Chet Atkins

Chester Burton Atkins

Also known as C. Atkins, Atkins, Atkins String Co., The, C. Atkins, C.Atkins, C.B. Atkins, Chester, Chester Atkins, Chester B. "Chet" Atkins, Chester B. 'Chet' Atkins, Chet Atkins & His Galloping Guitar, Chet Atkins (Guitar Duet), Chet Atkins And His Galloping Guitar, Chet Atkins C.G.P., Chet Atkins, C.G.P., Чет Эткинс
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Discography of Chet Atkins:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Neck And Neck 10 Audio 1990 CBS
2 Chester & Lester 10 Audio 1976 RCA
3 Love Letters 9 Audio 1977
4 Chet Atkins' Workshop 12 Audio 1980 RCA Victor
5 Chet Atkins In Hollywood 12 Audio 1961
6 Picks On The Beatles 12 Audio RCA
7 Chet Atkins' Workshop 12 Audio 1961 RCA Victor
8 Trambone 2 Audio 1957 RCA
9 Alone 12 Audio 1973 RCA
10 In 3 Dimensions Volume 1 4 Audio 1955 RCA Victor
11 In 3 Dimensions Volume 2 4 Audio 1955 RCA Victor
12 Picks On The Beatles 12 Audio 1966 RCA Victor
13 Prissy / La Fiesta 2 Audio 1966 RCA Victor
14 Chester & Lester 10 Audio 1980 RCA
15 The Guitar Genius 10 Audio 1963 RCA Camden
16 Stringin' Along With Chet Atkins 12 Audio 1956 RCA Victor
17 Stay Tuned 10 Audio 1985 CBS
18 Neck And Neck 10 Audio 1990-11-00 Columbia
19 Chet 10 Audio 1967
20 The Most Popular Guitar 12 Audio 1961 RCA Victor
21 Teensville 12 Audio 1961 RCA Victor
22 Neck And Neck 10 Audio Columbia
23 Christmas With Chet Atkins 17 Audio 1961 RCA Victor
24 Cecilia 2 Audio 1956 RCA Victor
25 A Session With Chet Atkins 12 Audio 1955 RCA Victor
26 Snowbird / Chaplin In New Shoes 2 Audio 1971 RCA
27 A Man And His Guitar 25 Audio 1984 RCA International
28 Solid Gold '68 12 Audio 1968 RCA Victor
29 Teen Scene 12 Audio 1963 RCA Victor
30 It's A Guitar World 12 Audio 1967 RCA Victor
31 Chet Atkins And His Guitar 12 Audio 1961 RCA Camden
32 Yestergroovin' 11 Audio 1970 RCA Victor
33 Pickin' My Way 10 Audio 1971 RCA Victor
34 Christmas With Chet Atkins 16 Audio 1961 RCA Victor
35 Me And Jerry 10 Audio 1971 RCA Victor
36 Sails 10 Audio 1987 Columbia
37 Finger-Style Guitar 12 Audio 1957 RCA Victor
38 Finger-Style Guitar 12 Audio 1956 RCA Victor
39 A Session With Chet Atkins 12 Audio 1955
40 Travelin' 12 Audio 1963 RCA Victor
41 Stay Tuned 10 Audio 1985 Columbia
42 Me And Chet 11 Audio 1977 RCA
43 The Story Of The Gingham Dog And The Calico Cat 15 Audio 1999 Rabbit Ears Music
44 Teensville 12 Audio 1961 RCA Victor
45 Teensville / One Mint Julep 2 Audio 1959-12-00 RCA Victor
46 Guitar Man 20 Audio 2000
47 Neck And Neck 10 Audio 1990-11-00 CBS
48 The Most Popular Guitar 12 Audio 1961 RCA Victor
49 It's A Guitar World 12 Audio 1967 RCA Victor
50 Superpickers 10 Audio 1973 RCA Victor


American country guitar glayer and producer.

b: June 20, 1924

d: June 30, 2001)

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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