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Country Singer

Age: 77 (age at death)
Born: 20th June, 2015, Luttrell, Tennessee, USA
Died: 30th June, 2001, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Height: 6' 0" (183 cm)
Nationality: American

Chester Burton "Chet" Atkins (June 20, 1924 – June 30, 2001) 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...Wikipedia

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