The famous rock guitarist Eddie Van Halen died on Tuesday at the age of 65 years. This reported the agency Associated Press.
The son of the musician Wolf Van Halen confirmed these tweets: “I can’t believe I have to write this, but my father, Edward Lodewake Van Halen, this morning lost a long and difficult fight against cancer.
Van Halen is an American guitarist of Dutch origin. In 1974, together with his brother, he founded Van Halen, a band with which he achieved great success in the late 1970s and 1980s. In the end, he was considered one of the best rock guitarists in history.
Van Halen also became famous as a designer of guitars and amplification equipment.
Van Halen group in the United States alone sold about 56 million albums. One of its main hits was the song Jump.