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Number of Records Matching Query: 334
 
4RUNNER
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: 2003 - "Getaway Car" - Album
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

ACUFF - ROSE MUSIC
 
Description: Song Publishers.
Known For: American music publishing firm
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

AL JACKSON JR.
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: A member of - "Booker T. & the MGs"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

ALAN SPENCER HALE
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer
Known For: Tennessee
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

ALBERT KING
 
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known as "The Velvet Bulldozer".
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

ALBERTA HUNTER
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: "Downhearted Blues" (1922) Hit record
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

ALEX CHILTON
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Known as the lead singer of the Box Tops and Big Star.
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

ALEX HARVEY
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Canadian
Known For: The Co Composer of "Delta Dawn"
Location Born: Brownsville, Tennessee, United States of America

ALLEN SHELTON
 
Description: Banjoist, USA
Known For: “Keep on the Sunny Side.”
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

ANDREW LOVE
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: Member of - "The Memphis Horns"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

ANITA CARTER
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
Known For: Hits in 1951 with "Down The Trail of Achin
Location Died: Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States of America

ANITA COCHRAN
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: "What If I Said" (Hit Single) 1998
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

AP CARTER
 
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter, USA
Location Born: Maces Springs, Tennessee, United States of America

ARCHIE CAMPBELL
 
Description: Comedian, USA
Known For: 1970 The Best of Archie Campbell — RCA
Location Born: Bulls Gap, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

ARETHA FRANKLIN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Queen of soul. Hit song "Respect" composed by Otis Reding
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

ARTHUR ALEXANDER
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer of song, USA
Known For: "You Better Move On" - "Every Day I have to Cry" - "Sharing The Night Together"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

ARTHUR BENJAMIN
 
Description: Pianist, Composer of music, Australia
Known For: Composer of Jamaican Rhumba, composed in 1938.
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

ARTHUR LEE
 
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter, Producer
Known For: 1967 album, Forever Changes.
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BARBARA ORBISON
 
Description: Entrepreneur, Music Producer, Publisher
Known For: Widow of American musician Roy Orbison.
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BARRY BECKETT
 
Description: Keyboardist, Record Producer, USA
Known For: Member of - "Traffic"
Location Died: Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States of America

BASHFUL BROTHER OSWALD
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Sevier County, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Madison, Tennessee, United States of America

BEKKA BRAMLETT
 
Description: Singer-songwriter, USA
Known For: A member of Mick Fleetwood
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BEN CAULEY
 
Description: Trumpeter, Composer, Arranger, USA
Known For: Member of the sixties group THE BAR-KAYS
Location Born: Tennessee, United States of America

BEN FOLDS
 
Description: Vocalist , Pianist, Composer
Known For: Ben Folds is a widely acclaimed pianist and song writer.
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BESSIE SMITH
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Down Heared Blues (Hit Song)
Location Born: Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States of America

BILL BLACK
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: Known for - "The Bill Black Combo" during the fifties and sixties.
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BILL CARLISLE
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: His first solo single and hit was the 1933 recording of "Rattlesnake Daddy"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BILL CUNNINGHAM
 
Description: Bassist, keyboardist, USA
Known For: Member of - The Boxtops" - The Letter (Hit Song)
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BILL JUSTIS
 
Description: Trumpeter, Saxophonist, Composer, Arranger, USA
Known For: Known for his 1957 Grammy Hall of Fame song, "Raunchy."
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BILL MONROE
 
Description: Vocalist, Mandolin, Guitar, USA
Known For: The Monroe Brothers
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BILL TADROSS
 
Description: Guitarist, Australia
Known For: Worked with top country greats
Location Born: Pine Ridge, Tennessee, United States of America

BILLY BURNETTE
 
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of "Fleetwood Mac"
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BILLY WALKER
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Funny How Time Slips Away
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BOB BABBITT
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: A member of Motown Records
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BOB BABBITT
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: A member of Motown Records
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BOB DYER
 
Description: Entertainer, radio personality, banjoist, Australia/USA
Known For: Dyer
Location Born: Trousdale County, Tennessee, United States of America

BOB LUMAN
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Hit, "Lets think about living"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BOB MOORE
 
Description: Bassit, USA
Known For: Member of the legendary Nashville A-Team during the 1950s and 60s.
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BOB WELCH
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Album - "Bob Welch Looks At Bop" - 1999
Location Died: Antioch, Tennessee, United States of America

BOBBY BLAND
 
Description: Vocalist, musician, songwriter, USA
Known For: "Cry Cry Cry," Hit song 1961
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Rosemark, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BOBBY HEBB
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for his writing and 1966 recording of "Sunny".
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BOBBY NEIL
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: A member of - "The Stone Canyon Band" - 1985
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BOBBY RUSSELL
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for several hits, including "The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia,"
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BOBBY SOWELL
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: Rags To Witches (2001) - Country Gold Tribute (1999)
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BOOKER LITTLE
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Associated acts, Max Roach, Eric Dolphy, Johnny Griffin, George Coleman, Tommy Flanagan, Art Davis, Julian Priester, Ray Draper, Bob Cranshaw, Abbey Lincoln
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BOOKER T JONES
 
