ELP were formed in 1970 in Bournemouth, Dorset, England. At the time:
Keith Emerson had made a name for himself as the leader of The Nice. He died on 11 March 2016 in Santa Monica, California, of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
Greg Lake was on the original King Crimson release. Lake died in London on 7 December 2016, at the age of 69, after suffering from cancer.
Carl Palmer had been with the band Atomic Rooster. He went on to become a member of the super-group Asia.
ELP disbanded in December 1978.