Nick Drake
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1948-06-19
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Nick Drake

Nick Drake Biography (Wikipedia)

Nicholas Rodney Drake (19 June 1948 – 25 November 1974) was an English singer-songwriter and musician known for his acoustic guitar-based songs. He failed to find a wide audience during his lifetime, but his work has since achieved wider recognition.

Drake signed to Island Records when he was 20, while a student at the University of Cambridge, and released his debut album, Five Leaves Left, in 1969. By 1972, he had recorded two more albums, Bryter Layter and Pink Moon. Neither sold more than 5,000 copies on initial release. His reluctance to perform live or give interviews contributed to his lack of commercial success. No footage of the adult Drake has been released, only still photographs.

Drake is believed to have suffered from depression, reflected in his lyrics. After making Pink Moon, he withdrew from performance and recording, retreating to his parents' home in rural Warwickshire. At the age of 26, Drake died from an overdose of approximately 30 amitriptyline pills, a prescribed antidepressant. His cause of death was determined as suicide.

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Saturday Sun
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Northern Sky
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Northern Sky
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Time Has Told Me
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Time Has Told Me
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Fruit Tree
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Fruit Tree
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Know
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Know
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Pink Moon
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Pink Moon
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River Man
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River Man
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Day Is Done
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Day Is Done
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Cello Song
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Cello Song
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From The Morning
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From The Morning
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Blossom
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Blossom
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Things Behind The Sun
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Things Behind The Sun
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Riverman (Panda Bear Guest Mix)
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Riverman (Panda Bear Guest Mix)
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Road
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Road
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Way To Blue
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Way To Blue
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Which Will
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Which Will
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Three Hours
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Three Hours
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At the Chime of a City Clock
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At the Chime of a City Clock
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Saturday Sun
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Saturday Sun
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Place To Be
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Place To Be
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Bryter Layter
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Bryter Layter
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