Description: Keyboardist, Band leader
Known For: Jones wrote the instrumental "Green Onions",
Location Born: South Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BOOKER T JONES
 
Description: Keyboardist, Band leader
Known For: Jones wrote the instrumental "Green Onions",
Location Born: South Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BOOTS RANDOLPH
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: 1963 saxophone hit, "Yakety Sax"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BROWNIE MCGEE
 
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, America
Known For: He was the team of "Sonny Terry and Brownie McGee"
Location Born: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

BUDDY HARMAN
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: The Nashville A-Team
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BUKKA WHITE
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Known for "Shake E’m On Down"
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BUSTA CHERRY JONES
 
Description: Bassist, US
Location Born: Memphis., Tennessee, United States of America

BUSTER BAILEY
 
Description: Clarinetist, USA
Known For: A member of - "Louis Armstrong and His All-Stars".
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

BUTCH MCDADE
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: A founding member of "The Amazing Rhythm Aces".
Location Died: Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee, United States of America

BUZZ CASON
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Producer, USA
Known For: Composer of "Everlasting Love"
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BW STEVENSON
 
Description: Vocalist,Composer, USA
Known For: Charting in the seventies with ’MY MARIE’.
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

BYRON GALLIMORE
 
Description: Record Producer, USA
Known For: Enjoy The Ride
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

CACTUS BROTHERS
 
Description: Band
Known For: Walk The West
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

CARL BUTLER
 
Description: Vocal Duo, USA
Known For: Album - "Dont Let Me Cross Over" 1963
Location Born: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Tennessee, United States of America

CARL MANN
 
Description: Vocalist, singer. USA
Known For: Hit "Mona Lisa"
Location Born: Huntingdon, Tennessee, United States of America

CARL PERKINS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , Composer, USA
Known For: Blue Suede Shoes (Composer)
Location Born: Tiptonville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Jackson, Tennessee, United States of America

CARL SMITH
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: In 1951, his song "Let`s Live a Little"
Location Born: Maynardville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Franklin, Tennessee, United States of America

CARLA THOMAS
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: Let Me Be Good To You (Hit Song)
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

CARLENE CARTER
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Her debut album "I Fell Inlove" in the nineties.
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

CHARLES LLOYD
 
Description: Saxophonist, Flautist, USA
Known For: Known for his composition "Forest Flowers"
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

CHARLES PITTS
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: "Theme From Shaft"
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

CHARLIE BOWMAN
 
Description: Fiddle, USA
Known For: Charlie Bowman and His Brothers, the Hill Billies, Blue Ridge Ramblers
Location Born: Gray Station, Tennessee, United States of America

CHARLIE DANIELS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known as leader of - "The Charlie Daniels Band"
Location Died: Hermitage, Tennessee, United States of America

CHARLIE FEATHERS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist,Composer, USA
Known For: Compose of Elvis Presleys Sun recordings, "I Forgot To Remember To Forget"
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

CHARLIE HODGE
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA
Known For: Known for his association and side man with Elvis Presley.
Location Died: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

CHARLIE LOUVIN
 
Description: Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Associated acts The Louvin Brothers, Melba Montgomery
Location Died: Wartrace, Tennessee, United States of America

CHARLIE RICH
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer,Pianist, UK
Known For: Behind Closed Doors - 1973
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: West Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

CHET ATKINS
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Atkins ranked #28 in CMT
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

CLAUDE JARMAN JR
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Lead actor in the film The Yearling (1946).
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

CLAYTON PERKINS
 
Description: Bassist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: The Brother of the famed Carl Perkins.
Location Born: Tiptonville, Tennessee, United States of America

CLINTON GREGORY
 
Description: Fiddler
Known For: Grande Ole Opry
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

CONNIE SMITH
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: She is best known for her 1964 hit song "Once a Day"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

COUSIN JODY
 
Description: Guitar, USA
Known For: Comedian
Location Born: Sevierville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

COWBOY COPAS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: His first solo single "Filipino Baby," - 1946
Location Died: Camden, Tennessee, United States of America

CURTIS YOUNG
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of - "The Jordinairs"
Location Born: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

CYBILL SHEPHERD
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Maddie Hayes in "Moonlighting"
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

DAN SEALS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "England Dan & John Ford Coley" A duo with several hits in the 1970
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DANIELE ALEXANDER
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Charted with "She
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

DANNY DAVIS
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Vocalist charting with - "Object of My Affection"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DARON NORWOOD
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Pianist
Known For: If It Was`nt For Her
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DARRYL AND DON ELLIS
 
