July 24

QUESTION:

Name the 1980 movie that featured John Travolta, a mechanical bull and a soundtrack that included music from Kenny Rogers, The Eagles, Anne Murray, Mickey Gilley, The Charlie Daniels Band and more.

 

 


 

 

 

ANSWER:

“Urban Cowboy,” much of which takes place at the Pasadena honky-tonk, Gilley’s. The soundtrack album was later certified platinum and was credited with starting the “Neo-Country” boom also known as the “Urban Cowboy Movement.”