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Nigel Olsson

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Nigel Olsson (born 10 February 1949) is an English rock drummer and singer best known for his long-time affiliation with Elton John. [1]

80 relations: A Little Bit of Soap, A-side and B-side, Acushnet Company, Adult Contemporary (chart), Bang Records, Bee Gees, Billboard 200, Billboard Hot 100, Bob Birch, Breaking Hearts, Caleb Quaye, Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy, Caribou (album), CBS Records International, Cheshire, Columbia Records, Cover version, Curt Bisquera, Dancin' Shoes, Davey Johnstone, Dee Murray, DJM Records, Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player, Drum Workshop, Elton John, Elton John One Night Only – The Greatest Hits, Empty Sky, England, Faith Band, Flower power, Fred Mandel, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, Gus Dudgeon, Guy Babylon, Hit record, Honky Château, Hookfoot, John Mahon (percussionist), Jump Up! (Elton John album), Ken Stacey, Kiki Dee, Liverpool, Matt Bissonette, Only One Woman, Page One Records, Paiste, Peachtree Road (album), Plastic Penny, Polydor Records, Ray Cooper, ..., Record chart, Record label, Reg Strikes Back, Remo, Rock music, Roger Hodgson, Saint Petersburg, Say Goodbye to Hollywood, Session musician, Songs from the West Coast, Sony, The Big Three (English band), The Captain & the Kid, The Fox (Elton John album), The Road to El Dorado, The Rocket Record Company, The Spencer Davis Group, Today (U.S. TV program), Too Low for Zero, Top 40, Trio (music), Troubadour (West Hollywood, California), Uni Records, United States, Uriah Heep (band), Vic Firth, Wallasey, Wonderful Crazy Night, ...Very 'Eavy ...Very 'Umble, 21 at 33. Expand index (30 more) »

A Little Bit of Soap

"A Little Bit of Soap", written by Bert Berns (aka Bert Russell), was a song, first sung in a bluesy soul style by The Jarmels, who reached number 12 with it in September 1961 and number 7 on the R&B charts.

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A-side and B-side

The terms A-side and B-side refer to the two sides of 78, 45, and 33 1/3 rpm phonograph records, or cassettes, whether singles, extended plays (EPs), or long-playing (LP) records.

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Acushnet Company

The Acushnet Holdings Company is an American company that makes golf equipment and clothing.

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Adult Contemporary (chart)

The Adult Contemporary chart is published weekly by Billboard magazine and lists the most popular songs on adult contemporary radio stations in the United States.

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Bang Records

Bang Records was created by Bert Berns in 1965 together with his partners from Atlantic Records: Ahmet Ertegün, Nesuhi Ertegün and Jerry Wexler.

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Bee Gees

The Bee Gees --> were a pop music group formed in 1958.

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Billboard 200

The Billboard 200 is a record chart ranking the 200 most popular music albums and EPs in the United States.

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Billboard Hot 100

The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for songs, published weekly by Billboard magazine.

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Bob Birch

Robert Wayne "Bob" Birch (July 14, 1956 – August 15, 2012) was an American musician.

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Breaking Hearts

Breaking Hearts, released in 1984, is the eighteenth official album release for Elton John.

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Caleb Quaye

Caleb Quaye (born 9 October 1948), is an English Afro-European rock guitarist and studio musician best known for his work in the 1960s and 1970s with Elton John, Mick Jagger, Pete Townshend, Paul McCartney, Hall & Oates and Ralph McTell, and also toured with Shawn Phillips in the 1970s.

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Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy

Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy is the ninth studio album by Elton John.

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Caribou (album)

Caribou, the 1974 album by Elton John, was his fourth chart-topping album in the United States and his third in the United Kingdom.

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CBS Records International

CBS Records International, simply CBS in logo, was the international arm of the Columbia Records unit of Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc.

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Cheshire (archaically the County Palatine of Chester) is a county in North West England, bordering Merseyside and Greater Manchester to the north, Derbyshire to the east, Staffordshire and Shropshire to the south and Flintshire, Wales and Wrexham county borough to the west.