Description: Vocal Duo, USA
Known For: Hit - No Sir
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DAVE PORTER
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Co composer of the hit song "HOLD ON I’M COMIN" - Recorded by Sam and Dave.
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

DAVID KERSH
 
Description: Vocalist
Known For: Goodnight Sweet Heart
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DAWN UPSHAW
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: 2006 Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording: The Atlanta Symphony and Chorus with Dawn Upshaw for Golijov:
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DEAN MANUAL
 
Description: Pianist, Management
Known For: Sessions Musician
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DEANA CARTER
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Debut single "Strawberry Wine",
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DEBORAH ALLEN
 
Description: Vocalist
Known For: Country Music
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

DEE MURRAY
 
Description: Bassist, PIanist, UK
Known For: A member of "The Spencer Davis Group" and "The Elton John Band"
Location Died: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Tennessee, United States of America

DEFORD BAILEY
 
Description: Harmonicist
Location Born: Cathage, Tennessee, United States of America

DEL REEVES
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for his "Girl Watching"
Location Died: Centerville, Tennessee, United States of America

DEL WOOD
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA
Known For: Song - "Down Yonder" - (Hit)
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DENNIS LINDE
 
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter, Composer
Known For: Composer of "Burning Love"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DENNIS ROBBINS
 
Description: Vocalist, Slide Guitarist
Known For: The Rockets
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DENNIS TAYLOR
 
Description: Saxophonisit, Arranger and Author, USA
Known For: Known for his session work and arranging.
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DEWEY PHILLIPS
 
Description: Disc Jockey
Known For: He was the first person to play Elvis Presley on radio.
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

DICKEY LEE
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Classified mainly as a country singer,songwriter.
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

DINAH SHORE
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: "Ill Walk Alone" (Hit Song)
Location Born: Winchester, Tennessee, United States of America

DIXIE LEE
 
Description: Actress, Singer, Dancer, USA
Known For: Married Bing Crosby.
Location Born: Harriman, Tennessee, United States of America

DOBIE GRAY
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: His hit records included "The In Crowd" in 1965
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DOC CHEATHAM
 
Description: Vocalist, Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Cab Calloways lead trumpeter from 1932 through 1939.
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DOLLY PARTON
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Composer USA
Known For: Here You Come Again (Hit Song)
Location Born: Locust Ridge, Tennessee, United States of America

DON GIBSON
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer , USA
Known For: He wrote and sang "I Cant Stop Loving You" a song that would be recorded by over 700.
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DON NIX
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA
Known For: The Mar-Keys
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

DONALD DUNN
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: Bassist for "Booker T and The MGs"
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

DORSEY BURNETTE
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Dorsey charted with ’Tall Oak Tree’ in the late fifties.
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

DOTTIE WEST
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Here Comes My Baby LP in 1965
Location Born: McMinnville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

DUANE ALLMAN
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: The Allman Brothers Band
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

ED TOWNSEND
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: His composition, "For Your Love,"
Location Born: Fayetteville, Tennessee, United States of America

EDDIE BOND
 
Description: Singer and guitarist, USA
Known For: Recorded for Mercury Records - Eddie Bond & the Stompers
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Bolivar, Tennessee, United States of America

EDDIE RABBITT
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for the hit - "I Love a Rainy Night"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

EDDY ARNOLD
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for - "Make The World Go Away"
Location Born: Henderson, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

EDDY RAVEN
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Joe Knows How I Live
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

EDMUND SYLVERS
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: He sang lead on the group
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

EDWIN STARR
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "War" (Hit Song) 1970 "Hell Up In Harlem" 1973
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

ELVIS PRESLEY MOVIES
 
Description: Actor, Vocalist, USA
Known For: Movies Starring Elvis Presley
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

ELVIS PRESLEY OFFICIAL
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: He is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King".
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

ERNEST TUBB
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer , USA
Known For: Walking The Floor Over You (Hit Song)
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

ESTELLE AXTON
 
Description: Businesswoman, USA
Known For: The co-founder of Stax Records
Location Born: Middleton, Hardeman County, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Shelby County, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

EVELYN YOUNG
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: She performed on B.B. King
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

FAIRFILED FOUR
 
Description: Vocal Group, USA
Known For: Years active 1921– present
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

FARON YOUNG
 
Description: Vocalist, Guiarist, Composer, USA
Known For: "Hello Walls" (written by Willie Nelson)
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

FELTON JARVIS
 
Description: Record Producer, Singer, USA
Known For: Producer, best known for Elvis Presleys Later hits such as "Kentucky Rain" etc.
Location Died: Davidson County, Tennessee, United States of America

FLOYD CRAMER
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Hit song - "On The Rebound"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

FRED MCDOWELL
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Album - "I Do Not Play No Rock N Roll" - 1969
Location Born: Rossville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

