Chet Atkins

Chet Atkins

Real Name:
Chester Burton Atkins
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American country guitar player and producer.

b: June 20, 1924, Luttrell, Tennessee, USA
d: June 30, 2001, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Even though most know him as "Mr. Guitar" he was also a record producer for many big stars such as Elvis Presley. He invented what is known as "the Nashville sound" which was a smoother more jazz-like form country music. His guitar of choice was the Gretsch Country Gentleman.

Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 2002 (Sidemen).
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Chet Atkins Discography

Albums

Chet Atkins Stringin' Along With Chet Atkins (Album) RCA Victor US 1953 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Gallopin' Guitar (Album, EP) RCA Victor US 1953 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins A Session With Chet Atkins (Album) RCA Victor US 1955 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Chet Atkins In Three Dimensions (Album) RCA Victor US 1956 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Hi-Fi In Focus (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor US 1957 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Finger-Style Guitar (Album) RCA Victor Canada 1956 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Chet Atkins At Home (Album) RCA Victor US 1958 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Hum And Strum Along With Chet Atkins (Album) RCA Victor US 1959 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Mister Guitar (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor US 1959 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Chet Atkins In Hollywood (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor US 1959 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins The Other Chet Atkins (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor US 1960 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins The Most Popular Guitar (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor US 1961 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Chet Atkins And His Guitar (Album) RCA Camden US 1961 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Teensville (Album) RCA Victor US 1960 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Chet Atkins' Workshop (Album) RCA Victor Canada 1961 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Christmas With Chet Atkins (Album) RCA Victor UK 1961 Sell This Version
Jim Reeves, Floyd Cramer, Chet Atkins Jim Reeves, Floyd Cramer, Chet Atkins - In Afrika (Album) RCA Victor Germany 1962 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Caribbean Guitar (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor UK 1962 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Down Home (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor Australia 1962 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Plays Back Home Hymns (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor Canada 1962 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Our Man In Nashville (Album) RCA Victor US 1963 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins The Guitar Genius (Album) RCA Camden, RCA Camden Spain 1963 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Teen Scene (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor US 1963 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Travelin' (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor US 1963 Sell This Version
Chet Atkins Progressive Pickin' (Album) RCA Victor Australia 1964 Sell This Version