Floyd Tillman (December 8, 1914 – August 22, 2003) was an American country musician who, in the 1930s and 1940s, helped create the Western swing and honky tonk genres.
Tillman’s only No. 1 one song as a singer was “They Took the Stars Out of Heaven”. It reached the top of the charts in 1944.
Tillman was inducted to the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970 and Country Music Hall of Fame in 1984.