Harry Nilsson was one of the greatest songwriters of the 1970s. Moreover, he was, in my opinion, one of the finest vocalists in the last half decade of popular music. He was melodically innovative and always precise. His dynamic control and range were as impressive as any contemporary performer I can think of including John Lennon and Paul McCartney who both, incidentally, crushed on Nilsson big time.
His style and humor are displayed in this impressive bit of A/V:
Posted by Jordy