Don Felder (former lead
guitarist of The Eagles)
may be available for your next special event!
musician Don Felder was one of the five members and lead guitarist of
the rock group
The Eagles for 27 years. Credited with adding a
rock and roll edge to their country sound, he co-wrote the music for their biggest
hit, the multi Grammy award winning song "Hotel California." With 14 Grammy
nominations and 4 wins, his signature guitar work has become legendary on songs
like "Hotel California," "Life in The Fast Lane," "One Of These
Kid In Town," and the list goes on.
The Eagles hold the honor of having the first
Platinum album certified by the RIAA. That album,
The Eagles’ Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975,
has reached over 26 million copies, becoming the best-selling album of the 20th
In the years the band
was apart, Don wrote music for films and television including songs in
Sluggers Wife by Neil Simon, Fast Times At Ridgemont High,
Heavy Metal, Secret Admirer, Nice Dreams, and Galaxy High.
Having mastered instruments like keyboards, mandolin, pedal steel, and banjo,
Don has performed and recorded with musicians that span the musical spectrum,
from The Bee Gees, Bob Seger,
Michael Jackson, Alice Cooper,
David Crosby &
Graham Nash, David Foster,
Tom Petty, Warren Zevon,
Stephen Stills, Joni Mitchell,
Vince Gill, and
Stevie Wonder to
Diana Ross and
Barbra Streisand. He
also hosted a television show for children called FTV, and continues his
work with kids through various charities around the world.
A member of the
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame since 1998, Don is also a New York Times
best-selling author, having published a book on his life with
called "Heaven and Hell."
Notable songs include -- .
- Heavy Metal (Takin' A Ride)
- Asphalt Jungle
- Bad Girls
- Never Surrender
- Night Owl
- Still Alive
- Who Tonight
Don Felder may be available for your next special event!
Genre: Rock 1
.Soft Rock. / SoftRock
.Pop/Rock. / PopRock
.Classic Rock. / ClassicRock
.Adult Contemporary. / AdultContemporary
x70s, x80s, x90s, x00s, x10s
Born: ..in Florida / born nFlorida
Born: ..in Gainesville / born
Born: Sep 21, 1947
Based: ..in US
Based: ..in California / based nCalifornia
Based: ..in Los Angeles /