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Glen Campbell and Willie Nelson Duet Nominated For CMA was a top story on Tuesday: Music legends Glen Campbell and Willie Nelson have been nominated for the Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Event of the Year for their poignant duet "Funny How Time Slips Away." The 53rd Academy of Country Music ...
On Jan. 6, Willie Nelson left the Harrah's Resort SoCal stage abruptly after singing just one song at his concert in Southern California. According to published recollections from fans in attendance, the singer began performing his customary opening number, “Whiskey River,” but was coughing and appeared to be having ...

Willie Nelson's 4th of July Picnic returns for the 45th year in 2018, boasting a diverse lineup of performers. Nelson & Co. will return to the Circuit of the Americas' Austin360 Amphitheater for a packed day of music on two stages. In addition to the legend himself, the lineup includes Sturgill Simpson, the Head ...
Sturgill Simpson and the Head and the Heart are among the artists scheduled to perform at Willie Nelson's annual Fourth of July Picnic at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. Joining the 2018 lineup are Ryan Bingham, Edie Brickell & New Bohemians, Margo Price, Jamestown Revival, The Wild ...
Mickey Raphael has played harmonica for just about everyone in the business over his 45-year career, from Snoop Dogg to Blue Oyster Cult to Wynton Marsalis to Neil Young. In fact, last year, he toured with red-hot country singer Chris Stapleton. At least he did until his friend, mentor, and longtime boss, ...
American Icon Willie Nelson To Perform Six Decades of Hits During Concert March 3 In Viera, Florida ... BREVARD COUNTY • VIERA, FLORIDA – Don't miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to see Willie Nelson live in concert as he sings his new song “Still Not Dead,” along with his many, many hits over ...

In the midst of South by Southwest is Austin legendary musician Willie Nelson's music festival, Luck Reunion. This year's edition, taking place on Thursday, March 15, will feature a unique assortment of Texas chefs. The food lineup, put together for the Austin Food & Wine Alliance by Salt & Time's Ben ...
That's what we were all thinking last month when Ruth Eckerd Hall announced that Willie Nelson had postponed his Feb. 15 show. Luckily, Willie hasn't slipped away quite yet. The 84-year-old returned to the Clearwater stage Wednesday night to a sold-out rowdy crowd. He smiled and waved, sliding on his ...
Big news coming out from Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort, John Fogerty, Willie Nelson, and ZZ Top are taking over the stage on Tuesday, June 26 for the Blues and Bayous Tour. Fogerty is an American musician, singer-songwriter, and rock icon. As lead singer and lead guitarist of Creedence Clearwater ...
With the passing of his buddies Waylon Jennings, Ray Price and Merle Haggard, country legend Willie Nelson feels like he's among the last of his contemporaries remaining, hence his new album title, Last Man Standing. Details On the Record. Last Man Standing is slated for an April 27 release date, only ...
“Absolutely love Robert Randolph & The Family Band. I first saw RR & TFB at Jazz Fest, maybe 2011 and was literally "blown away". Then, in 2013, I visited The Minnesota State Fare and RR & TFB were the premier "free" act. I sat in the first row of this outside pavilion and enjoyed the most "lit" show I've ...
Willie Nelson, shown last August at a concert in Los Angeles, will perform March 2 at the Pompano Beach Amphitheater. (Los Angeles Times). Ben CrandellContact ReporterSouthFlorida.com. Privacy Policy. To call Willie Nelson a country-music legend is not giving the man enough credit. A perceptive and honest ...
Music icon Willie Nelson announced that he will release his latest album on April 27, just two days before his 85th birthday. The album, titled Last Man Standing, will feature 11 songs by the country legend. He announced the album track listing and a video for the title track, which features Nelson and his ...
Willie Nelson, Nikki Lane Top 2018 Luck Reunion Lineup. Annual gathering at Nelson's Texas property set for March 15th. Willie Nelson and Nikki Lane are among the performers for the 2018 Luck Reunion in Texas. Credit: Gary Miller/Getty Images. By Jeff Gage. February 13, 2018 ...
It's just not Independence Day in Texas without the Willie Nelson 4th of July Picnic. First held all the way back in 1973, the lineup for this year's concert was announced Monday morning, with Sturgill Simpson, the Head and the Heart and Margo Price among the headlining acts joining the Red Headed ...
Willie Nelson, Nikki Lane Top 2018 Luck Reunion Lineup. Annual gathering at Nelson's Texas property set for March 15th. Willie Nelson and Nikki Lane are among the performers for the 2018 Luck Reunion in Texas. Credit: Gary Miller/Getty Images. By Jeff Gage. 11 hours ago ...
Willie Nelson is kicking the flu's butt – almost literally. Yesterday, Willie's son, Lukas Nelson, tweeted a picture of his pop taking aim at a punching bag. This photo is worth a thousand words, especially since Nelson was reported to have come down with the flu last week. My dad is a badass … resting in ...

