Les Paul

Les Paul

American jazz guitarist, country guitarist, songwriter and inventor
Brilliant guitarist and studio pioneer who was arguably the most innovative musician of his generation.
BornJune 9, 1915
HometownWaukesha, Wisconsin, United States of America
Net worth$10 million
SpouseMary Ford (m 1949 - 1964)
ChildrenGene Paul , Colleen Paul , Russell Paul , Robert Paul
ParentsGeorge Polsfuss , Evelyn Polsfuss
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Albums

World Is Waiting For the Sunrise
World Is Waiting For the Sunrise
1993
Guitar Legends
Guitar Legends
2000
All-Time Greatest Hits
All-Time Greatest Hits
1992
Guitar Monsters
Guitar Monsters
1978
Chester & Lester
Chester & Lester
1977
Guitar Artistry of Les Paul
Guitar Artistry of Les Paul
1971
Les Paul Now!
Les Paul Now!
1968
Time To Dream
Time To Dream
1957
Hit Makers
Hit Makers
1955
New Sound
New Sound
1955
Bye Bye Blues
Bye Bye Blues
1952
Les Paul's New Sound, Vol. 2
Les Paul's New Sound, Vol. 2
1951
Galloping Guitars
Galloping Guitars
1951
Hawaiian Paradise
Hawaiian Paradise
1949
I'm A Fool to Care
I'm A Fool to Care
2021
Whither Thou Goest
Whither Thou Goest
2021
Songs of Today
Songs of Today
2021
Nola
Nola
2021
Complete US & UK Hits 1945-1961
Complete US & UK Hits 1945-1961
2015
Icon
Icon
2015
Live: Czar of the Guitar
Live: Czar of the Guitar
2014
Greatest Hits [TGG]
Greatest Hits [TGG]
2013
World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
2010
After You've Gone 1944-1945
After You've Gone 1944-1945
2010
Inventor: Great Guitar Instrumentals
Inventor: Great Guitar Instrumentals
2009

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