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Mel Tillis
Born:  August 8, 1932
Died:  November 19, 2017
Country Music Hall of Fame (2007)
Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame (1972)
KWKH Louisiana Hayride

About The Artist

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Appearance History This Month

June 1, 1972

Bellville, GA
Mel Tillis

June 2, 1972

Brewton, AL
Mel Tillis

June 3, 1972

Montgomery, AL
Mel Tillis

June 8, 1972

Houston, TX
Mel Tillis

June 9, 1972

San Antonio, TX
Mel Tillis

June 10, 1972

Ft. Worth, TX
Mel Tillis

June 13, 1972

Ft. Worth, TX
Mel Tillis

June 15, 1972

Odessa, TX
Mel Tillis

Get The Music


Buy this Book
Stutterin' Boy
The Autobiography of Mel Tillis
By Mel Tillis, Walter Wager
Rawson Associates
270 Pages
ISBN:  0-89256-263-3

Recordings (78rpm/45rpm)

Rec. No. Side Song Title
  40845 A It Takes A Worried Man To Sing A Worried Blues
  40845 B Honky Tonk Song
  40904 A Case Of The Blues
  40904 B It's My Life
  40944 A If You'll Be My Love
  40944 B Juke Box Man
  41038 A Take My Hand
  41038 B This Heart
  41115 A Teen-Age Wedding
  41115 B Lonely Street
  41189 A Violet And A Rose
  41189 B No Song To Sing
  41277 A Finally
  41277 B Brooklyn Bridge
  41416 A You Are The Reason
  41416 B Sawmill
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  2031 A These Lonely Hands Of Mine
  2031 B Cover Mama's Flowers
  2072 A Where Love Has Died
  2072 B She'll Be Hanging 'Round Somewhere
  2086 A Heart Over Mind
  2086 B Lingering Memories
  2103 A Too Lonely, Too Long
  2103 B Memories Made Of This
  764 A Mental Revenge
  764 B Guide Me Home My Georgia Moon
  772 A Stateside
  772 B Home Is Where The Hurt Is
  804 A Life Turned Her That Way
  804 B If I Could Only Start Over
  837 A Goodbye Wheeling
  837 B At The Sight Of You
  842 A I Wish I Felt This Way At Home (w/Bob Wills)
  842 B Looking Over My Shoulder (w/Bob Wills)
  867 A Survival Of The Fittest
  867 B Old Gang's Gone
  881 A All Right (I'll Sign The Papers)
  881 B Helpless, Hopeless Fool
  905 A Something Special
  905 B You Name It
  941 A Destroyed By Man
  941 B I Haven't Seen Mary In Years
  959 A Who's Julie
  959 B Give Me One More Day
  986 A Old Faithful
  986 B Sorrow Overtakes The Wine

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