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Rock and pop musicians


585 People in group

Walford ('Poko') Tyson

Walford ('Poko') Tyson

active mid-late 20th century
Singer; musician; lead vocalist for Misty in Roots
Sitter in 1 portrait
Midge Ure

Midge Ure

1953-
Singer and musician; member of Slik, Thin Lizzy, Visage, Ultra Vox and The Rich Kids
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ricky Valance

Ricky Valance

1939-2020
Singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hilton Valentine

Hilton Valentine

1943-2021
Musician; guitarist for The Animals
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sid Vicious

Sid Vicious

1957-1979
Musician; bassist for Sex Pistols
Sitter in 2 portraits
Mickey Virtue

Mickey Virtue

1957-
Musician; keyboardist of UB40
Sitter in 1 portrait
Martha Wainwright

Martha Wainwright

1976-
Singer and songwriter; sister of Rufus Wainwright
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gary Walker

Gary Walker

1942-
Musician; drummer and vocalist for The Walker Brothers
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Walker (John Joseph Maus)

John Walker (John Joseph Maus)

1943-2011
Singer, songwriter and guitarist; founding member of The Walker Brothers
Sitter in 2 portraits
Scott Walker

Scott Walker

1943-2019
Singer and songwriter
Sitter in 7 portraits
Gordon Trueman Riviere Waller

Gordon Trueman Riviere Waller

1945-2009
Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Kimberley Walsh

Kimberley Walsh

1981-
Singer; member of Girls Aloud
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Walters

John Walters

1939-2001
Radio producer and presenter; Musician
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Roger Waters

Roger Waters

1943-
Musician, singer and songwriter for 'Pink Floyd'
Sitter in 3 portraits
Jody Watley

Jody Watley

1959-
Singer, songwriter and producer, founder of Aviton Records
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charlie Watts

Charlie Watts

1941-2021
Drummer for the Rolling Stones
Sitter in 38 portraits
Carl Wayne

Carl Wayne

1943-2004
Singer and actor; vocalist for The Move
Sitter in 2 portraits
Bruce Welch

Bruce Welch

1941-
Guitarist; member of The Shadows
Sitter in 9 portraits
Florence Welch

Florence Welch

1986-
Musician, singer, songwriter and producer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Paul Weller

Paul Weller

1958-
Musician, songwriter and member of 'The Jam' and 'The Style Council'
Sitter in 5 portraits

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