What is the most important skill to be a good Guitar player?
Knowledge of guitar, creativity to be unique, perseverance are all skills that are imbedded in a good guitar player but foremost essential in them is having a good sense of rhythm.
All the techniques, practice and improvisations will not be of any help if you do not have a good grasp on rhythm. How would you translate to your guitar what you want if you yourself lack in concept of rhythm.
Beats of any composition are its foundation. The most essential skill a guitarist needs to exhibit is how he picks up that beat and within confined timing, assessing the rise and fall of modules in the composition matches up to it enhancing the tune at the backdrop.
Isn’t it true that composers who have good ear make beautiful music. In the same manner a guitarist needs to have good rhythm to take out beautiful music.