What Did Mickey Gilley Die From? All you need to know about the real cause of the American country music singer and songwriter death.
American country music singer and songwriter Mickey Leroy Gilley has passed away at the age of 86.
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Born on March 9, 1936, in Natchez, Mississippi, United States, Mickey Leroy Gilley was an American country music singer and songwriter.
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.
What Did Mickey Gilley Die From?
Mickey Gilley, who died on May 7, 2022, at the age of 86, death was announced by Jeff Wagner, mayor of Pasadena, Texas.
The statement read;
“Pasadena has lost a true legend.
“Mickey Gilley passed away today, surrounded by his loved ones.
“It was my great honor to know this man most of my life.
“Mickey was a true musical talent who charted 42 singles in the Top 40 Country Charts over a span of two decades.
“His talent and larger-than-life personality helped ignite a new interest in country music as he introduced the world to Pasadena through his dance hall and ‘Urban Cowboy’ in 1980.
Our prayers for comfort and peace are with Mickey’s family, his loved ones and his fans.”
No actual cause of death was revealed, however, it’s believed he passed away peacefully.
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