Band Or Solo Artist?: Both
Band Name(s): The Velvet Underground & Nico
Greatest Hit: "I'll Be Your Mirror" (1966)
Nico was the glamor girl coming up in the 1960s. When she wasn't busy hanging out with Andy Warhol and other socialites, Nico dabbled in her many interests, including acting, singing, and modeling. She recorded her first song in 1965 after meeting Rolling Stones guitarist Brian Jones ,and her career as a solo vocalist took off from there. In 1967, she began working with The Velvet Underground, eventually recording one of the most influential rock albums of all time, The Velvet Underground & Nico.