Songwriter Dean Dillon Honored by Hall of Fame

Dean Dillon will be the next subject of the Country Music Hall of Fame’s quarterly series, Poets and Prophets: Legendary Country Songwriters. He will be interviewed and give a performance in the museum’s Ford Theater on Nov. 1. Dillon has written or co-written numerous No. 1 songs for George Strait, including “The Chair,” “Nobody in His Right Mind Would’ve Left Her,” “It Ain’t Cool to Be Crazy About You,” “Ocean Front Property,” “Famous Last Words of a Fool,” “I’ve Come to Expect It From You,” “If I Know Me,” “Easy Come, Easy Go,” “The Best Day” and “She Let Herself Go.” Other writing credits include “Tennessee Whiskey” (George Jones), “Homecoming ’63” (Keith Whitley), “Set ’Em Up Joe” (Vern Gosdin), “All the Good Ones Are Gone” (Pam Tillis), “A Lot of Things Different” (Kenny Chesney) and “A Little Too Late” (Toby Keith).