Singer-songwriter, session musician, bandleader, producer, arranger
Ricky Lee Skaggs (born July 18, 1954) is an American country and bluegrass singer, musician, producer, and composer. He primarily plays mandolin; however, he also plays fiddle, guitar, mandocaster and banjo. Wikipedia
Born: 18th July, 1954, Cordell, Kentucky
Height: Height Unknown
Brand New Strings is an album by Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, released through Skaggs Family Records on September 28, 2004. In 2005, the album won the group the Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album.
Was already an accomplished singer and mandolin player by the time he reached his teens.
Has a band called Kentucky Thunder.
Country Music Hall of Famer Brenda Lee will host the 30th Annual Sunday Mornin’ Country celebration during CMA Music Festival in Nashville, June 14, at 2:30 p.m. at the Grand Ole Opry House.
The annual event features country and gospel stars performing their favorite spiritual songs. This year`s show includes Ricky Skaggs, Bill Anderson, Linda Davis and many others. Tickets are available through Ticketmaster and opry.com. For group pricing information, call (615) 871-5043. Read More
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