| Share
 

Keith Richards

musician, songwriter
Born: 12/18/1943
Birthplace: Dartford, England

As the lead guitarist for The Rolling Stones, Richards is famous for both his blues chords and his debauchery. Richards helped create the band with his childhood friend, Mick Jagger. Since then Richards has provided both the music and lyrics for hits songs like “(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction” .(1965). Following a feud between band members, Richards launched a solo career and released the album, Talk Is Cheap (1988). He later reunited with the other members of the Rolling Stones.


Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.

Ariana RichardsRMichael Richards

More on Keith Richards from Infoplease:

  • Keith Richards - Biography of Keith Richards, The weatherbeaten guitarist for the Rolling Stones
  • The Rolling Stones - The Rolling Stones rock band British rock band considered one of the most influential of all time. ...
  • Rolling Stones - Rolling Stones Rolling Stones, English rock music group that rose to prominence in the mid-1960s ...
  • Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll - Starring Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bo Diddley, Eric Clapton, Roy Orbison
  • Shine a Light - Starring Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Ron Wood, Christina Aguilera

Warning: fsockopen(): php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo failed: Name or service not known in /site/html/include/amazon.php on line 71 Warning: fsockopen(): unable to connect to :3128 (php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo failed: Name or service not known) in /site/html/include/amazon.php on line 71
Premium Partner Content
HighBeam Research
Documents Images and Maps Reference
(from Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, Newswires, Transcripts and Books)

Research our extensive archive of more than 80 million articles from 6,500 publications.

Additional search results provided by HighBeam Research, LLC. © Copyright 2005. All rights reserved.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring