Richard William Wright was an English pianist, keyboardist and songwriter, best known for his career with Pink Floyd. Wright's richly textured keyboard layers were a vital ingredient and a distinctive characteristic of Pink Floyd's sound. Wright frequently sang background and occasionally lead vocals on stage and in the studio with Pink Floyd . Though not as prolific a songwriter as his bandmates Roger Waters and David Gilmour, he wrote significant parts of the music for classic albums such as Meddle, The Dark Side of the Moon and Wish You Were Here, as well as for Pink Floyd's final studio...
|Birthdate:||July 28, 1943|
|Date of death:||September 15, 2008|
|Education:||Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School, University of Westminster|
|Also known as:||Rick Wright, Wright, Rick, Wright, Richard|