How rich is Lonnie Melvin Tillis?
Lonnie Melvin Tillis Net Worth:
Lonnie Melvin Tillis Net Worth:Lonnie Melvin "Mel" Tillis (born August 8, 1932) is an American country music singer. Although he recorded songs since the late 1950s, his biggest success occurred in the 1970s, with a long list of Top 10 hits.Tillis's biggest hits include "I Ain't Never", "Good Woman Blues", and "Coca-Cola Cowboy". On February 13, 2012, President Barack Obama awarded Tillis the National Medal of Arts for his contributions to country music. He also has won the CMA Awards' most coveted award, Entertainer of the Year. He is also known for his speech impediment, which does not affect his singing voice. His daughter is country music singer Pam Tillis.
|Birth date:||August 8, 1932|
|Birth place:||Pahokee, Florida, United States|
|Profession:||Singer-songwriter, Country music singer|
|Education:||University of Tennessee, University of Florida|
|Spouse:||Doris Tillis (m. 1957–1977)|
|Children:||Pam Tillis, Mel Tillis, Jr., Hannah Tillis, Connie Tillis, Cindy Tillis, Carrie April Tillis|
|Siblings:||Richard Tillis, Imogene Tillis, Linda Tillis|
|Awards:||National Medal of Arts (2012), CMA Award - Entertainer of the Year|
|Record labels:||Columbia Records, Kapp Records, MGM Records, MCA Records, Elektra Records, Radio Records|
|Nominations:||Grand Ole Opry (2007), Country Music Hall of Fame, Florida Artist Hall of Fame|
|Movies:||“Living and Learning” (1971), “Let's Go All the Way Tonight” (1974), "Love Revival, W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings" (1975), "The Villain" (1979), "Smokey and the Bandit II" (1980), "The Cannonball Run" (1981), "Uphill All the Way" (1986)|
|TV shows:||"The Porter Wagoner Show"|
|Albums:||36 All-Time Greatest Hits, Four Legends|