Jerry Reed

Mar 20, 1937


The son of an amateur musician, Jerry Reed spent his formative years laboring in the cotton fields of Georgia, teaching himself the guitar in his spare time. At 18, Reed was hired by Capitol Records as a staff songwriter. One of his first compositions, "Crazy Legs," proved to be a hit for C&W star Gene Vincent; likewise, Elvis Presley scored successes… More


Jerry Reed Videos

Smokey And The Bandit 2
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Bat 21
2 minutes 49 seconds
The Survivors
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