Read My Licks

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Read My Licks
Studio album by Chet Atkins
Released 1994
Recorded Nashville, TN
Genre Country, pop
Length 42:22
Label Columbia
Producer Chet Atkins, David Hungate
Chet Atkins chronology
Jazz From the Hills
Read My Licks

Read My Licks is a recording by American guitarist Chet Atkins.

David Hungate and Chet again co-produce with a number of guest musicians. Suzy Bogguss contributes a lead vocal on "After You've Gone". She and Chet released a duet album the same year. Steve Wariner joins Chet in a vocal as well as guitar duet on "Read My Licks".

At the Grammy Awards of 1994, "Young Thing" won the Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars [1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Young Thing" (Atkins) – 3:14
  2. "Mountains of Illinois" (Atkins, Pat Bergeson) – 4:10
  3. "After You've Gone" (Creamer, Layton) – 3:31
  4. "Every Now and Then" (Atkins, Goodrum) – 3:01
  5. "Somebody Loves Me Now" (R. L. Kass) – 4:07
  6. "Norway" (Claese Neeb) – 3:41
  7. "Read My Licks" (Allen, Jones) – 4:34
  8. "Take a Look at Her Now" (Bergeson, Kass) – 3:56
  9. "Around the Bend" (Atkins, Jerry Reed) – 3:45
  10. "Dream" (Johnny Mercer) – 4:35
  11. "Vincent" (Don McLean) – 3:48



  1. ^ "Read My Licks > Review". Allmusic. Retrieved July 2, 2011. 

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