Ricky King

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Birthday
12, 1946
Birthplace
Germany
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
12, 1946 (age 73)
Birthplace
Germany

About

German guitarist who rose to fame in the 1970s for his hit singles Verde" and "Le rêve." His albums like Zauber der Gitarre and Magic Guitar Hits have enjoyed success from Germany to Austria to Switzerland.

Before Fame

Growing up, he was a self-taught guitarist and began his ascent into the industry after becoming an apprentice to a radio and television technician.

Trivia

After studying at the Karlsruhe Music University, he became a certified music teacher.

Family Life

His birth name is Hans Lingenfelder. He is a baptized Jehovah's Witness.

Associated With

In 1981, he worked with Dieter Bohlen to compose the song "Halé, hey Louise."