Country Music/Moonlight Drive In


mitzi wrote at 2007-05-21 20:25:31
Hey Susan!  

the song you are looking is by turner nichols, on the self titled album from 1993, and its called moonlight drive-in. Story goes, they wrote that song while on tour, as the bus drove down Interstate 81 in Abingdon, va, they looked over and saw the back of the screen, and the name of the drive in  in big neon lights. My father owned this drive in for several decades, and I grew up"under the stars". Hope this helps, thanks for bringing back memories  :)

mitzi kennedy

Paul wrote at 2008-02-24 00:09:12
The song "Moonlight Drive-In" was by a duo called Turner-Nichols. I know, because I was the guy in the video.

leon wrote at 2008-07-23 04:09:28
susan I too am looking for this song i think its by vince gill i know that it came out in like 1992 or something... good luck and hope this helps


Tracy wrote at 2009-04-12 03:14:46
The song was from Turner/Nichols

Zack Turner went on the become a song writer with several large hits that includes the Watermealon Crawl from Tracy Bird

Amazon still sells the Turner/Nichols cd's.

Reggie wrote at 2009-12-02 18:01:14
Turner Nichols is the  duet  who did the song...

Matt wrote at 2010-01-22 22:13:18
Yes you are right.  The name of the song is Moonlight Drive In.  And it is a real place in Abingdon, VA,only its called Moonlite Drive-In. I have been there many times.  The artist of the song is Tim Nichols/Zack Turner.  Hope this helps.  I love this song also

carrie wrote at 2010-06-05 01:02:16
I remember this song and like you can't find it anywhere. When I was younger I listened to this song on repeat.. It was on a purple cassette tape of theirs and for sure it was called 'Moonlight Drive-In.' I wish I could find it!!

Ashley wrote at 2010-06-16 23:07:06
The song was written about the Moonlight Drive In, located in Abingdon VA. The singer is Billy Dean. Sorry it took 3 years to answer!

Beach weddings wrote at 2013-03-11 16:08:27
Just want you all to know that the song Moon Light Drive-in was wrote by Zack Turner and Tim Nichols and recorded by the too. I should know I am Zacks stepdad. How this will clear it up. Zack is now making a new CD with some great songs on it.

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