Earl Scruggs in 2005.
|Birth name||Earl Eugene Scruggs|
January 6, 1924|
Cleveland County, North Carolina--Flint Hill community near Boiling Springs, NC, U.S.
|Origin||Shelby, North Carolina, United States|
|Died||March 28, 2012
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
|Genres||Bluegrass, country, gospel|
|Instruments||5-string banjo, guitar|
|Labels||MCA Nashville Records|
|Associated acts||Bill Monroe's Blue Grass Boys, Flatt and Scruggs, Earl Scruggs Revue|
|A 1934 Gibson Granada previously owned by Don Reno and Snuffy Jenkins, and "Nellie", a 1935 Gibson RB-3 flathead|