FRED ROSE
 
Description: Pulisher, Songwriter, Producer, USA
Known For: He was a Pianist for "Paul Whitemans" band. Co composer of - "Take These Chains From My Heart"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

GEIRGE HAMILTON
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Love at First Bite (13-Apr-1979) Your Cheatin
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

GENE EVANS
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: The Long Wait (26-May-1954)
Location Born: Holbrook, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Jackson, Tennessee, United States of America

GEORGE D HAY
 
Description: Radio Host, Promoter
Known For: Founder of - The Grand Ole Opry.
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

GEORGE LANIUS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Lead vocalist of fifties vocal group "The Crescendos"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

GEORGE MORGAN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hit song - "Candy Kisses"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Waverly, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Madison, Tennessee, United States of America

GLEN CAMPBELL
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Known for hits - "By the Time I Get to Phoenix"-"Southern Nights" and "Rhinestone Cowboy".
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

GLENN SUTTON
 
Description: Song writer, USA
Known For: Co writer of "Youre Good Girl
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

GORDON STOKER
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA
Known For: A member of "The Jordanaires"
Location Born: Gleason, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Brentwood, Tennessee, United States of America

GRADY MARTIN
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: American session musicians in country music and rockabilly.
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Chapel Hill, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Lewisburg, Tennessee, United States of America

GRAND OLE OPRY
 
Description: Stage show and broadcast
Known For: The Grand Ole Opry is a weekly country music stage concert in Nashville
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

GRANDPA JONES
 
Description: Vocalisit, Banjoist, USA
Known For: Part of the "Grand Ole Opry" and was a regular member on the TV show, "Hee Haw".
Location Died: Ridgetop, Tennessee, United States of America

GREGG ALLMAN
 
Description: Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar,USA
Known For: The Allman Brothers Band
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

HANK SNOW
 
Description: Vocalist,Composer, CA
Known For: "Ive Been Everywhere," (Hit Song)
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Madison, Tennessee, United States of America

HANK WILLIAMS
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Love Sick Blues (Hit Song)
Location Died: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

HARLAN HOWARD
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: His biggest hits was "I Fall to Pieces," co-written with Hank Cochran
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

HELLECASTERS
 
Description: Band, USA
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

HIGHWAY 101
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: Somewhere Tonight (Album)
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

HOYT HAWKINS
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: Vocal Group
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

HUGH CROSS
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer. USA
Known For: He was a member of - The Cumberland Ridge Runners.
Location Born: Oliver Springs, Tennessee, United States of America

HUGH JARRETT
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: A member of - The Jordanaires
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

HUMPHREY BATE
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: Piano, Ukulele
Location Born: Castalian Springs, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Castalian Springs, Tennessee, United States of America

ISAAC HAYES
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actor, Producer,
Known For: Composer of the film score and chart hit "Theme From Shaft"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

IVORY JOE HUNTER - (COMPOSER)
 
Description: Vocalist,Pianist, USA
Known For: My Wish Came True (Composer)
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

J. BLACKFOOT
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: His biggest hit was "Taxi"
Location Died: Germantown, Tennessee, United States of America

JACK CLEMENT
 
Description: Multi instrumentalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Composer of "I Guess Things Happen That Way"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JACK GREENE
 
Description: Singer-songwriter, USA
Known For: Associated acts Ernest Tubb, Jeannie Seely
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Maryville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Maryville, Tennessee, United States of America

JACK KELLER
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: Co composer of - Everybody Somebodys Somebodys Fool.
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JAMES DENNY
 
Description: Manager, Management
Known For: Formed Cedarwood Publishing Company
Location Born: Silver Point, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JAMIL NASSER
 
Description: Bassist, Tuba, USA
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

JAY PERKINS
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Brother of Carl Perkins.
Location Born: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Tennessee, United States of America

JAY REATARD
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: LP, Grown Up Fucked Up
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

JEANNE PRUETT
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Satin Sheets" (Hit Song) 1973
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

JEANNIE C RILEY
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Jeannie C. Riley is best-known for her 1968 hit, "Harper Valley PTA."
Location Born: Anson, Tennessee, United States of America

JEANNIE SEELY
 
Description: Singer, Songwriter, USA
Known For: "Dont Touch Me" (Hit Song) - 1966
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JEFF CARSON
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: The Car, Hit Single
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JEFF CHANCE
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Fiddler, USA
Known For: Hopelessly Falling
Location Born: El Compo, Tennessee, United States of America

JERRY CAPEHART
 
Description: Producer and songwriter, USA
Known For: Co-wrote the famous rock n roll song - "Summertime Blues" - "Beautiful Brown Eyes"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JERRY REED
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: Remembered for his major hit WHEN YOUR HOT YOUR HOT - 1973

JESSI ALEXANDER
 
Description: Vocalist, US
Known For: Single - "Honeysuckle Sweet"
Location: Jackson, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Jackson, Tennessee, United States of America

