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Lester Raymond Flatt Net Worth

Lester Raymond Flatt Net Worth is
$8 Million

Lester Raymond Flatt Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Lester Raymond Flatt (June 19, 1914 – May 11, 1979) was a bluegrass guitarist and mandolinist, best known for his collaboration with banjo picker Earl Scruggs in the The Foggy Mountain Boys (popularly known as "Flatt and Scruggs").Flatt's career spanned multiple decades, breaking out as a member of Bill Monroe's band during the 1940s and including multiple solo and collaboration works exclusive of Scruggs. He first reached a mainstream audience through his performance on "The Ballad of Jed Clampett", the theme for the network television hit The Beverly Hillbillies, in the early 1960s.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthJune 19, 1914
Died1979-05-11
Place Of BirthDuncan's Chapel, Overton County, Tennessee, USA
ProfessionMusic Department, Soundtrack, Composer
Star SignGemini
#Fact
1Lester's grandfather Jonas H. Flatt (1839-1896) was a private in the 28th Tennessee Infantry (2nd Tennessee Mountain Volunteers) in the Confederate States Army. Jonas' brothers John Madison and William Harrison also served the Confederacy. The unit saw action at Shiloh and Chicamauga.
2As a member of Flatt & Scruggs, elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1985.
3After the breakup of Flatt & Scruggs in 1969, Flatt formed the Nashville Grass.
4Country and western musician who formed the Foggy Mountain Boys with Earl Scruggs.

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Beverly HillbilliesTV Series musician - 266 episodes, 1962 - 1971 composer - 1 episode, 1962 performer - 1 episode, 1962

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Marty Stuart Show2010-2013TV Series writer - 5 episodes
Independent Lens2011TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Opry Video Classics: Pioneers2007Video performer: "Foggy Mountain Breakdown"
A Prairie Home Companion2006lyrics: "Rollin' In My Sweet Baby's Arms" / music: "Rollin' In My Sweet Baby's Arms"
Soundstage2003TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Desert Blue1998"Foggy Mountain Special"
Finding North1998performer: "I'll Be All Smiles Tonight"
Dutch1991performer: "Till The End Of The World Rolls Around"
Moonlighting1989TV Series writer - 1 episode
Sweet Dreams1985writer: "Roll In My Sweet Baby's Arms"
Country Superstars of the 70s1979TV Movie writer: "Little Cabin Home on the Hill"
The Old Grey Whistle Test1975TV Series writer - 1 episode
In Concert1975TV Series 1 episode
The Porter Wagoner Show1973TV Series performer - 1 episode
Two Thousand Maniacs!1964lyrics: "Roll In My Sweet Baby's Arms" / music: "Roll In My Sweet Baby's Arms"

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Beverly Hillbillies1965-1968TV SeriesLester Flatt

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Monkees1967TV Series 1 episode

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bill Monroe: Father of Bluegrass Music1993TV Movie documentaryHimself
Hee Haw1974TV SeriesHimself
The Porter Wagoner Show1973TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Nashville Sound1970DocumentaryHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1968TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Beverly Hillbillies1963-1967TV SeriesHimself
The Jimmy Dean Show1964-1966TV SeriesHimself
Country Music on Broadway1965Himself
The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show1962TV SeriesHimself
The Jack Paar Tonight Show1962TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show1962TV SeriesHimself - Musician
Grand Ole Opry1956TV SeriesHimself - Guitarist
Flatt and Scruggs Grand Ole Opry1955TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Opry Video Classics: Pioneers2007VideoHimself
CMT: The Greatest - 40 Greatest Albums2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Grand Ole Opry's Vintage Classics2005TV MovieHimself
America's Music: The Roots of Country1996TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself (1996)
High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music1994DocumentaryHimself

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