KEITH RICHARDS Biography - Musicians


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Name: Keith Richards                                                           
Also known as Keith Richard, Keef RiffHard                                     
Born: 18 December 1943 Dartford, Kent, England                                 
Genre(s): Rock, Blues, Country, Reggae, Rhythm and blues                       
Occupation(s): Musician, Songwriter, Producer                                 
Instrument(s): Guitar, Vocals, Piano, Bass, Percussion                         
Voice type(s): Baritone                                                       
Keith Richards (born 18 December 1943) is an English guitarist, songwriter,   
singer, producer and founding member of The Rolling Stones. With songwriting   
partner and Stones lead vocalist Mick Jagger, he has written and recorded     
hundreds of songs. As a guitarist Richards is mostly known for his innovative 
rhythm playing. In 2003 Richards ranked 10th on Rolling Stone Magazine's "100 
Greatest Guitarists of All Time".