Chet Atkins

Jun 20, 1924

Bio: An influential guitarist, 14-time Grammy-winner, and the youngest person to be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame, Chet Atkins also played a key role in the Nashville music scene of the 1960s, producing slews of the most popular acts and serving as session musician for the likes of Elvis Presley and the Everly Brothers.Born in the poor hill country near… More

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