Banjo Legend Earl Scruggs Dies at 88 | Billboard.com

Bluegrass and country legend Earl Scruggs died in a Nashville hospital on Wednesday. He was 88.

According to The Associated Press, his son Gary said the musician died of natural causes. The banjo player was a bluegrass icon who brought his distinct three-finger style from its ’50s and ’60s heyday to a new generation of folk musicians, performing with artists such as Bob Dylan and the Byrds as well as his sons in the Earl Scruggs Revue

via Banjo Legend Earl Scruggs Dies at 88 | Billboard.com.

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