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Famous Guitar Players from England

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List of the most popular, renowned or famous guitar players from England. List includes the most notable guitarists from England, along with photos when available. This list of English guitar players is alphabetical, but can be sorted by any column and answers the question "what famous guitar players are from England?". You can click on the names of the famous guitarists of England in order to get more information about each one. These guitarists, like Adam Devlin and Richard Archer include images when available. You can use the guitarists in this list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your opinion, then share it with your Facebook friends, Twitter followers or with any other social networks you use on a regular basis. (311 Guitarists)
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  • Ozzy Osbourne

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceAston, United Kingdom

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  • Keith Richards

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceDartford, United Kingdom

    Keith Richards (born 18 December 1943) is an English musician, singer, and songwriter, best... more on Wikipedia

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  • David Bowie

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    BirthplaceBrixton, London, United Kingdom

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  • Eric Clapton

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceRipley, England

    Eric Patrick Clapton, (born 30 March 1945) is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer,... more on WikipediaSpotify buy button

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  • Phil Collins

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    BirthplaceHounslow, London, England

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  • Jimmy Page

    Jimmy Page

    Age: 75

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceHeston, London, United Kingdom

    James Patrick Page (born 9 January 1944) is an English musician, songwriter, and record... more on Wikipedia

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  • David Gilmour

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    BirthplaceGrantchester, United Kingdom

    David Jon Gilmour ( GHIL-mor; born 6 March 1946) is an English multi-instrumentalist, singer... more on Wikipedia
  • Rod Stewart

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceHighgate, London, United Kingdom

    Sir Roderick David Stewart, (born 10 January 1945) is a British rock singer and songwriter.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Pete Townshend

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    BirthplaceChiswick, London, England

    Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend (born 19 May 1945) is an English multi-instrumentalist,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Dido

    Dido

    Age: 48

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceEngland, Kensington, London

    Dido Florian Cloud de Bounevialle O'Malley Armstrong (born 25 December 1971), known... more on Wikipedia
  • Roger Daltrey

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    BirthplaceHammersmith, London, United Kingdom

    Roger Harry Daltrey (born 1 March 1944) is an English singer and actor. He is a founder,... more on Wikipedia
  • Jeff Beck

    Jeff Beck

    Age: 75

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceWallington, London, London, United Kingdom

    Geoffrey Arnold Beck (born 24 June 1944) is an English rock guitarist. He is one of the three... more on Wikipedia

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  • Billy Idol

    Billy Idol

    Age: 64

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    BirthplaceStanmore, United Kingdom

    William Michael Albert Broad (born 30 November 1955), known professionally as Billy Idol, is... more on WikipediaSpotify buy button
  • Brian May

    Brian May

    Age: 72

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Brian Harold May, (born 19 July 1947) is an English musician, singer, songwriter and... more on Wikipedia
  • Elvis Costello

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    BirthplacePaddington, London, United Kingdom

    Declan Patrick MacManus, OBE (born 25 August 1954), better known by his stage name Elvis... more on Wikipedia

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  • PJ Harvey

    PJ Harvey

    Age: 50

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceBridport, England

    Polly Jean Harvey (born 9 October 1969) is an English musician, singer-songwriter, writer,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Pete Doherty

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceHexham, United Kingdom

    Peter Doherty (born 12 March 1979) is an English musician, songwriter, actor, poet, writer,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Ray Davies

    Ray Davies

    Age: 75

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceFortis Green, London, United Kingdom

    Sir Raymond Douglas Davies, ( DAY-viz; born 21 June 1944) is an English singer, songwriter... more on Wikipedia
  • Bruce Dickinson

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceWorksop, United Kingdom

    Paul Bruce Dickinson (born 7 August 1958) is an English singer, songwriter, musician, airline... more on Wikipedia
  • Ritchie Blackmore

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    BirthplaceWeston-super-Mare, United Kingdom

    Richard Hugh Blackmore (born 14 April 1945) is an English guitarist and songwriter. He was one... more on Wikipedia

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  • Mark Knopfler

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    BirthplaceGlasgow, United Kingdom

    Mark Freuder Knopfler ( NOP-flər; born 12 August 1949) is a British singer-songwriter,... more on Wikipedia
  • John Lennon

    John Lennon

    Dec. at 40 (1940-1980)

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom

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  • George Harrison

    George Harrison

    Dec. at 58 (1943-2001)

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, England

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom

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  • Paul McCartney

    NationalityEngland

    BirthplaceWalton, Liverpool, United Kingdom

    Sir James Paul McCartney (born 18 June 1942) is an English singer, songwriter, musician,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Nigel John Taylor

    NationalityUnited States of America, England

    BirthplaceSolihull, United Kingdom

    Nigel John Taylor (born 20 June 1960) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, producer and... more on Wikipedia