Nico

Christa Päffgen, German singer, fashion model, actress. Born 16 October 1938. Died 18 July 1988
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1938-10-16
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Nico Biography (Wikipedia)

Christa Päffgen (16 October 1938 – 18 July 1988), known by her stage name Nico, was a German singer, songwriter, musician, model, and actress. She had roles in several films, including Federico Fellini's La Dolce Vita (1960) and Andy Warhol's Chelsea Girls (1966).

At the insistence of Warhol, she recorded vocals for three songs of the Velvet Underground's debut album The Velvet Underground & Nico (1967). At the same time, she started a solo career and released Chelsea Girl. Nico's friend Jim Morrison suggested that she start writing her own material. She then composed songs on a harmonium, not traditionally a rock instrument; John Cale became her musical arranger and produced The Marble Index, Desertshore, The End... and other subsequent albums.

In the 1980s, she toured extensively in Europe, USA, Australia and Japan. After a last concert in Berlin in June 1988, she went on holiday in Ibiza to rest but died after having a stroke while cycling.

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These Days
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These Days
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Femme Fatale
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Femme Fatale
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The Fairest Of The Seasons
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The Fairest Of The Seasons
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I'm Not Sayin'
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I'm Not Sayin'
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Evening Of Light
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Evening Of Light
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Janitor Of Lunacy
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Janitor Of Lunacy
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Abschied
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Abschied
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Saeta
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Saeta
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Winter Song
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Winter Song
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I'll Keep It With Mine
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I'll Keep It With Mine
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Frozen Warnings
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Frozen Warnings
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All Tomorrow's Parties
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All Tomorrow's Parties
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Facing The Wind
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Facing The Wind
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I'll Be Your Mirror
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I'll Be Your Mirror
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All That Is My Own
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All That Is My Own
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Ari's Song
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Ari's Song
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Lawns Of Dawns
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Lawns Of Dawns
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Julius Caesar (Memento Hodie)
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Julius Caesar (Memento Hodie)
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No One Is There
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No One Is There
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Prelude
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