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Mickey Gilley

Mickey Leroy Gilley was born 9th March 1936 in Natchez, Mississippi. Best known as a Country music singer and piano player, he moved to Houston at age 17 and began playing rock n roll in local clubs, cutting "Tell Me Why" and "Oo-ee-baby" for the local Minor label. He experienced little success on a succession of labels - Dot (Memphis), Rex (New Orleans), Khoury (Lake Charles, Louisiana) until in 1960 he cut "Is It Wrong" for Potomac which became a regional hit. Read more on

Mickey Gilley has 7 songs that have been featured in movies like 13th Annual Music City News Awards, Tough Enough, Urban Cowboy and What They Wanted, What They Got. What is your favorite song by Mickey Gilley?


Songs from Mickey Gilley

All The Girls Get Prettier At Closing Time
I Was Born A Dreamer
Stand by Me
Here Comes The Hurt Again
Rockin' My Life Away
Jukebox Argument

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