JESSICA ANDREWS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Andrews released her debut album, Heart Shaped World.
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Huntingdon, Tennessee, United States of America

JIM DICKINSON
 
Description: Record producer, pianist, and singer
Known For: Memphis based band, Mudboy & The Neutrons
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

JIM FOGLESONG
 
Description: President of Dot, ABC, Capitol Records and MCA
Known For: Foglesong was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2004.
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JIM REEVES
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Kown for the hit song - "Hell Have to Go" - "Bimbo"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JIM STEWART - STAX RECORDS
 
Description: Violinist, Record producer, USA
Known For: Record executive for "Stax Records" 1957 – 1975
Location Born: Middleton, Tennessee, United States of America

JIMMY GRIFFIN
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Former member of "Bread"
Location Died: Franklin, Tennessee, United States of America

JIMMY JONES - PIANIST
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Accompanied Ella Fitzgerald and Sarah Vaughan
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

JOE ALLISON
 
Description: Composer, DJ, USA
Known For: Composer of the song for Jim Reeves. He
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JOE BAUER
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Original member and drummer of "The Young Bloods".
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

JOE E LEWIS - GUITARIST
 
Description: Guitarist, Producer, USA
Known For: Guitarist for Conway Twitty
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JOE HILL LOUIS
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Louis’ recording debut was made for Columbia in 1949.
Location Born: Raines, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

JOE MAPHIS
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: One of the finest country guitarists of the 1950s and 1960s
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHN BERRY JR
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: First hit - "Your Love Amazes Me" - 1974
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHN CONLEE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: 1978 - Rose Colored Glasses
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

JOHN HARTFORD
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: John Hartford the composer of "Gentle On My Mind"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHN HUNTER
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: A member of "The Hombres" in the early 1960s
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHNNY ACE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hit - Pledging My Love
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHNNY BURNETTE
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Remembered for the hit "Your Sixteen" 1960
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHNNY CASH
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: "I Walk the Line" Hit Song - 1957
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHNNY CYMBAL
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Johnny Cymbal HEY MR. BASS MAN - 1963
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHNNY GRANDE
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, Arranger, USA
Known For: Bill Haley and his The Comets
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Clarksville, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHNNY MADDOX
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Musician, historian, and collector of musical memorabilia.
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Gallatin, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHNNY PAYCHECK
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for the song - "Take This Job and Shove It".
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHNNY RUSSELL
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Comedian, USA
Known For: Co Composer - "Act Naturally" - Hit Song
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHNNY SHINES
 
Description: Guitarist, Slide Gutar, USA
Known For: Album - "A Bucket Of Blues" 1964
Location Born: Frayser, Tennessee, United States of America

JOHNNY WRIGHT
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Associated acts - Johnnie & Jack, Kitty Wells, Ruby Wright
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Madison, Tennessee, United States of America

JON RANDALL
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer
Known For: Walking Among The Living
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JOSEPH HUTCHINSON
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK
Known For: Founder of the all girl vocal group "The Hutchinsons"
Location Born: Tennessee, United States of America

JUNE CARTER
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Comedian, Actress USA
Known For: 2005 - "Keep On The Sunny Side: June Carter Cash" - Her Life In Music - Album
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

JUNIOR WELLS
 
Description: Vocalist
Known For: "It Hurts Me Too", "Come on in This House", "Little by Little"
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, Record Producer, Dancer, ActorUSA
Known For: Hits "Cry Me a River" and "Rock Your Body".
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

KAREN GRASSLE
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: The Little House on the Prairie - TV series.
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

KEN MELLONS
 
Description: Vocalist. USA
Known For: Hit the charts with - "Juke Box Junkie" 1994
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Kingsport, Tennessee, United States of America

KENNY BAKER
 
Description: Fiddle, USA
Known For: Member of - The Bluegrass Boys.
Location Died: Gallatin, Tennessee, United States of America

KENNY BUTTREY
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Known as a session player, and worked with a number of well-known musicians. such as Bob Dylan, Neil Young
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

KENNY CHESNEY
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: All I Want for Christmas Is A Real Good Tan
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

KENNY ROBERTS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "I Never See Maggie Alone" and "Choclate Ice Cream Cone"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Lenoir City, Tennessee, United States of America

KIRK WHALUM
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: Working with artists like Whitney Houston, Willie Norwood, Babyface, Nancy Wilson
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

KITTY WELLS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Known as "The Queen of Country Music" - "The Clock Stopper"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

KOKO TAYLOR
 
Description: Vocalist, Atress, USA
Known For: Album - "Live from Chicago" - 1987
Location Born: Shelby County, Tennessee, United States of America

LARRIE LONDIN
 
Description: Drummer - USA
Known For: Sessions drummer for the most prominent singers.
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LARRY BOONE
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Everythings Changed
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LARRY COLE
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer
Known For: Lost in Blue Dreams
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LARRY LEE
 
