George Baker (born Johannes Bouwens, December 8, 1944, Hoorn, Netherlands) is a Dutch singer and songwriter. He was the lead singer of the pop musical ensemble, George Baker Selection. He is now a solo artist. The name of his current manager is Jaap Buijs.
In 1967, Bouwens joined the band Soul Invention, which later changed its name to "George Baker Selection." Their first album, Little Green Bag (1970), gave them their first great hit. Their debut single, "Little Green Bag", reached #16 position on the Cash Box magazine chart and #21 in the Billboard Top 100 in the United States. This disc sold over one million copies globally, and received a gold disc. By 1972 the band had sold over 5 million records.