Nicolette Larson was a noted session singer having supported such artists as Van Halen, Linda Ronstadt, and Neil Young. It was a Neil Young song that brought her solo success.
She turned his “Lotta Love” into a pop classic. It reached number eight on the BILLBOARD MAGAZINE Pop Singles Chart and number one on the Adult Contemporary Chart.
She placed three more songs on the Singles Chart and continued her session work. She would pass away from a cerebral edema at the age of 45.