Musician Scotty Moore has died at the age of 84 years. This was announced by the American TV channel NBC.
In recent months, Moore’s state of health has deteriorated sharply. He died at his home in Nashville, Tennessee. Information about the musician’s death was confirmed by several sources, including one of his friends
Moore was the leader of the group Starlite Wranglers, and in 1954 met with Elvis Presley. Guitar Scotty Moore sounds most classic hits of Elvis, including «That’s All Right», «Good Rockin ‘Tonight», «Milk Cow Blues Boogie», «Baby Let’s Play House», «Heartbreak Hotel», «Mystery Train», «Blue Suede Shoes »,« Hound Dog »,« Too Much »,« Jailhouse Rock »and« Hard Headed Woman ».
Moore inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Took 44th place in the top 100 guitarists of all time by the magazine The Rolling Stone.