Mickey Gilley Tickets
Mickey Gilley is an artist who made his name in both country and pop music. He debuted in 1964 by putting out his first studio album, ‘Lonely Wine’ and since then has gone on to release twenty six records more among which, ‘City Lights’ and ‘Room Full of Roses’ topped the Top Country Albums chart. Gilley has also come out of with twenty number one hit singles including, Room Full of Roses, Talk to Me, Lonely Nights, True Love Ways and Stand By Me. The artist is now about to hit the road and will be making his way to your town soon. Get your Mickey Gilley tickets and watch him perform live.
It’s been more than fifty years since Mickey Gilley first made his impact on the music industry and it is no surprise to see that his music is still making waves around the globe. He has tasted a lot of commercial and critical success and has come out with twenty seven studio and eight compilation albums. He started his career as a country musician, but later started to introduce pop elements in his sound. He is now going on his tour and watching him perform live is a special experience. If you are in town then here is your chance to catch him live. Book your Mickey Gilley tickets and watch as he performs to some of his biggest hits, live.
Lacing up the boots
Mickey Gilley was born in Mississippi to Arthur Fillmore Gilley and Irene Gilley in 1936. He was the cousin of the Legendary Jerry Lee Lewis with whom he shared a very close relationship. They, along with another cousin, Jimmy Swaggart were all interested in music from a young age. The trio used to play the piano when they were children and sang Gospel and boogie-woogie music. Jerry Lee Lewis later started his career in the music industry and became successful which made Mickey Gilley follow his footsteps. He soon teamed up with the producer Huey Meaux and started playing sessions in New Orleans.
In 1960’s the artist moved to Texas and began to make name for himself at a time when he was performing in many bars and clubs. That eventually led him to sign with Paula Records. He put out his record, ‘Down the Line’ which featured a single, Now I Can Live Again that received mild success. Mickey Gilley later opened his first club, ‘Gilley’s Club’ in Texas which later came to be known as the ‘World’s biggest honky tonk.’
Breaking into the mainstream
Mickey Gilley recorded a hit song, Room Full of Roses in 1974 which was written by Tim Spencer of the Son of the Pioneers. The single became so popular that he was signed by Playboy Records who distributed it nationally. It went to the top of the Hot Country Songs chart and reached the fourth spot on the Billboard Country Chart. Following the release of his song, Room Full of Roses, the artist put out an album of the same name and went on to release multiple hit singles throughout the 1970’s. Some of those include, City Lights, Window Up Above, Bring it On Home to Me and Don’t the Girls All Get Prettier at Closing Time. He remained a part of Playboy Records and released a total of seven studio albums before he signed with Epic in 1978.
Mickey Gilley started to crossover and introduced pop elements in his sound so that his music could compete with the new breed of country singers. He received more success when he contributed his single, Stand by Me to the film, ‘Urban Cowboy.’ The movie received a lot of success and so did the single as it reached the Top 5 of the Adult Contemporary charts. Mickey Gilley continued to deliver hit music and released number one singles like, That’s All That Matters, True Love Ways, Lonely Nights and Talk to Me. In 1988 Mickey signed with Airborne Records and released an album, ‘Chasin’ Rainbows’ which featured the Top 40 hit single, She Reminded Me of You.
Mickey Gilley: The star
Mickey Gilley has always remained in the limelight for producing hit music. The artist received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and has won an impressive six Academy of Country Music Awards. The Delta Music Museum Hall of Fame inductee is now going to go on tour and will be making his way to your town to deliver an epic performance. Book your Mickey Gilley tickets and watch him live.
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