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Chet Atkins

  • Jun 20, 1924 - Jun 30, 2001 (age 77)
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2004
The Essential Chet Atkins: The Columbia Years
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AlbumAug 31, 2004

The Essential Chet Atkins: The Columbi…

The Essential Chet Atkins: …
The Essential Chet Atkins: The Columbia Years is a compilation recording by American guitarist Chet Atkins. The 15 tracks included here are from his recordings on the Columbia label from 1983 to the 1997. The tracks have all been digitally remastered.
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2001
Chet Atkins
PersonalJune 2001

Chet Atkins

Chet Atkins passed away.
2000
Guitar Legend: The RCA Years
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AlbumApr 4, 2000

Guitar Legend: The RCA Years

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Guitar Legend: The RCA Years is a two-disc compilation recording by American guitarist Chet Atkins. The 50 tracks included here focus on his first recordings in 1947 to the 1977 release Nashville Guitar Quartet.
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1997
The Day Finger Pickers Took Over the World
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AlbumMar 11, 1997

The Day Finger Pickers Took Over the …

The Day Finger Pickers Took …
The Day Finger Pickers Took Over the World is an album by American guitarist Chet Atkins and Australian guitarist Tommy Emmanuel. Recorded when Atkins was 73, this was his last release of original material in the 20th century. "Smokey Mountain Lullaby" was nominated for the 1997 Grammy Award for Country Instrumental Performance.
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Award1997

Billboard Music Century Award

Won Billboard Music Century Award.
Nomination1997

Best Country Instrumental Performance

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance.
Grammy Award
1996
Award1996

Best Country Instrumental Performance

Won Grammy Award for Best …
Won Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance.
Grammy Award
Nomination1996

Best Country Instrumental Performance

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance.
Grammy Award
1995
Nomination1995

Vocal Event of the Year

Nominated for "Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word".
Country Music Association Award
1994
Award1994

Best Country Instrumental Performance

Won award for "Young Thing".
Grammy Award
1946
Leona Johnson
Marriage1946

Leona Johnson

Married Leona Johnson.
1924
Chet Atkins
BirthJune 1924

Chet Atkins

Chet Atkins was born.
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