Tony Rice

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Birthday
8, 1951
Birthplace
Virginia
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
8, 1951 (age 68)
Birthplace
Virginia

About

Grammy Award-winning American acoustic guitarist who had a considerable impact on the bluegrass genre.

Before Fame

He began his music career in Los Angeles, California before moving to Kentucky, which was more fitting with his bluegrass style.

Trivia

In 2013, he was an International Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame inductee.

Family Life

His father was a semi-professional bluegrass musician.

Associated With

He has often collaborated with long-time friend and fellow bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs.