Yardbirds guitarist who later performed with the Jeff Beck Group. He utilized influences from multiple different genres, including jazz and electronica. He also fronted the group Beck, Bogart & Apice.
Les Paul's "How High the Moon" was what got him interested in electric guitar. His first introduction to music was when he started singing in choir when he was ten years old.
He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice: once for his work in The Yardbirds and once for his solo career. He won 8 Grammy awards throughout his legendary career.
He married Patricia Brown in 1963 and, after their divorce in 1967, he remarried Sandra Cash on July 23, 2005.
He once collaborated with Donovan.