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Billy Preston

William Everett Preston was an American musician whose work included R&B, rock, soul, funk and gospel. Preston became famous first as a session musician with such artists as Sam Cooke, Ray Charles and The Beatles, and was later successful as a solo artist with such hit pop singles as "Space Race", "Will It Go Round in Circles" and "Nothing from Nothing". In 1974 with some help from Beach Boy Dennis Wilson, he composed one of Joe Cocker's biggest hits, "You Are So Beautiful".

Keith Emerson

Keith Noel Emerson is an English keyboard player and composer. Formerly a member of the Keith Emerson Trio, John Brown's Bodies, The T-Bones, The V.I.P.'s, P.P. Arnold's backing band, and The Nice (which evolved from P.P. Arnold's band), he was a founder of Emerson, Lake & Palmer.

Gary Moore

Robert William Gary Moore was a Northern Irish musician, most widely recognised as a blues singer and guitarist.

Phil Lynott

Philip Parris Lynott was an Irish musician who first came to prominence as a founding member, principal songwriter, lead vocalist and bassist of the Irish rock band Thin Lizzy.

Gary Mallaber

Gary Mallaber is a Los Angeles session drummer, percussionist and singer. He got his start playing drums in the Buffalo band Raven.

Van Morrison

Van Morrison, OBE (born George Ivan Morrison) is a Northern Irish singer-songwriter and musician. Known as "Van the Man" to his fans, Morrison started his professional career when, as a teenager in the late 1950s, he played a variety of instruments including guitar, harmonica, keyboards and saxophone for various Irish showbands covering the popular hits of the day. He rose to prominence in the mid-1960s as the lead singer of the Northern Irish R&B band Them, with whom he recorded the garage band classic "Gloria".

Otis Redding

Otis Ray Redding, Jr. was an American soul singer-songwriter, record producer, arranger and talent scout. He is considered one of the major figures in soul music and R&B, and one of the greatest singers in popular music.

Nico

Nico (born Christa Päffgen) was a German singer, lyricist, composer, musician, fashion model and actress, who initially rose to fame as a Warhol Superstar in the 1960s. She is known for both her vocal collaboration on The Velvet Underground's debut album and her work as a solo artist from the late 1960s through the early 1980s.

Neil Young

Neil Percival Young is a Canadian singer-songwriter who is widely regarded as one of the most influential musicians of his generation.

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