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Yes


Yes are an English rock band that began 1968 in London, England. Yes are known for their lengthy songs and with complex instrumentals. They also have very elaborate album art and much success with Progressive rock and other genres.

Members[]

Current members

  • Chris Squire – bass, backing vocals, various others (1968-1981, 1982-2004, 2008-present)
  • Steve Howe – guitar, backing vocals, various others (1970-1981, 1990-1992, 1995-2004, 2008-present)
  • Alan White – drums, percussion, backing vocals, various others (1972-1981, 1982-2004, 2008-present)
  • Geoff Downes – keyboards (1980-1981, 2011-present)
  • Jon Davison – lead vocals (2012-present)

Former members

  • Peter Banks – guitar, backing vocals (1968-1970)
  • Patrick Moraz – keyboards (1974-1976)
  • Trevor Horn – lead vocals (1980-1981)
  • Bill Bruford – drums, vibraphone (1968-1972, 1990-1992)
  • Trevor Rabin – guitar, backing vocals, various others (1983-1994), keyboards (1993-1994, studio only: 1983-1989)
  • Tony Kaye – keyboards (1968-1971, 1983-1994)
  • Billy Sherwood – guitar, backing vocals (1997-2000; live member: 1993-1994), studio keyboards (1997)
  • Igor Khoroshev – keyboards, backing vocals (1997-2000)
  • Jon Anderson – lead vocals, percussion, harp, guitar, various others (1968-1980, 1983-2004)
  • Rick Wakeman – keyboards, piano, hammond organ, mellotron, various others (1971-1974, 1976-1980, 1990-1992, 1995-1997, 2002-2004)
  • Oliver Wakeman – keyboards (2008-2011)
  • Benoît David – lead vocals (2008-2012)

Former session members

  • Tom Brislin – live keyboards (2001-2002

Albums[]

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