Eric Clapton is taking on a Willie Nelson classic in honor of the country legend’s 90th birthday, which was in April.Clapton has teamed with country/bluegrass artist Bradley Walker for a cover of Willie’s “Always On My Mind,” dubbing it “a birthday homage to Willie.”The track’s accompanying video is also Willie-focused,... Read More.
An all-star lineup of musicians helped Willie Nelson celebrate his 90th birthday onstage in Los Angeles in April, and next month those who couldn’t make it will finally get to see what they missed.Long Story Short: Willie Nelson 90 is set to hit theaters on Sunday, June 11,... Read More.
Willie Nelson is set to release his new book, Energy Follows Thought: The Stories Behind My Songs, on October 31 via William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.The collection, which Willie co-authored with David Ritz and Mickey Raphael, will feature backstories of 160 of Willie's favorite songs, from his big commercial hits to... Read More.
Country music's elder statesman Willie Nelson was recently announced as one of 2023's inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. He follows 2022 member Dolly Parton as the latest country icon to receive this prestigious honor. The recognition has been a long time coming for Willie, who has... Read More.
This year, Willie Nelson becomes the second consecutive country icon to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, following in Dolly Parton's footsteps last year.Also selected this year in the Performers category are Sheryl Crow, The Spinners, Missy Elliott, Rage Against the Machine, Kate Bush and the late George Michael. Additionally, the... Read More.
George Strait, Dwight Yoakam, Jamey Johnson, Emmylou Harris, Kris Kristofferson, Rodney Crowell and more have been added to the performance lineup at the upcoming Long Story Short: Willie Nelson 90, a star-studded concert celebrating Willie’s 90th birthday. They join the previously announced superstar-stacked bill, which includes Chris Stapleton, Miranda Lambert and The Chicks. Willie is set to... Read More.
Over the weekend, Willie Nelson performed at Stephen Stills’ Light Up The Blues autism benefit in Los Angeles, and now it seems Stills is returning the favor. The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer is one of several artists added to this weekend’s two-night concert event celebrating... Read More.
Willie Nelson, who turns 90 on April 29, has announced a fall leg of his annual Outlaw Music Festival Tour, where he’ll be joined by Bobby Weir & Wolf Brothers featuring The Wolf Pack, Gov’t Mule, Mike Campbell & The Dirty Knobs and more.The new leg kicks off September 8 in Raleigh,... Read More.
Joe Walsh and Willie Nelson have been added to Stephen Stills’ upcoming autism benefit, Autism Speaks Light Up The Blues 6. The event, hosted by Stills and his wife, Kristen, takes place April 22 at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles.Sharon Van Etten also joins the lineup, which already includes Stills... Read More.