Crosby Stills Nash And Young
Citizenship : United States
The quartet was formed in the United States in 1968. Its founders -David Crosby (David Van Kourtlend, p August 14, 1941, Los Angeles,. Guitar, vocals), Stephen Stillz (born January 3, 1945, Dallas,. Guitar, keyboards, bass, vocals) , Graham Nash (p 12 sentyabrya1942,. Blackpool, England ; guitar, keyboards, vocals) and Neil Young (born November 12, 1945, Toronto, Canada ;. guitar, vocals).
The charming harmony of the group,gorgeous guitar solo passages made "Crosby, Stills, Nash And Young" one of the first supergroups in rock history. In the beginning it was nevertheless a trio that included Texan Stills, who played previously in "Buffalo Springfield", the Englishman, Nash - one of the legendary leaders of the "Hollies", as well as the Californian Crosby of not less than the legendary "Byrds".Trinity met in 1968 and started the rehearsals. In his first papers musicians have focused on the acoustic sound.
Due to old acquaintances Stillza team managed to conclude a contract quickly with "Atlantic Records". Recorded in the Californian studio debut album "Crosby,Stills and Nash " has sold more than three million copies of the plate was also accompanied by two hit singles -." Marrakesh Express " by Nash and " Judy Blue Eyes " from Stillza.
Crosby, Stills, Nash and YoungPrishlo time the band went on an international tour and then president of the "Atlantic Records" Ahmet Ertegun insistedto a part of the team went Stillza former colleague on "Buffalo Springfield" Neil Young. The second large-scale performance "Crosby, Stills, Nash And Young" took place in August 1969 at the legendary Woodstock festival. The single quartet "Woodstock", released shortly after the event took the US number 11 place. Shortly after it appeared the first LP the group, "Deja Vu". This album is very accurately reflected the hippie era, and at that time was wildly popular. The album topped the US charts, and in England came in the top five. A particular success enjoyed singles "Teach Your Children" and "Almost Cut My Hair".In fact, everything was not so smooth: more and more increasing between Young and Stillzom friction began, over time, resulting in the band broke up.
In 1971 he released a double live album "Four Way Street", which was mixed by Nash. The album, which sold these great edition, once again topped the charts of America ,and finished fifth in England. At this point, all former members of "Crosby, Stills, Nash And Young" began a solo career. Stillz had good success with the single "Love The One You`re With" but its further work proceeded not as successful as in the beginning.
Crosby, Stills,Nash and YoungKrosbi and Nash with his solo hit in shtatovskih in the UK Top 20. In 1972, they recorded a joint album, which is also a success, and in 1973 to prisoeinilis Young solo tour. As a result, "Crosby, Stills, Nash And Young" reunited as a concert artist. But,briefly : the newly emerged disagreement between the parties led to the disintegration of the next quartet and plan studiynik album was never released. In order not to disappoint the fans again strongly podsuetilsya Nash, produced a collection of "So Far", released in 1974. Until the late seventies, the participants "Crosby, Stills,Nash And Young " came together in various combinations with each other, a little recorded and then ran again. Stillz and Young released a very strong drive in 1976. " Long May You Run ", which has a circulation exceeded half a million copies, and Crosby and Nash recorded a couple discs, but not as commercially successful, and in 1977-m again agreed with Stillzom. After a long break, "Crosby, Stills, Nash And Young" have come together at the festival "Live Aid".
Once again, the quartet converged at a ceremony celebrating the fortieth anniversary of the "Atlantic Records" in 1988. Released after this event, the album "The American Dream" was met with a very warm, but the band broke up again. Nevertheless, the legendary quartet once again gathered together and held a very successful tour of America in 2000 and 2002, respectively.