Jake Roberts has been through a lot in his career. He battled an
“It’s a lie, its a lie man, Jesus Christ
wherein the hell is he gonna get 10,000 dollars? If he loaned me ten thousand dollars wouldn’t he haveget it writing at least, Jesus itsthe most ridiculous crap ever, and here’s how you know…. Honky Tonk’s involved…. you know, give me a break, Honky you loser, sit down and shut up.”
“You know when you are down and out and you’re dying of cancer, things aren’t too damn good, I get it But don’t attack your friends Jerry, Jesus its just so sick its sad, and just because Honky can sell ‘Hey man if you did it it would be a good way you can get a bunch of people up Jake’s ass, and guess what? They will probably throw some money at you, you know what I mean man, because no one knows who you are Jerry, and you can get some publicity on ya’…. Jesus Christ man..welcome to Memphis Honky.. Go home.”
This is not a good situation, but hopefully, Grey will be okay even if Roberts doesn’t pay up. In the meantime, you can check out some stories about Roberts as told by Grey posted below along with a video from the Honky Tonk Man that Roberts was likely referencing in the interview.