Me & Jerry

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Me & Jerry
Studio album by Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed
Released 1970
Recorded RCA 'Nashville Sound' Studios, Nashville, TN
Genre Country, pop
Length 26:08
Label RCA LSP-4396 (Stereo)
Chet Atkins chronology
Chet Atkins Picks on the Pops
(1969)
Me & Jerry
(1970)
Down Home
(1970)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Me & Jerry is the title of the first duet recording by Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed. Consisting of pop, country and standards, this collaboration won the 1970 Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance. Chet is on the right speaker and Jerry on the left.

Reissues[edit]

  • In 1998, Me & Jerry and Me & Chet were reissued on CD by One Way Records.[2]

Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "Tennessee Stud" (Jimmy Driftwood) – 3:05
  2. "Bridge Over Troubled Water" (Paul Simon) – 3:06
  3. "MacArthur Park" (Jimmy Webb) – 2:45
  4. "Ol' Man River" (Oscar Hammerstein, Jerome Kern) – 2:52
  5. "Nut Sundae" (Jerry Reed Hubbard) – 2:37

Side two[edit]

  1. "Cannonball Rag" (Merle Travis) – 2:13
  2. "Wreck of the John B" – 2:55
  3. "Stumpwater" (Hubbard) – 2:15
  4. "The January February March" (Hubbard) – 2:48
  5. "Something" (George Harrison) – 2:14

Personnel[edit]

  • Chet Atkins – guitar
  • Jerry Reed – guitar

Production notes[edit]

  • Engineered by Tom Pick
  • Recording technician: Ray Butts
  • Cover photo by Ashley Scott

References[edit]