Nuno Bettencourt

Nuno Duarte Gil Mendes Bettencourt (born September 20, 1966) is a Portuguese-American guitarist, singer-songwriter, and record producer. He became known as the lead guitarist of the Boston rock band Extreme. He has also recorded a solo album as well as having founded bands including Mourning Widows, Population 1, DramaGods, and The Satellite Party.[1]

Nuno Bettencourt
Bettencourt performing in 2008
Background information
Birth nameNuno Duarte Gil Mendes Bettencourt
Born (1966-09-20) September 20, 1966 (age 55)
Praia da Vitória, Terceira, Azores, Portugal
GenresGlam metal, hard rock, funk metal, heavy metal, alternative rock
Occupation(s)Musician, singer-songwriter, record producer
InstrumentsGuitar, vocals, bass, keyboards, piano, organ, cello, drums
Years active1985–present
LabelsWarner Bros.

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