Bela Fleck is an American banjo player and recording artist. Considered one of the very best banjo players in the world, Fleck has enjoyed success, especially with modern folk music fans.
Perhaps best known for his work with his band Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, Fleck has received widespread critical acclaim surrounding his innovation and style. Fleck has taken home several Grammy Awards in multiple categories, ranging from Best Pop Instrumental Performance, to Best Contemporary Jazz Album, and even Best World Music Album. His sound transcends any particular genre, and his appeal continues to grow among an array of audiences with each tour.