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Jan Akkerman

Netherlands Netherlands

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Guitar Virtuoso (General) (Prog)
If You Like Jan Akkerman listen to:
Akkerman & LuxAkkerman & OgermanBrainboxFocusKuhn-AkkermanSteve Howe ♦  

Jan Akkerman was born on 24 december 1946 in Amsterdam. At the age of 12 he recorded his first single. His first hit single was in the sixties with the band The Hunters. In 1968 he formed the band Focus with Thijs van Leer Their highlights were in the early seventies.

When Focus disbanded Akkerman started a succesfully solo career as a fusion guitar player