Charlotte music legend Arthur Smith dies

Posted April 3, 2014 10:01 pm | Filed under Featured, Local News

Country music legend and variety show host Arthur “Guitar Boogie” Smith died Thursday. He was 93.

Smith, a native of Kershaw, S.C. hosted radio and television shows four four decades across the Charlotte market. He recorded his first album at the Andrew Jackson Hotel in Rock Hill, S.C.

Smith’s programs aired on WBT-AM and WBTV-TV in the Queen City.



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