Stephen Stills


Stephen Arthur Stills is an American guitarist and singer/songwriter best known for his work with Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills & Nash (and Young). He has performed on a professional level in several other bands as well as maintaining a solo career at the same time. Stills was ranked #28 in Rolling Stone Magazine's 2003 list of "The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time".… Read More

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1945 Birth Born on January 3, 1945.


1964 19 Years Old This group did some touring in the Catskills and in the South, released one album in 1964, then broke up in 1965. … Read More


1966 21 Years Old In 1966 he convinced a reluctant Richie Furay, then living in Massachusetts, to move with him to California. … Read More
…  A Stills song off the Springfield debut, "Sit Down, I Think I Love You," was a minor hit for The Mojo Men in 1967.
1969 - 1970 2 More Events
1971 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1971, Stills played guitar for the Bill Withers album, Just as I Am, including the Grammy-winning song, "Ain't No Sunshine".
1974 29 Years Old After the CSNY reunion tour in 1974, he signed to Columbia Records for three albums: Stills in 1975; Illegal Stills in 1976; and Thoroughfare Gap in 1978.


1976 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1976, Stills attempted a reunion with Neil Young. … Read More
1979 34 Years Old In 1979 he traveled to Havana, Cuba, to participate in the Havana Jam festival that took place between March 2–4, alongside Weather Report, the Trio of Doom, Fania All-Stars, Billy Swan, Bonnie Bramlett, Mike Finnigan, Kris Kristofferson, Rita Coolidge and Billy Joel, plus an array of Cuban artists such as Irakere, with whom he toured the US after the Havana concerts. … Read More
1984 39 Years Old In 1984, Right by You would be the final Stills album to make the Billboard 200 album chart, with Stills Alone issued in 1991.


1988 43 Years Old During a Manassas tour in France, Stills met and married his first wife singer-songwriter Véronique Sanson. Stills has since divorced and remarried twice. In 1988, he married Thai model Pamela Anne Jordan, with whom he had a daughter, Eleanor.


1996 51 Years Old His third wife is Kristen Hathaway (Kristen Stills) whom he married in 1996.
1997 52 Years Old In 1997, Stills became the first person to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice in the same night for his work with CSN and the Buffalo Springfield. … Read More


2005 60 Years Old 2005 saw Stills release Man Alive!, his first solo offering in 14 years. … Read More
2006 61 Years Old Throughout 2006 and 2007, Stills toured regularly as a solo artist with "The Quartet", which consisted of drummer Joe Vitale, either Mike Finnigan or session player Todd Caldwell on keyboards, and either Kevin McCormick or Kenny Pasarelli on bass.
2007 62 Years Old 1 More Event
On May 28, 2007, Stills sang the National Anthem for Game 1 of the 2007 Stanley Cup Finals between the Anaheim Ducks and Ottawa Senators in Anaheim, California.
2008 63 Years Old 1 More Event
Stills said later in January 2008 that he had come through the operation with "flying colors."
2011 66 Years Old In 2011, Stills contributed a song, "Low Barefoot Tolerance," to the soundtrack of a documentary produced by J. Ralph, Wretches & Jabberers.
2013 68 Years Old On August 27, 2013, Stephen Stills released the album, Can't Get Enough with Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Barry Goldberg as the blues band The Rides. … Read More
2014 69 Years Old On August 12, 2014, Watsky released the album "All You Can Do", featuring a song with Stills, "Cannonball".
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