Nick Drake

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Bloomsbury, 1998 - Lyricists - 288 pages
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Nick Drake was barely 26 years old when he died in 1974. The British singer-songwriter made only three albums during his short life - Five Leaves Left, Bryter Layter and Pink Moon. All are now recognised as classics.

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Review: Nick Drake: The Biography

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Nick Drake produced beautiful, timeless English music. Three albums, a handful of painfully shy gigs, few photos, no film and a tragically early death make him a figure of some mystery. There's a ... Read full review

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About the author (1998)

Writer and journalist Patrick Humphries is the author of acclaimed biographies of Paul Simon, Bob Dylan and Richard Thompson. He lives in London.

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