Nicholas Christian Hopkins was an English pianist and organist. Hopkins recorded and performed on many notable British and American pop and rock music releases from the through the including many songs by the Rolling Stones and The
Nicky Hopkins' understated, beautiful piano playing is all over some of the top classic rock songs of all time. He plays a rollicking solo on The Beatles “Revolution.” He also plays in “Sympathy for the Devil” and “Angie” by the Rolling Stones, and his artistry forms the emotional base of Joe Cocker’s hit “You Are So Beautiful.” ~ ♪
Nicky Hopkins - played on some classic songs - Crohn's sufferer since he was in his teens. Sadly passed away at the age of 50 after complications from intestinal surgery. There is a new biography out about his life.
1960's Granny Takes A Trip Stage Jacket Nicky Hopkins Estate Rolling Stones