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Country Music’s Best Guitarists [PICTURES]

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Flat Broke Songs: No. 8

'Patches'
-- Jerry Reed (1981)

The bottom lines: "I was so ragged that folks used to call me 'Patches'/Papa used to tease me about it/'Course, deep down inside he was hurt...

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Jerry Reed Dies at 71

Singer, songwriter, guitarist and actor Jerry Reed died in a Nashville hospice on Monday after battling emphysema. He was 71.

Born Jerry Reed Hubbard in Atlanta in 1937, Reed earned the nickname The Guitar Man after his 1967 hit single, which was covered later by Elvis Presley (with Reed playing guitar on Elvis' version)...

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