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For the Good Times (Chet Atkins album)

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Released  1971
Artist  Chet Atkins
Producer  Bob Ferguson
Length  26:18
Release date  1971
Label  RCA Records
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Recorded  RCA "Nashville Sound" Studio, Nashville, Tennessee
For the Good Times (1971)  Chet Floyd & Boots (1971)
Genres  Country music, Pop music, Jazz
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For the Good Times, fully titled For the Good Times (and Other Country Moods), is a studio album by guitarist Chet Atkins. At the Grammy Awards of 1972, "Snowbird" won the Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance. The album peaked at number 17 on the Billboard Country Albums charts.


Side one

  1. "Snowbird" (Gene MacLellan) – 2:10
  2. "Chaplin in New Shoes" (Boudleaux Bryant) – 2:10
  3. "Walk Right Back" (Sonny Curtis) – 2:25
  4. "Tuck Me to Sleep in My Old Kentucky Home" (Lewis, Young, Meyer) – 2:44
  5. "Vesti la giubba (from I Pagliacci)" – 2:33

Side two

  1. "For the Good Times" (Kris Kristofferson) – 3:08
  2. "El Cóndor Pasa" (Paul Simon, George Milchberg) – 2:55
  3. "Just One Time" (Don Gibson) – 2:40
  4. "Together Alone" (Bruce Cockburn) – 3:06
  5. "Theme from Love Story" (Francis Lai, Carl Sigman) – 2:27


  • Chet Atkins – guitar
  • Production notes

  • Al Pachucki – engineer
  • Bob Vandevort – engineer
  • Roy Shockley – recording technician
  • Jimmy Moore – cover photo
  • References

    For the Good Times (Chet Atkins album) Wikipedia

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