Famous Guitarists from South Carolina

List of famous guitarists born who were born in South Carolina, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Many of these guitar players from South Carolina 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 South Carolina 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 items include James Brown, Iron & Wine and more.

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

  • James Brown
    Photo: Getty Images/Stringer / Getty Images Entertainment
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Barnwell, South Carolina, United States of America
  • Hank Garland
    Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Fair use
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Spartanburg County, United States, with Territories, South Carolina, Cowpens
  • Darius Rucker
    Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domain
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America
  • Josh White
    Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domain
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: United States of America, United States, with Territories, South Carolina, Greenville