Graham Nash

English musician, singer, songwriter, recording artist

Graham William Nash (born 2 February 1942 in Blackpool, England) is a English musician, singer and songwriter. He was a founding member of The Hollies, but left that band to form Crosby, Stills & Nash with David Crosby and Stephen Stills. He moved to California to be part of the new group, which Neil Young also joined later.

Graham Nash
Nash performing in 2012
Nash performing in 2012
Background information
Birth nameGraham William Nash
Born (1942-02-02) 2 February 1942 (age 79)
Blackpool, Lancashire
England, United Kingdom
OriginSalford, Lancashire, England
GenresRock and roll, pop, folk rock, soft rock
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter, activist, digital photographer
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, keyboards, harmonica, drums
Years active1958–present
LabelsEpic, Atlantic, ABC, MCA, EMI, Reprise, Artemis
Associated actsThe Hollies, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Crosby & Nash, David Gilmour, Jackson Browne

While Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young broke apart and came back together many times, Nash has almost always worked with David Crosby since the 1960s.

Nash became an American citizen in 1978. Besides music, he is also a talented photographer, and collector of photographs.