Nelson, whose dad is country-music legend Willie Nelson, decided to go all in, practicing guitar and writing songs practically around the clock. "I put in hours like I was an Olympian," he says. It paid off. Last fall the country-rock singer released his fourth studio album, "Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real," to ...
Willie Nelson's doctor may have ordered him to take some extra time off after battling the flu—which resulted in Nelson needing to cancel all his live dates for February—but the 84-year-old singer's camp assured fans that he's actually doing just fine and simply needs to rest his voice a bit more before hitting ...
The country icon, 84, announced he scrapped all eight February concert dates, including six in Florida, PEOPLE confirmed Monday. “Willie Nelson has canceled his February tour dates as he requires a few extra weeks to recover completely from the flu,” representatives for the singer said in a statement.
DENVER (AP) — Capital raises in the marijuana industry appear to be continuing unabated since the issuance of the Sessions Memo on Jan. 4. Country music star Willie Nelson's cannabis company joined the marijuana funding fray Wednesday with the announcement of a $12 million raise for expansion ...
The movie stars Young, Willie Nelson and Lukas Nelson, the leader of Neil Young's current backing band Promise of the Real and son of Willie. Another musician and son of Nelson's, Micah, will also appear in the film. Young and Promise of the Real composed all the music. Read the full description of the ...
Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real sing the praises of Willie Nelson's famed Luck, Texas ranch in "Just Outside of Austin.' ... celebrates family, home and the joys of a simple life in the intimate new video for "Just Outside of Austin," sharing some screen time with his father Willie Nelson in the process.
Tickets to see the artist behind "Crazy", "Red Headed Stranger" and "Stardust" go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 2. Every pair of tickets to the show includes a copy of Nelson's newest album. Ticket buyers will receive an email with instructions on how to redeem the offer approximately seven days after the ...
Willie Nelson will become the first songwriter inducted into the Texas Institute of Letters. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times). Step aside, Bob Dylan: Willie Nelson is also a literary star. Dylan was awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature, an honor that drew criticism from writers of prose and poetry ...
James then proceeded to deliver incredible solo acoustic versions of four tracks from the album, the Willie Nelson-penned "Funny How Time Slips Away," Sonny & Cher's "Baby Don't Go," Diane Izzo's "Wild Honey" and Abbey Lincoln's "The World Is Falling Down." It's an effortless yet affecting performance ...
His latest album, "Willie Nelson and the Boys: Willie's Stash Vol. 2" features his sons, Lukas and Micah. Nelson wrote his first song at age 7 and joined his first band at 10. During high school in Texas, he toured with the Bohemian Polka Band as lead singer and guitar player. After graduating from high ...
(CBSNews.com) – Willie Nelson has been “On the Road Again” — and again and again — ever since he released that song back in 1980. And a song on his newest album proves he has no intention of hanging it up anytime soon, a point he underscores to our Bob Schieffer, For The Record (An earlier ...
The Legend: Willie Nelson has the pot tolerance of 100 Cypress Hills and if you smoke with him, he'll also gamble you out of a few thousand dollars while you're in a catatonic daze. Willie's a stoner icon. No one will tell you differently. He's been busted for possession enough times to lend legitimacy to his ...
AUSTIN, TEXAS - DECEMBER 31: Willie Nelson performs in concert at ACL Live on December 31, 2017 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Gary ... Willie Nelson called off a concert after just one song and was forced to cancel several upcoming dates due to breathing issues, The San Diego Union-Tribune reports.
Outlaw country legend Willie Nelson was forced to abort a concert after just a single song on Saturday night due to breathing difficulties, and now the 84-year-old has canceled upcoming dates for this week. According to reports in The San Diego Union-Tribune, Nelson was halfway through his opener, ...
