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Rock and pop musicians


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Adele

Adele

1988-
Singer and songwriter
Sitter in 1 portrait
Damon Albarn

Damon Albarn

1968-
Musician, singer and songwriter for 'Blur' and co-founder of 'Gorillaz'
Sitter in 5 portraits
Viv Albertine

Viv Albertine

1955-
Musician; guitarist for the band The Slits
Sitter in 1 portrait
Lily Allen

Lily Allen

1985-
Singer and songwriter
Sitter in 2 portraits
Marc Almond

Marc Almond

1957-
Musician, singer and songwriter for 'Soft Cell'
Sitter in 3 portraits
Adam Ant

Adam Ant

1954-
Musician and singer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ari-Up

Ari-Up

1962-2010
Singer; member of The Slits
Sitter in 4 portraits
Joan Armatrading

Joan Armatrading

1950-
Singer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Richard Ashcroft

Richard Ashcroft

1971-
Musician; singer and guitarist for The Verve
Sitter in 1 portrait
Joan Baez

Joan Baez

1941-
Singer, songwriter, musician and activist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ginger Baker

Ginger Baker

1939-2019
Musician; drummer for Cream
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gary Barlow

Gary Barlow

1971-
Musician, producer, singer and songwriter for 'Take That'
Sitter in 1 portrait
Roger Keith ('Syd') Barrett

Roger Keith ('Syd') Barrett

1946-2006
Musician; member of Pink Floyd; artist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Shirley Bassey

Shirley Bassey

1937-
Singer
Sitter in 22 portraits
Jeff Beck

Jeff Beck

1944-
Guitarist; member of The Yardbirds
Sitter in 3 portraits
Victoria Beckham

Victoria Beckham

1975-
Singer; fashion designer; member of Spice Girls
Sitter in 6 portraits
Pete Best

Pete Best

1941-
Musician; drummer for The Beatles
Sitter in 3 portraits
Acker Bilk

Acker Bilk

1929-2014
Clarinettist and vocalist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Björk

Björk

1965-
Singer and songwriter
Sitter in 2 portraits
Cilla Black

Cilla Black

1943-2015
Television presenter and singer
Sitter in 13 portraits

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