Author Topic: Country Music Hall of Famer Mel Tillis dead at 85  (Read 964 times)

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Country Music Hall of Famer Mel Tillis dead at 85
« on: November 19, 2017, 06:37:26 PM »


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Tillis -- born in Tampa on August 8, 1932 -- recorded over 60 albums during his career and wrote more than 1,000 songs. He wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens of his own singles.

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Re: Country Music Hall of Famer Mel Tillis dead at 85
« Reply #1 on: November 20, 2017, 04:02:14 AM »

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Tillis -- born in Tampa on August 8, 1932 -- recorded over 60 albums during his career and wrote more than 1,000 songs. He wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens of his own singles.

more @
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/mel-tillis-country-music-legend-dead-at-85/

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Re: Country Music Hall of Famer Mel Tillis dead at 85
« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2017, 02:17:32 PM »
A truly classy guy, or class act, he was always polite, just a real nice guy.
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