Fifteen-time GRAMMY® Award-winner Ricky Skaggs’ career is easily among the most significant in recent country music history. Skaggs emerged as a professional bluegrass musician in 1971, joining bands such as the Clinch Mountain Boys, The Country Gentlemen and J.D. Crowe & the New South. He then led Boone Creek, also featuring Dobro ace Jerry Douglas.
Ricky Skaggs he has been honored with inductions into the Gospel Music Association’s Gospel Music Hall of Fame and the Musicians Hall of Fame. Most recently, he was awarded the National Medal of Arts in 2020 for his contributions to the American music industry.