović. After him are Aleksandr Lenyov, Anthony Heald, Wolfgang Weber, Jim Gray, Karel Kryl, and Oleksandr Moroz. Among people deceased in 1994, Nicky Hopkins ranks 164Before him are Gary Kildall, Jersey Joe Walcott, Bassel al-Assad, Helen Stephens, Jiří Sobotka, and Elga Andersen. After him are Agathe Uwilingiyimana, Maria Carta, Madeleine Renaud, Mai Zetterling, Karel Kryl, and Boris Yegorov.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Nicky Hopkins ranks 2,446 out of 7,765Before him are Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke (1678), James Galway (1939), John Machin (1680), Paul Davies (1946), Anabella Drummond (1350), and Jon Finch (1942). After him are Tony Brise (1952), Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st Earl of Shaftesbury (1621), Margaret Bondfield (1873), Catherine Carey (1523), Thomas Wyatt the Younger (1521), and Frank Watson Dyson (1868).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Nicky Hopkins ranks 90Before him are Fish (1958), Kevin Ayers (1944), Paul Young (1956), Peter Pears (1910), Alfred Deller (1912), and Blaze Bayley (1963). After him are Andrew Ridgeley (1963), Nick Kamen (1962), Jerome Flynn (1963), Charli XCX (1992), Elaine Paige (1948), and Mick Hucknall (1960).