CP-3179 ~ Yodlin' Chime Bells
(York, Starday BMI)
CP-3180 ~ Nickel Worth Of Dreams
In the mid-sixties, he had DeVille Records releasing "I Want To Be A Cowgirls Sweetheart" "Emotions".
I believe it's him also on Jin Records of Louisiana : "Chime Bells" / "Rocking Rollin' Ocean" (Jin 284, 70s).
Mills says he's played the Grand Ole Opry and he's met Johnny Cash. His life sounds like a David Allen Coe song. In fact Mills - who spent many years living in Hollywood - was cast in a movie with the Man in Black. The movie was to be Jimmie Rodgers' life story. Rodgers is considered one of the fathers of country music. The movie was never put into production, however.
Read more about Gene Mills here :
Longtime country singer and native of Salem to take stage at Captain Kirk's