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Nick Drake (Nicholas Rodney Drake, Rangoon, Burma, June 19, 1948 - Tanworth-in-Arden, England, November 25, 1974) was an English folk singer known for his gentle, enigmatic songs and his virtuoso right-hand finger picking technique.

Although he recorded only three albums, critics and fellow musicians hold his work in very high esteem. Drake failed to find a wide audience during his lifetime, and had a strong aversion to…

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  • Love the tone of his voice.
  • Bryter Layter , omg.
  • :'-(
  • i kinda interpreted it like the pink moon is the gloom that consumed much of nick's life, and in the song pink moon he's kinda telling, or warning everyone that the gloom that eats away at him will also "get you" as well, no matter how "tall" you stand
  • The pink moon is... Nick?.
  • Whenevr I listen to Drake, I tend to wonder how great it would have been had he lived longer and recorded more material. 3 albums was just a taste of this guy's talents
  • I can't understand why "Clothes of Sand" is not one of his most played songs. It's perfect.
  • you're an angel, nick thanks for helping me in every moment of my life w/ your beautiful voice rest in peace angel a true and beautiful soul
  • His fourth album could well have been his greatest, and unlike anything he'd released before.

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