Mickey Gilley & Johnny Lee: Urban Cowboy Reunion TourBuy Tickets
On June 6, 1980, the smash hit movie Urban Cowboy was released and a renewed appreciation for all that is Texas reemerged.
The Urban Cowboy Reunion Tour starring Mickey Gilley and featuring Johnny Lee will perform one night only at the
Wagner No√ęl Performing Arts Center on Thursday, June 26th at 8:00 p.m.
Mickey Gilley has enjoyed 17 #1 hits on the Country charts. His cover song "Stand By Me" reached number 5 on the
Adult Contemporary Charts. Gilley is a six time Academy of Country Music Award recipient and has enjoyed several additional
#1 songs including, "True Love Ways", "A Headache Tomorrow (Or a Heartache Tonight)", "You Don't Know Me", and "Lonely Nights".
In 1968, Johnny Lee began a 10-year working relationship with Mickey Gilley, both on the road and in Gilley's nightclub in Pasadena.
In 1980, Lee performed in Urban Cowboy, for which he recorded several songs used in the soundtrack.
"Lookin' For Love", from that soundtrack, became Lee's first Gold Record.
The song spent 3 weeks at the top of the Billboard Country Music Singles Charts as #1, and #2 on the Pop Music Singles Charts.