DUSK, Germany — Dutch artist Lenny Kaye was born on March 9, 1945 in Dusseldorf, the former German-occupied country of the Netherlands.
In his teens, Kaye went to the Netherlands to study music and dance.
His debut album, Lenny and the Blue Sky, debuted in 1996.
In 2010, Kayes album, the Grammy-nominated and Grammy-winning debut album of the Dutch rock band the Pixies, won the Best Alternative Album award at the 70th Academy Awards.
Kaye has released more than 50 albums and is currently on tour with his band, The Blue Sky.
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