Top 10 Best Acoustic Guitarists


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61 Phil Manzanera
62 Peter Gergely V 1 Comment
63 Calum Graham

Of course he is the best

64 Christofer Drew
65 Sabicas
66 Richard Thompson

A prolific songwriter, sure. There are songs I've heard him play 3 or 4 times live in concert and on 3 or 4 additional live albums. Each rendition is different, but each is immediately identifiable as Thompson on guitar, and each true to the song. Very few on this list can approach his mastery of the guitar and combine it with sensitivity to mood and personality.

67 Jim Greeninger
68 Akihiro Tanaka
69 Rynten Okazaki
70 Richie Havens
71 Dave Mason

He is the acoustic counterpoint to Hendrix's lead on to original recording of "All Along the Watchtower"; simply brilliant.
Mason has said in interviews that Hendrix was incredibly demanding of perfection during the recording sessions.

72 Slash Slash Saul Hudson, known professionally as Slash, is a British-American musician and songwriter. He is best known as the lead guitarist of the American hard rock band Guns N' Roses, with whom he achieved worldwide success in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

Ok. I know he is known for his electric records, but watch him how he play electric guitar techniques on his acoustic guitar, it's very difficult to do certainly playing sweet chuld of mine

73 John Frusciante John Frusciante John Anthony Frusciante is an American guitarist, singer, producer and composer.He is best known for his time with the Funk Rock California based band the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
74 Faida Sebuhoro

He is talented and and great watch him on YouTube.Many awards he have got from university of Rwanda - 213000281

75 Juliana Hatfield

Underrated musician. Very talented bass guitarist, electric guitarist, in addition to being a fine acoustic guitarist. She can play the acoustic guitar in a delicate style or more of a rock/high energy style. Wonderful singer/songwriter. Plays solo and with other musicians. Check out the Juliana Hatfield Three, the Blake Babies, Some Girls, and her solo work. You won't be disappointed.

76 Taylor Swift Taylor Swift Taylor Alison Swift (Taylor Swift) is an American singer-songwriter. She was born on December 13, 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania. She is best known for writing break up songs and for having more than 5 Grammys . She became interested in country music when she was around 9 years old and after watching more.

Granted, she is a brilliant pop songwriter, in fact one of the best ever, but she should not even be allowed on a guitarist list that contains Segovia and Clapton.

She is the best next to Ed Sheeran and Shawn Mendes

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