Grace Slick

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Grace Slick
Grace Slick ca. 1967.jpg
Slick circa 1967
Background information
Birth name Grace Barnett Wing
Also known as Gracie, The Acid Queen, The Chrome Nun
Born (1939-10-30) October 30, 1939 (age 78)
Highland Park, Illinois, U.S.
Genres Psychedelic rock, acid rock, hard rock, blues rock, pop
Occupations Singer-songwriter, visual artist
Instruments Vocals, keyboards
Years active 1964–1990 (music), 1998–present (visual arts)
Labels RCA
Associated acts Jefferson Airplane, Jefferson Starship, Starship, The Great Society
Website Grace Slick paintings
Grace Slick in 2008

Grace Slick (born Grace Barnett Wing; October 30, 1939) is an American singer-songwriter from Evanston, Illinois. She was the lead singer of Jefferson Airplane, Jefferson Starship and Starship.

She was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996 as a member of Jefferson Airplane.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Hinckley, David (19 January 1996). "This is Dedicated to the Women We Love..." New York Daily News. Retrieved 24 July 2016.