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Billy Connolly

Billy Connolly

BAFTA and CBE-awarded Scottish comedian, musician, presenter and actor, AKA "The Big Yin".

Active since the mid-'60s, his early days involved being in the folk duo, The Humblebums, only to be replaced by the late Gerry Rafferty.

In the '70s/'80s he scored a couple of hits with "DIVORCE", "No Chance" and "In The Brownies", as well as a string of comedy albums such as "Cop Yer Whack For This", "Billy and Albert" and "Get Right Intae Him".

In more recent years, he has presented various travel-shows, involving him riding an easy-rider across numerous continents.

He announced his retirement from live performances in 2018.

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