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Scotty Moore
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Background information
Birth name Winfield Scott Moore III
Born (1931-12-27)December 27, 1931
Gadsden, Tennessee, U.S.
Died June 28, 2016(2016-06-28) (aged 84)
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
Genres Rock and roll
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Guitar
Years active 1950s–2009
Labels Sun
Associated acts

Winfield Scott "Scotty" Moore III (December 27, 1931 – June 28, 2016) was an American guitarist and recording engineer. He was best known for his work with Elvis Presley in the first part of his career, between 1954 and the beginning of Elvis's Hollywood years.

Moore died on June 28, 2016, in Nashville, Tennessee, at the age of 84.


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