January 11th, 2013 19:57 EST
Judyth Piazza interviews Musician Mickey Carroll On The AP
Mickey Carroll is a guitar player, singer and bandleader who is dedicated to giving back to the world through community activism and musical commentary. In 1978, Mickey`s album "Love Life" was nominated for a Grammy award. In 1984 Mickey was awarded a gold record for his song, "Love Is Where You Find It". It went to number one on Billboard`s R&B chart, recorded by "The Whispers" on Solar Records.
Mickey is the winner of three Florida Arts and Humanities awards, his influences include Mose Allison, Randy Newman, Ray Charles and Diana Krall.
Mickey has worked with some of the most influencial people in the music industry such as Soul Train legend Don Cornelius and Dick Griffy of Solar Records. Paul Shaffer from "The Late Show" with David Letterman and many many more.
Mickey has long relationships with the best musicians, producers and engineers in the business. Let Mickey put together a show for your next fundraiser, convention, or event.
For More Information: http://www.mickeycarroll.com/
NBC Today Show interview back in the day