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, USA
Known For: Associated acts Al Green, Gypsy Sun and Rainbows, The Impressions
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

LAURIE MCCLAIN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LEE GREENWOOD
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for witing and recording
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LEFTY FRIZZELL
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
Known For: "If Youve Got the Money Ive Got the Time"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LESTER FLATT
 
Description: Guiarist, USA
Known For: Flatt and Scruggs
Location Born: Overton County, Tennessee, United States of America

LIL HARDIN ARMSTRONG
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: ""Just For a Thrill" (The composer and revived by Ray Charles in 1959)
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

LINDA DAVIS
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Grammy Award winner
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LINDA HARGROVE
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, US
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LIONEL CARTWRIGHT
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: CHASIN
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LISA MARIE PRESLEY
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: Daughter of "Elvis Presley"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

LIZ ANDERSON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Charting herself with "Wife Of The Party" 1966 - "Tiny Tears" - 1967
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LORRIE MORGAN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Leave The Light On"
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LUTHER INGRAM
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for the hit - "(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Dont Wanna Be Right"
Location Born: Jackson, Tennessee, United States of America

LUTHER PERKINS
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Lead guitarist for the Johnny Cash group "The Tennessee Two"
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

LUTHER TUCKER
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Luther Tucker Band (1973)
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

MARGUERITE PIAZZA
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: She made her 1951 Metropolitan Opera bow as Rosalinde from Johann Strauss II
Location Died: Shelby County, Tennessee, United States of America

MARK CHESNUTT
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: His first three albums — Too Cold at Home (1990), Longnecks & Short Stories (1992), and Almost Goodbye (1993)
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

MARK LINKOUS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Leader of Sparklehorse.
Location Died: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

MARK WILLS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , Composer, USA
Known For: And The Crowd Goes Wild (2004) (Album)
Location Born: Cleveland, Tennessee, United States of America

MARTHA CARSON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: One of the most loved singers of the fifties.
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

MARTINA MCBRIDE
 
Description: Vocalist
Known For: Debut album, "The Time Has Come", was released in 1992
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

MARTY ROBBINS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Actor, USA
Known For: He gave Bert Bacharach and Hal David on of their first hits "The Story of My Life".
Location Died: Brentwood, Williamson County, Tennessee, United States of America

MATRACA BERG
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: 1999 - "Lying to the Moon and Other Stories" - Album
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

MEGAN FOX
 
Description: Actress, model
Known For: Film - Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States of America

MEL MCDANIEL
 
Description: Singer-songwriter, USA
Known For: Number One "Baby`s Got Her Blue Jeans On",
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

MEMPHIS MINNIE
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist
Known For: Album - "The Blues: Queen of the Blues" - 1929-1941
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

MEMPHIS SLIM
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA
Known For: Memphis Slim’s 1952 masterpiece composition "Every Day I Have the Blues,"
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

MICHAEL CARD
 
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter, Author, Composer, Radio Host
Known For: Cards most famous song is "El Shaddai" - recorded by Amy Grant
Location Born: Madison, Tennessee, United States of America

MILEY CYRUS
 
Description: Singer, Actress, Songwriter, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Cyrus released a double album, Hannah Montana 2 in 2007.
Location Born: Franklin, Tennessee, United States of America

MISSISSIPPI SLIM
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, DJ, USA
Known For: An American hillbilly singer with a radio show on Tupelo
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

MONTY MATTHEWS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Vocal Group - "The Jordanaires"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

MORGAN FREEMAN
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Film - "Driving Miss Daisy" - (1989)
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

MUD BOY AND THE NEUTRONS
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: Known Felons in Drag (1986) - Negro Streets at Dawn (1993)
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

NASHVILLE SOUND
 
Known For: Nashville sound is generally dated from 1957 or 1958
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

NEAL MATTHEWS JR
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Former member of - The Jordanaires
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

NICKY HOPKINS
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
Known For: Pianist with "Screaming Lord Sutch
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

NORMAN BLAKE
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Blake is known to be one of the best session guitarists in the U.S.
Location Born: Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States of America

OV WRIGHT
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hit song - THATS HOW STRONG MY LOVE IS - 1965
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

OWEN BRADLEY
 
Description: Producer, USA
Known For: Bradley’s first big production successes was Red Foley’s 1950 million seller “Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy,”
Location Born: Westmoreland, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

PATSY CLINE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: 1957 "Walkin After Midnight" Hit song
Location Died: Camden, Tennessee, United States of America

PEETIE WHEATSTRAW
 
Description: Pianist,Guitarist, USA
Known For: Wheatstraw began recording in 1930
Location Born: Ripley, Tennessee, United States of America

PETER DRAKE
 
Description: Guitarist, Record Producer, USA
Known For: One of the most sought after backup musicians of the 1960s
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

PIRATES OF THE MISSISSIPPI
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: Duo and band
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

