Awards & Winners


Date of Birth 16-October-1938
Place of Birth Cologne
(Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia, Cologne)
Nationality Germany
Also know as Christa Paffgen, Christa Päffgen, Nico (muusikko), Nico, Nico (cantante), Nico (Christa Päffgen), Christa Päffgen, Nicol, Krista Nico, Nico Otzak, Krista Päffgen, Christa Päffgen
Profession Model, Actor, Lyricist, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Film Score Composer, Composer
Nico was a German singer-songwriter, lyricist, composer, musician, fashion model, and actress, who initially rose to fame as a Warhol Superstar in the 1960s. She is known for both her vocal collaboration on The Velvet Underground's debut album, The Velvet Underground & Nico, and her work as a solo artist from the late 1960s through the 1980s. She also had roles in several films, including Federico Fellini's La Dolce Vita and Andy Warhol's Chelsea Girls, as herself. Nico died in July 1988, as a result of a heart attack while vacationing on Ibiza in the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Spain with her son.

Awards by Nico

Check all the awards nominated and won by Nico.


Grammy Hall of Fame Award
Honored for : The Velvet Underground & Nico