Chet Atkins

    Latest Release

    From Nashville with Love

    Top Songs

    1
    Mr. Bo Jangles (Album Version)Chet Atkins
    2
    Yakety Axe (Buddha Remastered - 2000)Chet Atkins
    3
    Memphis BluesChet Atkins
    4
    Jitterbug WaltzChet Atkins
    5
    Country Gentleman (HD Digitally Re-Mastered 2010)Chet Atkins

    Albums

    Similar Artists

      Popular On

        About

        Biography

        Without Chet Atkins, country music may never have crossed over into the pop charts in the '50s and '60s. Although he recorded hundreds of solo records, Atkins' largest influence came as a session musician and a record producer. During the '50s and '60s, he helped create the Nashville sound, a style of country music that owed nearly as much to pop as it did to honky tonks. And as a guitarist, he was without parallel. Atkins' style grew out of his admiration for Merle Travis, ex... Read more

        Chat About Chet Atkins