POLLY BERGEN
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: Emmy nomination for her role as Rhoda Henry in two ABC miniseries, "The Winds of War "
Location Born: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

PROFESSOR LONGHAIR
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA
Known For: "Tipitina", "Big Chief" and "Go to the Mardi Gras"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

RANDY TRAVIS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: His debut album "Storms of Life" sold over four million record sales. (Album)
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

RAY PETERSON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Tell Laura I Love Her" (Hit Song)
Location Died: Smyrna, Tennessee, United States of America

RAYBURN ANTHONY
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Songwriter. USA
Known For: Hit song "There's bo tomorrow"
Location: Humboldt, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Humboldt, Tennessee, United States of America

RAYMOND USHER
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: Known for the hit - You Make Me Wanna.
Location Born: Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States of America

RAZZY BAILEY
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: "In The Midnight Hour"
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

RED SAUNDERS
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Band leader and drummer in the fifties
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

RED WEST
 
Description: Actor, stuntman, USA
Known For: He was a close high school friend of rock and roll singer Elvis Presley.
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

REDMON AND VALE
 
Description: Vocal Duo
Known For: Composers
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

RICKY VAN SHELTON
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: From a Jack to a King (Hit Single)
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

RITA COOLIDGE
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Album "Thinkin About You" - 1998
Location Born: Nashville., Tennessee, United States of America

ROBERT KNIGHT
 
Description: Vocalist, Producer, USA
Known For: His first recording, "Everlasting Love", written by label owners Buzz Cason and Mac Gayden
Location Born: Franklin, Tennessee, United States of America

ROBERT LUNN
 
Description: Comedian, Actor, Vaudeville, USA
Known For: Noted for "The Grande Ole Opry"
Location Born: Franklin, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

ROCKY BURNETTE
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , USA
Known For: Hit song - "Tired Of Toein The Line"
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

RODNEY ATKINS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , Composer, USA
Known For: Second album - "If Youre Going Through Hell" - 2006
Location: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

RODNEY CROWELL
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer USA
Known For: Known for the album "Diamonds and Dirt" in 1988.
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

ROGER MILLER
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Composer
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

RONNIE MCDOWELL
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: The King is Gone (Hit Song)
Location Born: Portland, Tennessee, United States of America

ROSANNE CASH
 
Description: Singer - USA
Known For: Daughter of the late country music singer Johnny Cash
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

ROY ACUFF
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Location Born: Maynardsville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Tennessee, United States of America

ROY DRUSKY
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Anymore With Roy Drusky (Album)
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

ROY ORBISON
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer,USA
Known For: Known for many hits including - "Only The Lonely" - 1960
Location Died: Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States of America

RUFUS THOMAS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Blues In The Basement (1975) Album
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

RYMAN AUDITORIUM
 
Description: Entertainment Venue, Nashville, Tennessee
Known For: Academy of Country Music, Primary venue for the Grand Ole Opry
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

SAM PHILLIPS
 
Description: Record producer
Known For: Phillips was the innovator on the first Elvis Presley recording
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

SCOTTY MOORE
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Elvis Presleys first guitarist.
Location Born: Gadsden, Tennessee, United States of America

SHEB WOOLEY
 
Description: Vocalist , Actor, USA
Known For: Song "Purple People Eater" - 1958
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

SHEDAISY
 
Description: Vocal Trio, USA
Known For: The trios debut album, The Whole SHeBANG, was released in 1999.
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

SHELBY SINGLETON
 
Description: American record producer and record label owner.
Known For: "Hey Paula" - "Harper Valley P.T.A."
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

SKEETER DAVIS
 
Description: Singer, Composer, USA
Known For: Skeeter Davis a star on the Grand Ole Opry and known for the hit with "End of the World"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Brentwood, Tennessee, United States of America

SKEETS MACDONALD
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Composer
Known For: Hit song - Dont Let The Stars Get in Your Eyes - 1962.

SONNY BOY WILLIAMSON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Album, The Original Sonny Boy Williamson, Vol. 1
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Jacksonville, Tennessee, United States of America

STAFF SERGENT BARRY SADLER
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: THE BALLAD OF THE GREEN BERETS - 1966 .
Location Died: Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States of America

STAN BEAVER
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
Known For: His only hit "I Got a Rocket in My Pocket"
Location: Ducktown, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Ducktown, Tennessee, United States of America

STEVE SHOLES
 
Description: Saxophone, clarinet
Known For: Recording executive with RCA Victor.
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

STICK MCGHEE
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Charted With "Drinkin’ Wine.Spo-Dee-O-Dee
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

STONEY COOPER
 
Description: Fidler, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Husband and wife duo - "Wilmer Lee and Stoney Cooper"
Location Died: Tennessee, United States of America

SUGARLAND
 
Description: Duo, USA
Known For: Associated acts Billy Pilgrim, Bon Jovi, Bobby Pinson, Danny Gokey, Little Big Town, Jake Owen
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

