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List of famous guitarists born who were born in Asia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Many of these guitar players from Asia 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 Asia 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.

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

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Akira Takasaki is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Hillel Slovak is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Hillel Slovak Died at 26 (1962-1988)

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Nicholas Tse is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Nicholas Tse age 37

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Gene Simmons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Gene Simmons age 68

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Hiram Bullock is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Hiram Bullock Died at 53 (1955-2008)

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Joe Strummer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Joe Strummer Died at 50 (1952-2002)

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Eason Chan Yik-Shun is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Hide is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Hide Died at 34 (1964-1998)

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Yūzō Kayama is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Yūzō Kayama age 80

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Keisuke Kuwata is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Miyavi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Miyavi age 36

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Tak Matsumoto is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Tak Matsumoto age 56

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Tomoyasu Hotei is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Rolly Teranishi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Ken is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Ken age 49

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Kotaro Oshio is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Kotaro Oshio age 49

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Takayoshi Ohmura is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Lex Plotnikoff is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Hyde is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Hyde age 48

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Koichi Fukuda is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Koichi Fukuda age 42

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Inoue Kiyonobu is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Jay Chou is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Jay Chou age 38

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Armik is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Yuji Adachi is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Yuji Adachi age 53

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Keiji Haino is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Keiji Haino age 65

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Kazuhisa Uchihashi is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Sugizo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Sugizo age 48

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Naoko Yamano is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Naoko Yamano age 57

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Ichiro Ito is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Ichiro Ito age 50

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Alex De Grassi is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Hizaki is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Hizaki age 38

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Nick Drake is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Nick Drake Died at 26 (1948-1974)

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YUI is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
YUI age 30

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Aviv Geffen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Aviv Geffen age 44

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Issei Noro is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Issei Noro age 60

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Ely Buendia is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Ely Buendia age 47

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Takeshi Terauchi is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Yip Sai Wing is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Yip Sai Wing age 54

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Kaori Muraji is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Kaori Muraji age 39

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Kaoru is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Kaoru age 43

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Hisashi Imai is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Hisashi Imai age 52

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Kensuke Kita is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Kensuke Kita age 40

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June Yamagishi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Mana is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Syu is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Syu age 37

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Kourosh Yaghmaei is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Közi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Közi age 45

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Masafumi Gotoh is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia

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Joey Santiago is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
Joey Santiago age 52

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K.A.Z is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Guitarists from Asia
K.A.Z age 49