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. Popular George Benson songs. You Are The Love Of My Life.
George Benson (born March 22, 1943) is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. 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.
George Benson: American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Nothing's Gonna Change My Love for You, Humility, Give Me the Night и другие песни. Вся дискография, Радио, Концерты, рекомендации и похожие исполнители.
In 1976, George Benson appeared as a guitarist and backup vocalist on Stevie Wonder’s song Another Star from Wonder’s album Songs in the Key of Life. He also recorded the original version of The Greatest Love of All for the 1977 Muhammad Ali bio-pic, The Greatest, which was later covered by Whitney Houston as Greatest Love of All. The live take of On Broadway, recorded a few months later from the 1978 release Weekend in . He has worked with Freddie Hubbard on a number of his albums throughout the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s. The Qwest record label (a subsidiary of Warner Bros. run by Quincy Jones) released Benson’s breakthrough pop album Give Me The Night, produced by Jones. Benson made it into the pop and R&B top ten with the song Give Me the Night (written by former Heatwave keyboardist Rod Temperton).
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