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Columbia Records

Columbia Records is an American record label owned by Sony Music Entertainment, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, the North American division of Japanese conglomerate Sony.

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Cover version

In popular music, a cover version, cover song, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording by someone other than the original artist or composer of a previously recorded, commercially released song.

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Curt Bisquera

Curt Bisquera is an American studio drummer.

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Dancin' Shoes

"Dancin' Shoes" is a song written by Carl Storie and performed by Nigel Olsson.

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Davey Johnstone

David William Logan "Davey" Johnstone (born 6 May 1951, Edinburgh, Scotland) is a Scottish rock guitarist and vocalist, best known for his work with Elton John.

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Dee Murray

Dee Murray (born David Murray Oates; 3 April 1946 – 15 January 1992) was an English bass guitarist, best known as a member of Elton John's band.

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DJM Records

DJM Records (also known as Dick James Music) was the British independent record label, set up in the late 1960s by British music publisher Dick James.

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Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player

Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player is the sixth studio album by Elton John.

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Drum Workshop

Drum Workshop (also known as DW Drums or DW) is a an American drum kit and hardware manufacturing company based in Oxnard, California.

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Elton John

Sir Elton Hercules John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight; 25 March 1947) is an English singer, pianist, and composer.

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Elton John One Night Only – The Greatest Hits

Elton John One Night Only – The Greatest Hits is a live album released by Elton John in 2000.

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Empty Sky

Empty Sky is the debut studio album by British singer-songwriter Elton John, released on 6 June 1969.

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England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Faith Band

Faith Band is an American rock band from Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Flower power

Flower power was a slogan used during the late 1960s and early 1970s as a symbol of passive resistance and non-violence ideology.

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Fred Mandel

Frederick Lawrence Mandel (born c. 1953 Estevan, Saskatchewan) is a Canadian session musician, keyboard player and guitarist.

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Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is the seventh studio album by Elton John, released in 1973.

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Gus Dudgeon

Angus Boyd "Gus" Dudgeon (30 September 1942 – 21 July 2002) was an English record producer, most notable for production of many of Elton John's most acclaimed recordings.

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Guy Babylon

Guy Babylon (December 20, 1956 – September 2, 2009) was a keyboardist/composer, most noted for his work with Elton John.

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Hit record

A hit record is an audio recording, usually in the form of a single or album, that sells a large number of copies or otherwise becomes broadly popular or well-known, through airplay, club play, inclusion in a film or stage play soundtrack, causing it to have "hit" (appeared on) one of the popular chart listings.

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Honky Château

Honky Château, released in 1972, is the fifth studio album released by Elton John.

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Hookfoot was a British rock band, active from 1969 to 1974.

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John Mahon (percussionist)

John Mahon is a professional percussionist and backing vocalist, most noted for his work with Elton John.

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Jump Up! (Elton John album)

Jump Up! is the sixteenth official album release by Elton John.

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Ken Stacey

Ken Stacey (born in Los Angeles, California) is an American lead singer, guitarist, songwriter, session vocalist and backing vocalist.

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Kiki Dee

Pauline Matthews (born 6 March 1947), better known by her stage name Kiki Dee, is an English singer born in Little Horton, Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire.

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Liverpool is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 491,500 in 2017.

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Matt Bissonette

Matt Bissonette (born July 25, 1961) is an American bass player.

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Only One Woman

"Only One Woman" is a song and the first single by English duo The Marbles, written by Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb of the Bee Gees.

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Page One Records

Page One Records, established in 1966, was the UK independent record label, owned by the producer/manager, Larry Page.

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Paiste is a Swiss-based Estonian manufacturer and designer of cymbals.

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Peachtree Road (album)

Peachtree Road is the twenty-seventh studio album by British singer-songwriter Elton John, released in 2004.

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Plastic Penny

Plastic Penny was an English 1960s pop band, formed in November 1967 before splitting up in August 1969.

