Country superstar and multi-instrumentalist most widely known for inventing the electric powered banjo. He became well-known for his regular performances on Television shows like “The Tonight Present”. He grew up in Spartanburg and initial performed on Phrase AM radio at age group ten. He provides twice gained the Instrumentalist of the entire year award on the Music City Honours. His mother proved helpful at a natural cotton mill for thirty-five years. He performed in Porter Wagoner’s music group Wagon Experts from 1962-1973.