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Jim Weatherly

Air date 02/02/2014

Tom Pearson speaks with songwriter Jim Weatherly, the Excellence in Music recipient for this year's Governor's Arts Awards. Weatherly led bands during high school and college and played dates throughout the South until he moved to Los Angeles with his rock band. During his years in L.A., Jim wrote songs which not only became pop and R&B classics, but also crossed over to country, gospel and jazz. In 2006, he was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, as well as the Mississippi Musicians Hall of Fame.



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