By Dave Alexander
Howdy Texas Music Fans! Most of you probably realize how difficult breaking into the Texas music industry can be, not to mention the national scene. Getting a break is almost required in order to reach popularity in this fickle business. The second dilemma most entertainers face is longevity. Getting there is one thing; staying there is another.
My friend Mickey Gilley has proven that determination and a break here and there can give you a long life of success.
Now entering into his 80’s, Mickey is still performing with the best of them. I was honored to work with him this year for the first time and quickly realized that this man is truly a “Class Act.”
To read more pick up a copy of the December 2017 NTFR issue.18