Oral History Information
Tony Brown, the Nashville recording producer, started his career playing piano for Elvis Presley! Tony became a noted studio musician working with Roseanne Cash and Emmylou Harris before becoming one of the most successful producers in country music. As president of MCA Records, Tony produced albums for artists such as (but in no way limited to) Vince Gill, Reba McEntire, Brooks & Dunn, Patty Loveless and The Mavericks. In 2008, Tony was given the AMA Lifetime Achievement Award for Recording Producer.