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Rock and pop musicians


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Brian Bennett

Brian Bennett

1940-
Drummer, pianist, composer and music producer; member of The Shadows
Sitter in 3 portraits
Pauline ('Spyder') Bennett

Pauline ('Spyder') Bennett

1948-
Singer; member of The Paper Dolls
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Guy Berryman

Guy Berryman

1978-
Musician; bassist for Coldplay
Sitter in 1 portrait
Pete Best

Pete Best

1941-
Musician; drummer for The Beatles
Sitter in 3 portraits
Beverley ('Bev') Bevan

Beverley ('Bev') Bevan

1944-
Musician; drummer for The Move and Electric Light Orchestra (ELO)
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
Alan David Blakely

Alan David Blakely

1942-1996
Musician, keyboardist for 'The Tremeloes'
Sitter in 1 portrait
Alan Blakley

Alan Blakley

1942-1996
Musician; record producer and guitarist for The Tremeloes
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
Melanie Blatt

Melanie Blatt

1975-
Singer; member of All Saints
Sitter in 1 portrait
Colin Edward Michael Blunstone

Colin Edward Michael Blunstone

1945-
Singer; member of The Zombies
Sitter in 1 portrait
Marc Bolan

Marc Bolan

1947-1977
Musician, singer, songwriter and founding member of T. Rex
Sitter in 4 portraits
Bono

Bono

1960-
Musician; singer for U2
Sitter in 1 portrait
David Bowie

David Bowie

1947-2016
Singer, songwriter, performer and actor
Sitter in 19 portraits
John Bradbury

John Bradbury

1953-2015
Musician; drummer and record producer; member of The Specials
Sitter in 1 portrait
Billy Bragg

Billy Bragg

1957-
Singer and songwriter
Sitter in 1 portrait
Les Braid

Les Braid

1937-2005
Musician; member of The Swinging Blue Jeans
Sitter in 1 portrait
Rex Brayley

Rex Brayley

1948-
Musician; guitarist for The Love Affair
Sitter in 1 portrait
Peter Briquette

Peter Briquette

1954-
Musician; member of The Boomtown Rats
Sitter in 1 portrait

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