Mickey Gilley

Piano Rocker

Years active 1957-present

Cousin of Jerry Lee Lewis and more

always klick on pic’s.

Mickey Gilley-Story1

Natchez, Mississippi, UStA

Born March 9, 1936 (age 82)


Discogr. & Info! Mickey Gilley


Mickey Leroy Gilley (born March 9, 1936) is an American country music singer and musician. Although he started out singing straight-up country and western material in the 1970s, he moved towards a more pop-friendly sound in the 1980s, bringing him further success on not just the country charts, but the pop charts as well. Among his biggest hits are "Room Full of Roses," "Don't the Girls All Get Prettier at Closing Time," and the remake of the Soul hit "Stand by Me". He is a cousin of Jerry Lee LewisCarl McVoy, Jim Gilley and Jimmy Swaggart.


Early life and the rise to fame Gilley is a son of Arthur Fillmore Gilley (November 27, 1897 – February 2, 1982) and Irene (Lewis) Gilley (September 11, 1900 – August 14, 1985) in Natchez, Mississippi. For many years, Gilley lived in the shadow of his  …        

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Original release, DOT 45-15706 (US) 02/1958 ; This release, repro DOT 45-15706 [1970s]

Call me Shorty   b/w   Come on baby

Call me Shorty - 1958

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