George Benson

George Benson
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George Benson  American Musician

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George Benson is a 77 year old American Musician. Born on 22nd March, 1943 in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, he is famous for Recording This Masquerade in a career that spans 1954 (as little George Benson) and 1963–present and 1954–present. His zodiac sign is Aries.

George Benson is a member of the following lists: American singer-songwriters, Columbia Records artists and Grammy Award winners.

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TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Married1 55 years, 8 months - -
Total1 55 years, 8 months - -

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First Name George
Last Name Benson
Age 77 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, 1954–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), Prestige, Columbia, Verve, A&M, CTI, Warner Bros., GRP, Concord, Mascot
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

George Benson (born March 22, 1943) is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He began his professional career at the age of 21 as a jazz guitarist. Benson uses a rest-stroke picking technique similar to that of gypsy jazz players such as Django Reinhardt.

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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
George Benson77 AriesMusician
American
Johnnie-
American

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The New Mike Hammer1984George Langdon, Sweet Billy MarvelTV Show
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band1978Our Guests at HeartlandMovie

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omarsclubomarsclubFeb 16, 2011

what a legend awesome live too


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