Jake E. Lee (born February 15, 1957) is an American guitarist signed to Shrapnel Records. He played in the Ozzy Osbourne band during the mid-1980s, and later in Badlands with Ray Gillen. He formed the band Red Dragon Cartel in 2013. Their eponymous first album was released in February 2014 and entered at #69 on Billboard's Album Charts. He has also recorded solo works in his own name, examples being instrumental album A Fine Pink Mist (1996, Pony Canyon Records) and covers album Retraced (2005, Shrapnel).