Country-music icon Willie Nelson has postponed his concert on Tuesday, Feb. 13, at the Pompano Beach Amphitheater, citing lingering effects of the flu that forced him to cancel several shows last month. The new performance date is March 2, when tickets purchased for the original concert will be honored.
2017 Best of the Beat Award winner for Best Club, House of Blues, will host country legend Willie Nelson on Thursday, March 8. Upheld as possibly the biggest icon of the “outlaw country” movement– and one of the most influential country stars of the 20th century– Willie Nelson shook up the Nashville ...
But the change was passed, at which point "a couple of our distinguished TIL fellows and past presidents put together a nomination on behalf of Willie Nelson." It takes an 80 percent vote for a nominee to make it through. "Willie made it with flying colors, as he should," Davis said. "We did hear from Willie ...
Willie Nelson fans are likely familiar with the star's song "Pretty Paper," but what they may not know is that it's based on a true story. "Pretty Paper" details holiday shoppers bustling past a disabled street vendor crawling “all alone on a sidewalk” and selling pencils on a downtown street, with passerby too ...
At first look, many thought Willie Nelson made his way to Catholic Charities Las Vegas this Christmas, but the look a like was just one of many people volunteering their time to spread smiles on a chilly day in the valley. Another was a young boy named Kalvin who wasn't even alive when Willie Nelson first topped the charts.
That Time Snoop Dogg And Willie Nelson Exchanged Christmas Presents. You guessed it? The gift is weed-related. Brendan Bures. By: Brendan Bures. Dec 23 ... we were, who would be the best person to give a weed-related Christmas gift to? Willie Nelson has to be near the top of the list doesn't he?
When Willie Nelson came home to find his house on fire in 1969, he made a mad dash into the burning home to save two things ... and that's where the story becomes the stuff of legend. Nelson has told the story many times of returning home from a Christmas party in Nashville to his home in Ridgetop, ...
It took help from readers in Palo Pinto County, plus one surprised family near Houston. Since 1963, we've heard songwriter Willie Nelson's sad ballad “Pretty Paper,” plucking heartstrings with a lyric about holiday shoppers rushing past a disabled street vendor selling “pretty paper, pretty ribbons” for ...
Country music icon Willie Nelson and his wife, Annie D'Angelo, have raised two talented sons. Through thick and thin they have been together while touring the world. This rambling lifestyle created a unique childhood for their sons, Lukas Autry and Jacob Micah. Each son has developed their own musical ...
Whether you're into Willie Nelson or a wild night of dancing, here are our top picks for New Year's Eve in Austin. Austin's New Year at ... The focus is fitting given this fall's release of “Willie Nelson and the Boys,” which featured Willie, Lukas and Micah joining voices on a dozen country classics. $99-$157.
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For celebrities and musicians willing to partake in recreational marijuana, who better to pass the bowl to than Willie Nelson? The American icon has long been an advocate and user of marijuana. He even has a line of recreational marijuana called Willie's Reserve. Nelson's love of weed might be as ...
Willie Nelson has earned every conceivable award, continues to thrive as a relevant and progressive musical and cultural force. BREVARD COUNTY • VIERA, FLORIDA – Country music icon Willie Nelson will headline the four-day 2018 Space Coast Seafood & Music Festival when he performs on the ...
In 1975, Willie Nelson changed the rules of country music. His lonesome, noir concept album about a wayward preacher was a big and ...
This week, for your reading enjoyment, we have compiled critical reviews of live performances by Willie Nelson in Sugar Land, Texas; Joey ...
Today, EW is thrilled to premiere her holiday season duet with Willie Nelson covering “Baby, It's Cold Outside.” While the cut is well-known, the ...
Outlaw country patriarch Willie Nelson worked with his sons Lukas Nelson and Micah Nelson on their newly issued album Willie Nelson And ...
... Hill involves Si Siman and Ralph Foster — who created the "Ozark Jubilee" TV show in the 1950s — as well as Lester Cox and Willie Nelson.
Willie Nelson & Family, along with Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, play Dec. 29-31 at ACL Live. Here's the video for Cochran's “Send Me ...


 

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