Leonard Nimoy: 8 Great Musical Moments

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Leonard Nemoy photographed on May 5, 1976.

Beloved Star Trek star Leonard Nimoy died Friday at age 83 in his Los Angeles home. 

Leonard Nimoy, Spock From 'Star Trek,' Dead at 83

While best known as Mr. Spock in Star Trek, Nimoy was also a musician, releasing a few albums in the late '60s/early '70s, as well as a few spoken word albums some time later.

Below, check out a few of his musical highlights, both originals and covers, from the early Leonard Nimoy Presents Mr. Spock's Music From Outer Space to a later-in-life appearance in an alternate version of Bruno Mars' "The Lazy Song."

1. "I Walk The Line"


2. "The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins"

3. "Highly Illogical"

4. "If I Had A Hammer"

5. "Ruby, Don't Take Your Love to Town"

6. "Proud Mary"

7. "Nature Boy"

8. "The Lazy Song" cameo