Music Masters: Keith Stegall

March 21, 2015
Alan Jackson has worked with Keith Stegall since the beginning of Jackson’s career, and he credits the producer with helping him create his musical persona. Other newcomers who found success after collaborating with Stegall include Tracy Byrd, Terri Clark, Jamie O’Neal, Randy Travis, Mark Wills, and the Zac Brown Band. The Grammy-winning producer also has worked with George Jones, Reba McEntire, Aaron Neville, and Uncle Kracker. In his many years on Music Row, Stegall has been an artist, a label executive, and a songwriter. He has written hits for Dr. Hook, Al Jarreau, Kenny Rogers, George Strait, and Travis Tritt. Stegall discussed his career, with an emphasis on his production work, in this multimedia program. This interview was presented in support of the exhibit Alan Jackson: 25 Years of Keepin’ It Country.