Ry Cooder

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Birthday
15, 1947
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
15, 1947 (age 72)
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA

About

American guitarist who was ranked #8 out of 100 on the greatest guitarists list by Rolling Stones magazine. He has also produced work for artists like the Buena Vista Social Club.

Before Fame

He grew up in Santa Monica and attended Santa Monica High School. After graduating, he spent time learning at Reed College in Portland, Oregon but did not earn a degree.

Trivia

He has been performing for over forty years and has four Grammy Awards.

Family Life

His son Joachim Cooder is a drummer.

Associated With

He has collaborated with many musicians like Eric Clapton, The Rolling Stones, and The Doobie Brothers.