Related Information for Greg Lake Gregory Stuart "Greg" Lake (born 10 November 1947 in Poole, Dorset, England, United Kingdom) is an English musician, songwriter and producer, best known as a vocalist and bassist of King Crimson, and the bassist, guitarist, vocalist, and lyricist of Emerson, Lake & Palmer.Greg Lake came to prominence as a founding member of King Crimson. He was a school friend of guitarist Robert Fripp, who invited Lake to join the new band and take on the tasks of lead singer and bass playe.. read more