Contact Us

Retro Spotlight: An Interview With Mickey Gilley [AUDIO]

Frank Micelotta/Getty Images

Thanks to my Dad, I am a huge fan of all types of Country music. near and dear to my heart is Classic Country. I guess it’s because I “grew up” with the legends.

I thought it would be fun to share conversations I have with some of the legends. Let’s start out with a guy that had 17 number one hits, my favorite being the tongue-in-cheek “Don’t The Girls All Get Prettier At Closing Time”. Mickey Gilley. He was instrumental in the “Urban Cowboy” craze spreading like it did.

Mickey is getting ready to hit the road on tour for the first time since a 2009 accident left his temporarily paralyzed. Hear the plans he has, his take on the iPhone, new music, and more. Give a listen!

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Best of 981 The Hawk

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://981thehawk.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Hawk Country Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Hawk Country Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.