Nico

Nico

 

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Christa Päffgen (16 October 1938 – 18 July 1988),[1][2] better known by her stage name Nico, was a German singer-songwriter, lyricist, composer, musician, fashion model, and actress who became famous as a Warhol superstar in the 1960s.

She is known for her vocals on the Velvet Underground's debut album, The Velvet Underground & Nico (1967), and her work as a solo artist. She also had roles in several films, including Federico Fellini's La Dolce Vita (1960) and Andy Warhol's Chelsea Girls (1966).

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Highlights10

Reason
Song
Reason is a song by musical artist Nico, released on August 16, 2017.
Love Unconditional
Song
Love Unconditional is a song by musical artist Nico, released on January 25, 2017.
 
The Velvet Underground
 
Chelsea Girls
 
Chelsea Girls is a 1966 experimental underground film directed by Andy Warhol and Paul Morrissey.

Photos - Nico1000

Popular Albums20

Album Appearances & References27

Popular Songs5

Song Appearances & References10

Popular Live Albums2

Musical Groups2

Films1

Minor Film Appearances & References8

TV Shows1

Poetry Appearances & References1

Collaborators & Influencers17

Other Music-Related Relationships17

Other Film-Related Relationships4

Personal & Professional Relationships3

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Spotify - Albums & Singles73

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles8

Rogue Sector 'Spare the Words' Ft. Nico video premiere
  –  October 13, 2017
Music-News.com is proud to host the exclusive world video premiere of Rogue Sector 'Spare the Words' Ft. Nico. Electronic outfit Rogue Sector ... The Ministry Of Love, with singer Ellie Jones.
‘Nico, 1988’: Film Review | Venice 2017
  –  August 30, 2017
Trine Dyrholm ('Love Is All You Need,' 'The Commune') embodies the talented and tragic Warholian superstar and Velvet Underground singer ... an engaging music track that should pull in rockers from multiple age groups, both those who know Nico’s story ...
‘Nico, 1988’ Director Susanna Nicchiarelli on What Drew Her to Velvet Underground Film
  –  August 30, 2017
Nicchiarelli spoke to Variety about her film, which opens the Venice Horizons section. What drew you to the project? Nico’s music, more than anything else ... with Domenico Petrosino, an Italian singer who was a good friend of Nico at the time and ...
'I can almost feel Nico telling me to meet somebody': Mother who lost TV boss husband, eight-year-old girl and her leg in speed boat accident reveals she's found courage to ...
  –  October 8, 2017
He was the complete opposite to Nico — a gentle musician, not a corporate media business guy.’ The music teacher started staying for ‘chats’ after the lessons . . .then a cup of tea . . .then a glass of rose. ‘Things progressed,’ says Victoria.
Meet the actress playing Nico in her final few years of life
  –  October 16, 2017
Warhol once said that Nico “became a fat junkie and disappeared”, but this is as untrue as it is insulting. While not commercially successful, the music Nico made “was by far one of the most interesting, uncompromising productions of the period ...
LFF 2017: Nico, 1988 Review
  –  October 13, 2017
and ensure her music reaches the audiences it deserves to. Along the way she has to grapple with her own addictions and inner demons, all the while compelled to reconnect with her long lost son Ari (Sandor Funtek). We adopt the perspective of Nico ...
Rogue Sector 'Spare the Words' Ft. Nico video premiere
  –  October 13, 2017
Music-News.com is proud to host the exclusive world video premiere of Rogue Sector 'Spare the Words' Ft. Nico. Electronic outfit Rogue Sector’s debut single, Spare The Words, is a beyond-the-grave collaboration with Nico and the accompanying video ...
'I can almost feel Nico telling me to meet somebody': Mother who lost her TV boss husband, eight-year-old daughter and her leg in speed boat accident reveals she's found ...
  –  October 8, 2017
He was the complete opposite to Nico — a gentle musician, not a corporate media business guy.’ The music teacher started staying for ‘chats’ after the lessons . . .then a cup of tea . . .then a glass of rose. ‘Things progressed,’ says Victoria.

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