Tommy Emmanuel was born on May 31, 1955 in Muswellbrook, New South Wales, Australia. He is an Australian guitarist and songwriter famous for his complicated fingepicking style and using percussive abilities of guitar. Emmanuel has been interested in music since his childhood. He and his brother Phil showed outstanding performance being little boys. Their father noticed that and created the family band where Tommy played rhythm guitar. When he was a teenager, he moved to Sydney where he rose to the national prominence winning musical contests. He played in some bands including Dragon, one of the leading rock groups in the 1970s and was touring with Tina Turner. He played with such musicians as Eric Clapton, Les Paul, Chet Atkins, Sir George Martin and others. He has pursued a successful solo career. You can download Tommy Emmanuel’s last album Center Stage in mp3 from our site.