George Benson  American Musician

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Johnnie and George Benson were married.

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George Benson is a 73 year old American Musician. Born on 22nd March, 1943 in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania and educated at Connelly High School, he is famous for Recording This Masquerade in a career that spans 1954 (as little George Benson) 1963–present. His zodiac sign is Aries.

George Benson is a member of the following lists: American male composers, Singers from Pennsylvania and Musicians from Phoenix, Arizona.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
George Benson73 AriesMusician
American
Johnnie-
American

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The New Mike Hammer1984Sweet Billy Marvel, George LangdonTV Show
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band1978Our Guests at HeartlandMovie

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omarsclubFeb 16, 2011

what a legend awesome live too


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    George Benson (born March 22, 1943) is an American musician, guitarist and singer-songwriter. He began his professional career at twenty-one, as a jazz guitarist. Benson uses a rest-stroke picking technique similar to that of gypsy jazz players such ...

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    First Name George
    Last Name Benson
    Age 73 years
    Birthday 22nd March, 1943
    Birthplace Pittsburg, Pennsylvania
    Eye Color Brown - Dark
    Hair Color Black
    Zodiac Sign Aries
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity Black
    Nationality American
    High School Connelly High School
    Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist
    Occupation Musician
    Claim to Fame Recording This Masquerade
    Music Genre (Text) Jazz, funk, rhythm and blues, soul
    Music Genre Jazz
    Year(s) Active 1954 (as little George Benson) 1963–present, 1954 (as little George Benson), 1963–present
    Music Style Hard Bop, Jazz-Pop, Contemporary Jazz, Crossover Jazz, Smooth Jazz, Fusion, Jazz Instrument, Guitar Jazz, Quiet Storm, R&B
    Music Mood Soothing, Elegant, Sophisticated, Intimate, Laid-Back/Mellow, Refined/Mannered, Stylish, Amiable/Good-Natured, Gentle, Reserved, Earthy, Rollicking, Playful, Energetic, Romantic
    Instrument Vocals, Guitar
    Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar, archtop guitar
    Record Label Prestige Records (1964–65), Columbia Records (1966–67), Verve Records (1968), A&M Records (1968–70), CTI Records (1971–76), Warner Bros. Records (1976–94), GRP Records (1995–2005), Concord Records (2006–present)
    Associated Acts Jack McDuff, Earl Klugh, Al Jarreau, Joe Farrell, Count Basie Orchestra, McCoy Tyner, Joe Sample, Fuse One, Wes Montgomery, Django Reinhardt, Charlie Christian
    Official Websites georgebenson.com, http://georgebenson.com
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