About Earl Scruggs
January 06, 1924 - March 28, 2012
|Place of Birth||:||Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA|
|Also Known As||:||Earl Eugene Scruggs|
|Imdb Profile||:||IMDB Profile|
Earl Eugene Scruggs was an American musician noted for popularizing a three-finger banjo picking style, now called "Scruggs style", which is a defining characteristic of bluegrass music. His three-finger style of playing was radically different from the traditional way the five-string banjo had previously been played.