John Roy Anderson (born 25 October 1944), known professionally as Jon Anderson, is an English singer and songwriter, best known as the lead singer of the progressive rock band Yes, which he co-founded in 1968 with bassist Chris Squire. He was a member of the band across three tenures between 1968 and 2008. Anderson is a current member of Yes Featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman.

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • John Roy Anderson (born 25 October 1944), known professionally as Jon Anderson, is an English singer and songwriter, best known as the lead singer of the progressive rock band Yes, which he co-founded in 1968 with bassist Chris Squire. He was a member of the band across three tenures between 1968 and 2008. Anderson is a current member of Yes Featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman. Anderson is also noted for his solo career and collaborations with other artists, including Vangelis as Jon and Vangelis, Roine Stolt as Anderson/Stolt, and Jean-Luc Ponty as AndersonPonty Band. He has also appeared on albums by King Crimson, Tangerine Dream, Iron Butterfly, Battles and Mike Oldfield. Anderson released his first solo album, Olias of Sunhillow, in 1976, while still a member of Yes, and subsequently released 13 more albums as a solo artist. Anderson became an American citizen in 2009. In 2017, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Yes. (en)
dbo:activeYearsStartYear
  • 1963-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:background
  • solo_singer
dbo:birthDate
  • 1944-10-25 (xsd:date)
dbo:birthPlace
dbo:thumbnail
dbo:wikiPageEditLink
dbo:wikiPageExternalLink
dbo:wikiPageExtracted
  • 2019-10-19 19:49:48Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageHistoryLink
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 148461 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageLength
  • 52806 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageModified
  • 2019-10-19 19:49:35Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageOutDegree
  • 288 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 922074088 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionLink
dbp:wikiPageUsesTemplate
dbp:wordnet_type
dct:subject
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • John Roy Anderson (born 25 October 1944), known professionally as Jon Anderson, is an English singer and songwriter, best known as the lead singer of the progressive rock band Yes, which he co-founded in 1968 with bassist Chris Squire. He was a member of the band across three tenures between 1968 and 2008. Anderson is a current member of Yes Featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman. (en)
rdfs:label
  • Jon Anderson (en)
owl:sameAs
foaf:depiction
foaf:gender
  • male (en)
foaf:givenName
  • John Roy Anderson (en)
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Jon Anderson (en)
is dbo:artist of
is dbo:associatedBand of
is dbo:associatedMusicalArtist of
is dbo:bandMember of
is dbo:composer of
is dbo:formerBandMember of
is dbo:producer of
is dbo:recordLabel of
is dbo:starring of
is dbo:wikiPageDisambiguates of
is dbo:writer of
is dbp:allLyrics of
is dbp:artist of
is dbp:writer of
is owl:differentFrom of
is foaf:primaryTopic of