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List of famous guitarists born who were born in Africa, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Many of these guitar players from Africa are legends in the music world, each with their own innovative styles of play. If you play guitar, whether acoustic or electric, then these famous Africa guitar players should be people you look up to. These are some of the best guitarists that have ever picked up the instrument, and whether they play rock, blues, metal or folk, these men and women are considered legends.

List is made up of many different items, including Freddie Mercury and Dave Matthews.

This list answers the questions, "What guitar players are from Africa?" and "Who are famous Africa guitarists?"

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Trevor Rabin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Trevor Rabin age 63

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Freddie Mercury is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Freddie Mercury Died at 45 (1946-1991)

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Dave Matthews is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Dave Matthews age 50

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Jonathan Butler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa

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Laurence Juber is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa

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Andy Powell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Andy Powell age 67

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Femi Temowo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Femi Temowo age 41

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Roland Dyens is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Roland Dyens age 62

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Baaba Maal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Baaba Maal age 64

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Marcel Dadi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Marcel Dadi Died at 45 (1951-1996)

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Louis Chedid is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Louis Chedid age 69

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Leonard Dembo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Leonard Dembo Died at 37 (1959-1996)

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Pierre Bensusan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Pierre Bensusan age 60

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Louis Bertignac is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa

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Ryan Higgins is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Ryan Higgins age 29

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Sylvain Sylvain is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa

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Daniel Owino Misiani is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Daniel Owino Misiani Died at 66 (1940-2006)

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Blondie Chaplin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa

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Boubacar Traoré is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Boubacar Traoré age 75

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Shaun Morgan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Shaun Morgan age 39

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Alexandre Lagoya is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Alexandre Lagoya Died at 70 (1929-1999)

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Mansour Seck is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Mansour Seck age 62

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Francois Luambo Makiadi is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Francois Luambo Makiadi Died at 51 (1938-1989)

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Nuno Mindelis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Nuno Mindelis age 60

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D'Gary is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
D'Gary age 56

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Kanda Bongo Man is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Kanda Bongo Man age 62

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Diblo Dibala is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Diblo Dibala age 63

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Edouard Masengo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Edouard Masengo Died at 70 (1933-2003)

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Johnny Fourie is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Johnny Fourie

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Mamdouh Bahri is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Mamdouh Bahri age 60

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Suzzana Owíyo is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Suzzana Owíyo

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Luke Hurley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Guitarists from Africa
Luke Hurley age 60