Jerry Reed - top flight session guitarist who became a star country singer-songwriter with a knack for narrative and humorous songs. He also costarred in several films with Burt Reynolds. His biggest hit was, "When You're Hot, Your Hot.
Jerry Reed Died of Emphysema. He was a Country Music singer, guitarist, songwriter and actor. Co-starred with Burt Reynolds in "Smokey and the Bandit" which he wrote and sang the theme song, "East Bound and Down"".