Kenny Buttrey

Kenny Buttrey

Original Name Aaron Kenneth Buttrey
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Death 12 Sep 2004 (aged 59)
Burial Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown
Memorial ID 9458745 · View Source
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Musician. Born Aaron Kenneth Buttrey in Nashville, Tennessee, he became one of the most influential pop, rock, R&B and country music drummers based in Nashville. He was a member of Nashville groundbreaking groups "Barefoot Jerry" and "Area Code 615." He played with Elvis Presley, Simon & Garfunkel, Bob Dylan, Neil Young and many others. His credits include Bob Dylan albums "Blonde On Blonde," "John Wesley Harding" and "Nashville Skyline". He played on Dylan hit songs such as "Lay Lady Lay" and "Rainy Day Women #12 & 35." He also played on Neil Young's classic "Harvest" album which included the hit single "Heart of Gold." His R&B credits include Robert Knight's "Everlasting Love" and "Anna" by Arthur Alexander. He died in his Bellevue, Tennessee home after a long battle with cancer.

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  • Originally Created by: Decal
  • Added: 14 Sep 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 9458745
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Kenny Buttrey (1 Apr 1945–12 Sep 2004), Find a Grave Memorial no. 9458745, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.