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Polydor Records

Polydor is a British record label and company, that operates as part of Universal Music Group.

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Ray Cooper

Raymond "Ray" Cooper (born 19 September 1947) is an English virtuoso percussionist.

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Record chart

A record chart, also called a music chart, is a ranking of recorded music according to certain criteria during a given period of time.

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Record label

A record label, or record company, is a brand or trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos.

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Reg Strikes Back

Reg Strikes Back, released in 1988, is the twenty-first official album release for Elton John.

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Remo Inc. is an American drumhead, drumset, percussion instrument and banjo head company founded by Remo Belli in 1957.

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Rock music

Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.

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Roger Hodgson

Charles Roger Pomfret Hodgson (born 21 March 1950) is an English musician, singer and songwriter, best known as the former co-frontman and founder member of progressive rock band Supertramp.

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Saint Petersburg

Saint Petersburg (p) is Russia's second-largest city after Moscow, with 5 million inhabitants in 2012, part of the Saint Petersburg agglomeration with a population of 6.2 million (2015).

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Say Goodbye to Hollywood

"Say Goodbye to Hollywood" is a song written and performed by Billy Joel, first released in 1976 on his album Turnstiles.

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Session musician

Session musicians, studio musicians, or backing musicians are musicians hired to perform in recording sessions or live performances.

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Songs from the West Coast

Songs from the West Coast is the twenty-sixth studio album by British singer-songwriter Elton John, released worldwide on 1 October 2001.

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is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan, Minato, Tokyo.

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The Big Three (English band)

The Big Three were a Merseybeat group from Liverpool.

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The Captain & the Kid

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The Fox (Elton John album)

The Fox, released in 1981, is the fifteenth official album release for Elton John.

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The Road to El Dorado

The Road to El Dorado is a 2000 American animated adventure musical fantasy comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation.

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The Rocket Record Company

The Rocket Record Company was a record label founded by Elton John, along with Bernie Taupin, Gus Dudgeon, Steve Brown and others, in 1973.

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The Spencer Davis Group

The Spencer Davis Group are a British beat and R&B band formed in Birmingham in 1963, by Spencer Davis with Steve Winwood and his brother, Muff Winwood.

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Today (U.S. TV program)

Today, also called The Today Show, is an American news and talk morning television show that airs on NBC.

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Too Low for Zero

Too Low for Zero (stylized as 2 ↓ 4 0), released in 1983, is the seventeenth official album release by Elton John.

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Top 40

In the music industry, the top 40 is the current, 40 most-popular songs in a particular genre.

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Trio (music)

In music, a trio (an Italian word) is a method of instrumentation or vocalization by three different sounds or voices to make a melodious music or song.

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Troubadour (West Hollywood, California)

The Troubadour is a nightclub located in West Hollywood, California, United States, at 9081 Santa Monica Boulevard just east of Doheny Drive and the border of Beverly Hills.

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Uni Records

Uni Records (short for the label's legal name Universal City Records and rendered as UNI) was a record label owned by MCA Inc..

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Uriah Heep (band)

Uriah Heep are an English rock band formed in London in 1969.

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Vic Firth

Everett Joseph "Vic" Firth (June 2, 1930 – July 26, 2015) was an American musician and the founder of Vic Firth Company (formerly Vic Firth, Inc.), a company that makes percussion sticks and mallets.

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Wallasey is a town within the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, in Merseyside, England, on the mouth of the River Mersey, at the northeastern corner of the Wirral Peninsula.

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Wonderful Crazy Night

Wonderful Crazy Night is the thirtieth studio album by British singer-songwriter Elton John.

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...Very 'Eavy ...Very 'Umble

...Very 'Eavy...Very 'Umble is the debut studio album by British rock band Uriah Heep, released on 13 June 1970 by Vertigo Records in the UK.

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21 at 33

21 at 33, released May 1980, is an album by Elton John.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nigel_Olsson

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