Nik Kershaw Biography (Wikipedia)
Nicholas David "Nik" Kershaw (born 1 March 1958) is an English singer-songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer.
In a music career spanning more than 30 years, Kershaw came to prominence in the mid 1980s as a solo artist, releasing eight singles that entered the Top 40 charts in the UK during the 1980s, including "Wouldn't It Be Good", "Dancing Girls", "I Won't Let the Sun Go Down on Me", "Human Racing", "The Riddle", "Wide Boy", "Don Quixote", and "When a Heart Beats". His 62 weeks on the UK Singles Chart between 1984 and 1985 beat all other solo artists. Kershaw appeared at the dual-venue concert Live Aid in 1985, and has also penned a number of hits for other artists, including a UK number one single in 1991 for Chesney Hawkes, "The One and Only". Elton John has described Kershaw as "the best songwriter of a generation".
- Nik Kershaw Live in Sessionhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02v82b6.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02v82b6.jpg2015-06-21T12:47:00.000Z80s icon Nik Kershaw performs two of his hits, The Riddle and Dancing Girls, on Weekend Woganhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02v82bh
Nik Kershaw Live in Session
- Nik Kershaw chats with Sara Coxhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01rd1kd.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01rd1kd.jpg2014-02-02T09:25:00.000ZNik Kershaw joins Sara to remember his time in the 80's.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01rd1l0
Nik Kershaw chats with Sara Cox
Nik Kershaw Tracks