George Benson (Guitar)
Born: 22nd March 1943, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Artist's website: http://www.georgebenson.com/
George Washington Benson is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He began his professional career at the age of 19 as a jazz guitarist.
A former child prodigy, Benson first came to prominence in the 1960s, playing soul jazz with Jack McDuff and others. He then launched a successful solo career, alternating between jazz, pop, R&B singing, and scat singing. His album Breezin' was certified triple-platinum, hitting no.