Eddie Leighton, was born in Detroit, Michigan, and has lived there all his life. Eddie started playing the guitar at the age of eleven, picking up chords that his cousins from New Brunswick,Ca taught him. He started playing in bands at thirteen, because many of Eddies friends were also playing instruments. He started playing the bars at seventeen, even though the legal age was eighteen, the band really wanted him to join, so he did. Many bands later, and thousands of shows later, Eddie Leighton, is still rock'n, & roll'n in the music world. Eddie Leighton, has perform on stage with National, and International bands such as: Jon Bon Jovi, Paul Rodgers, STYX, Foreigner, BTO, Kansas, not enough room here to mention them all. Eddie Leighton, has won writing adwards, music, and performance awards within his career. Eddie Leighton is a song composer of many genres. Listen to his music.