SUN RECORDS
 
Description: Record label, USA
Known For: Known for giving notable musicians such as Elvis Presley
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

SUZY BOGGUSS
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Known for the song - "I Dont Want To Set The World On Fire"
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

TAMMY WYNETTE
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Knownfor the hit song "Stand by Your Man" - 1969
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

TCB BAND
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: They first appeared live at Presley’s Las Vegas, Nevada
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

TECIA MCKENNA
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , USA
Known For: Born To Run (Soundtrack) "Off The Beaten Path"
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

TENNESSEE ERNIE FORD
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hiit on the pop charts in 1955 with his rendition of Merle Travis
Location Born: Bristol, Tennessee, United States of America

TEX RITTER
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Jingle, Jangle, Jingle," (Hit Song)
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

THE BAMA BAND
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: This country band backed up Hank Williams, Jr.
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

THE BOX TOPS
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: Major hit - The Letter
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

THE DUKE OF PADUCH
 
Description: Vocalist, Comedian, Banjoist, USA
Known For: Hee Haw
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

THE GENTRYS
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: The Gentrys million-selling "Keep on Dancing"
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

THE GRASCALS
 
Description: Band,USA
Known For: 2006 album - Long List of Heartaches
Location: Nashville., Tennessee, United States of America

THE HIGHWAYMEN
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: The album - "Highwayman 2" - A winner of a Grammy for Best Country Vocal Collaboration.
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

THE JUDDS
 
Description: Duo, Vocalists, USA
Known For: Hit Single - "Why Not Me" - 1984
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

THE NASHVILLE A TEAM
 
Location: Tennessee, United States of America

THE VAGABONDS
 
Description: Vocal Trio
Known For: The Grand Ole Opry
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

THOMAS WAYNE
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Known for the song "Tragedy" - 1957
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

TIM HENSLEY
 
Description: Vocalist, songwriters, USA
Known For: Performed with Kenny Chesney, Patty Loveless and Ricky Skaggs
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

TIM ROBINSON
 
Description: Songwriter, USA
Known For: "God Only Cries" - "Things That Never Cross a Man
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

TINA TURNER
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Songwriter
Known For: River Deep Mountain High (Hit Song)
Location Born: Brownsville, Tennessee, United States of America

TOBY KEITH
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer
Known For: He has had sixteen Number One singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts.
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

TODD CERNEY
 
Description: Composer of music, USA
Known For: "l`ll Still Be Loving You",
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

TOMMY COLLINS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Albums include - THIS IS TOMMY COLLINS
Location Died: Ashland City, Tennessee, United States of America

TOMMY LEONETTI
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, US
Known For: Known in Ausralia for his tonight Shows.
Location Died: Houston, Tennessee, United States of America

TOMPALL GLASER
 
Description: Singer, Songwriter, UK
Known For: "Put Another Log on the Fire (Male Chauvinist National Anthem)"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

TOWNES VAN ZANDT
 
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter, Producer. Composer, USA
Known For: "Pancho and Lefty," (Composer)
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

TRESA JORDAN
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: Dancing On Daddy's Feet (Single Hit)
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

UNCLE DAVE MACON
 
Description: Banjoist, USA
Known For: Known over the world as Uncle "Dave" Macon was one of the first Grand Ole Opry stars.
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Smart Station, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Readyville, Tennessee, United States of America

VERN GOSDIN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hit recording - "Chiseled in Stone"
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

WARNER MACK
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Debut single "Is It Wrong (For Loving You)"1957
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

WATERSTONE GUITARS
 
Description: Guitar makers, USA
Known For: Manufacture of guitars based in Nashville.
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

WAYNE MOSS
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Location Born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

WEBB PIERCE
 
Description: Vocal, Guitarist, Co,poser, US
Known For: Pierce has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1600 Vine Street.
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

WESLEY ROSE
 
Description: American music industry executive and record producer.
Known For: Acuff-Rose Music
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

WESLEY TUTTLE
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: A regular on televisions - "Town Hall Party"
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

WHITNEY DUNCAN
 
Description: Singer-songwriter, USA
Location: Scotts Hill, Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Scotts Hill, Tennessee, United States of America

WILLIE ACKERMAN
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: He became a Hee Haw drummer, and was also at one time a drummer at the Grand Ole Opry.
Location: Tennessee, United States of America
Location Born: Nashville, United States of America
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

WINK MARTINDALE
 
Description: Television host, DJ, USA
Known For: The spoken-word song, "The Deck Of Cards,"
Location Born: Jackson, Tennessee, United States of America

YUSEF LATEEF
 
Description: Saxophonist, Flautist, USA
Known For: Album - The Sounds of Yusef (1957)
Location Born: Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States of America

ZEKE CLEMENTS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: A member of their first cowboy group, "The Broncho Busters".
Location Died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

 
 
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