Chet Atkins

Born Jun 20, 1924
Chester Burton "Chet" Atkins was an American guitarist, occasional vocalist and record producer who, along with Owen Bradley, created the smoother country music style known as the Nashville sound, which expanded country's appeal to adult pop music fans as well. Atkins' signature picking style was in...
Chet Atkins

Chet Atkins Stats

Nickname

: Chet Atkins c.g.p., Chester Burton Atkins, Atkins, Chet

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: June 20, 1924

Place of Birth

: Luttrell

Date of Death

: 2001-06-30

Place of Death

: Nashville

Cause of Death

: Colorectal cancer
Appearances

Chet Atkins Film Roles

  1. Hank Williams: In the Hank Williams Tradition
  2. A Tribute to Chet Atkins
  3. Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed: In Concert
  4. Guitar Odyssey: Wired for Sound
  5. Chet Atkins: A Life in Music
  6. Webb Pierce & Chet Atkins
  7. Chet Atkins: Rare Performances 1955-1975

Chet Atkins Film Appearances

  1. Hank Williams: In the Hank Williams Tradition
  2. Guitar Odyssey: Wired for Sound
  3. Chet Atkins: A Life in Music

Chet Atkins TV Starring Roles

  1. Jethro And Friends

Chet Atkins TV Guest Roles

  1. Episode 3
  2. Season 1, Episode 30
  3. Bobby Goldsboro / Richard Pryor / George Carlin
  4. Season 1, Episode 11
  5. Episode #1.8

Chet Atkins Albums

  1. 1947-1981 The RCA Years
  2. A Legendary Performer
  3. A Master and His Music
  4. A Session with Chet Atkins
  5. A Tribute to Bluegrass
  6. After the Riot at Newport
  7. Almost Alone
  8. Alone
  9. American Salute
  10. And His Guitar / Guitar Genius