DEAD: Reggie Young (aged 82)

American guitarist (Elvis Presley, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash and many more)

Reggie Young (December 12, 1936 – January 17, 2019) was an American musician who was lead guitarist in the American Sound Studios Band (a.k.a. The Memphis Boys), and was a leading session musician. He played on various recordings with artists such as Elvis Presley, B.J. Thomas, John Prine, Dusty Springfield, Herbie Mann, J.J. Cale, Dionne Warwick, Roy Hamilton, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, the Box Tops, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Merle Haggard, Joey Tempest, George Strait, and The Highwaymen

DEATH: Cause of death and plans for funeral services have not been announced.


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