40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time Bands/Musicians

40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time

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    Jimi Hendrix is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time

    #1 on the original list
    Jimi Hendrix Blues-rock, Rock music, Experimental rock

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    Eric Clapton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time

    #3 on the original list
    Eric Clapton Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae

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    #8 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Soul blues, Rock music

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    #7 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Chicano rock, Pop music

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    Terry Kath is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time

    #115 on the original list
    Terry Kath Blues-rock, Rock music, Hard rock Very Underrated Guitarist of the band, Chicago. Jimi Hendrix once said that kath was better than himself

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    #5 on the original list
    Popular music, Pop music, Rock music

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    #14 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Jazz fusion

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    Stevie Ray Vaughan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time

    #4 on the original list
    Stevie Ray Vaughan Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock

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    #21 on the original list
    Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll

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    #16 on the original list
    Rock music, Pop rock, Merseybeat

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    Jimmy Page is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time

    #2 on the original list
    Jimmy Page Blues-rock, Folk rock, Heavy metal

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    #9 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock

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    #15 on the original list
    Pop music, Rock music, Rock and roll

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    #25 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae

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    #6 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Experimental rock

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    George Harrison is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time

    #22 on the original list
    George Harrison Pop music, Rock music, Experimental rock

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    #26 on the original list
    Rock music, Experimental rock, Heavy metal

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    #27 on the original list
    Chicago blues, Electric blues, Blues

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    #74 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Blues

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    #10 on the original list
    Rock music, Heavy metal, Pop rock

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    #69 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music

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    Prince is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time

    #37 on the original list
    Prince Hip hop music, Synthpop, New Wave

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    #92 on the original list
    Rock music, Alternative rock, Post-punk

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    #51 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul, Rock music

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    #42 on the original list
    Rock music, Experimental rock, Grunge

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    #33 on the original list
    Folk music, Jazz, Country

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  27. 27

    #187 on the original list
    Rock music, Rockabilly, Country rock

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    #12 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Heavy metal

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    Johnny Ramone is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time

    #189 on the original list
    Johnny Ramone Punk rock

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    #177 on the original list
    Rock music, Rock and roll

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    #68 on the original list
    Americana, Rock music, Latin American music

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    Billy Gibbons is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time

    #34 on the original list
    Billy Gibbons Blues-rock, Pop music, Boogie rock

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    #175 on the original list
    Psychedelic soul, Chicago soul, Rhythm and blues

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    #35 on the original list
    Americana, Electric blues, Talking blues

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    #57 on the original list
    Rock music, Acoustic music, Heavy metal

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    Steve Cropper is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 40 Greatest Guitarists of All-time

    #112 on the original list
    Steve Cropper Electric blues, Rhythm and blues, Soul music

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    #11 on the original list
    Celtic rock, Blues-rock, Rock music

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    #48 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk rock

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    #99 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk rock

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    #36 on the original list
    Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music

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