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Harry Edward Nilsson III (June 15, 1941 - January 15, 1994), who sometimes went by the stage name Nilsson, was an American songwriter who achieved the peak of his commercial success as a singer in the mid 1970s. On all but his earliest recordings, he is credited as 'Nilsson' and is known for the hit singles "Without You", "I Guess The Lord Must Be In New York City", "Everybody's Talkin'," "Coconut" and "Jump into the Fire". Nilsson's songs 'One' and 'Cuddly Toy' have been covered by artists including the Monkees, Three Dog Night and Aimee Mann. He was awarded Grammy Awards for two of his recordings.
Birth name: Harry Edward Nilsson III
Also known as: Nilsson
Born June 15, 1941, Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died January 15, 1994 (aged 52), Agoura Hills, California, United States
Genres: Rock; Pop; Rock and Roll
Instruments: Piano, vocals, keyboards, guitar, harmonica
Years active: 1958 - 1994
Recording labels: Tower Records; RCA Victor; Mercury Recordshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wik...http://www.allstarpics.net/...