Rick Wakeman, best known as the keyboardist for the progressive rock group Yes, was born Richard Christopher Wakeman on May 18, 1949 in Middlesex, England, to Mildred Helen and Cyril Frank Wakeman.
He joined Yes in late 1971 for work on their album Fragile, and is counted as having formally left the group and rejoined a number of times.
To date, Rick has had four wives and six children. In addition to being a family man and rock star, Rick also enjoys the credits of being a comedian and a writer.
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