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

This list includes Eric Clapton, Paul Weller and more items.

This list answers the questions, "What guitar players are from Surrey?" and "Who are famous Surrey guitarists?"
Eric Clapton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Guitarists from Surrey
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Eric Patrick Clapton, CBE, is an English musician, singer-songwriter and guitarist. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as a member of the Yardbirds and Cream. Clapton has been referred to as one of the most important and ...more

Nationality: England

Birthplace: South East England, Surrey, Borough of Guildford, Eurasia, United Kingdom, + more

Guitars Played: Gibson SG, C. F. Martin & Company, Fender Stratocaster

Also Ranked

#53 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#29 on The Best Rock Vocalists

#77 on The Best Singers of All Time

#25 on The Greatest Classic Rock Bands

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Paul Weller is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Guitarists from Surrey
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Paul Weller is a film score composer. ...more

Nationality: England

Birthplace: United Kingdom

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Roger Waters is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Guitarists from Surrey
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George Roger Waters is an English musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer. In 1965, he co-founded the progressive rock band Pink Floyd with drummer Nick Mason, keyboardist Richard Wright and guitarist, singer, and songwriter Syd Barrett. Waters initially served as the ...more

Nationality: England

Birthplace: Eurasia, Great Bookham, United Kingdom

Also Ranked

#50 on The Best Rock Vocalists

#13 on The Greatest Living Rock Songwriters

#30 on The Best Frontmen in Rock

#97 on The (Male) Singer You Most Wish You Could Sound Like

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Steven Wilson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Guitarists from Surrey
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Steven Wilson is a surround mix engineer, surround mastering engineer and a surround producer. ...more

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

Birthplace: Kingston upon Thames, England, London

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