Willie Nelson

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People’s Choice Awards Nominations Include Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood, The Band Perry, More

While ‘Glee’ and singer Katy Perry have the most nominations, country music is represented by the likes of Blake Shelton (who is nominated three times), The Band Perry, Willie Nelson, George Strait, Lady Antebellum and Taylor Swift.

11/06/2013

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Willie Nelson Duets With Dolly Parton, Miranda Lambert & More On ‘To All the Girls…’

“It never was hard to write a song. It was an easy thing to do to make a rhyme,” Nelson told Radio.com. “I guess songwriters are supposed to be able to do that.

10/15/2013

Willie Nelson at Farm Aid

Jamey Johnson, Kacey Musgraves, Pete Seeger Join Willie Nelson, Neil Young, More During Farm Aid 2013

Along with Farm Aid board members Nelson, Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews, the annual event also included such guests as Amos Lee, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Jack Johnson, and Nelson’s sons Lukas and Micah.

09/23/2013

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LAUNCH: Billy Currington

The songs on his new album “We Are Tonight” were “all instants for me,” Currington told Radio.com. “I would hear them and I’d be like, ‘I have to hear that again and again.'”

09/23/2013

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RIP Tompall Glaser, Key Architect Of Country’s ‘Outlaw’ Sound

Singer, songwriter, studio owner, music publisher: Considering how many aspects of the music business Tompall was involved with during his long career, it’s a wonder he’s not better known.

08/14/2013

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RIP Jody Payne, Willie Nelson’s Longtime Guitarist

Jody Payne, who for 35 years played lead guitar in Willie Nelson’sband The Family, died this past Saturday (Aug. 10), from heart complications. He was 77.

08/13/2013

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Willie Nelson To Perform ‘Stardust’ Album In Entirety For First Time

At the Hollywood Bowl next month, Willie Nelson is going to do something he’s never done before.

07/18/2013

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Is Willie Nelson The Best Guitarist In Country Music?

At 80 years old, this onetime ‘outlaw’ artist still plays by his own rules. On top of that, he may just be the best guitarist in country music.

07/16/2013

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Toby Keith, Garth Brooks, Willie Nelson Play To 60,000 Fans During Oklahoma Tornado Benefit

Figures are not in yet for how much money Toby Keith’s Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert raised for the United Way, but early reports from his camp indicate that if the nearly daylong show didn’t break records for paid attendance, it sure came close.

07/08/2013

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Toby Keith On His Oklahoma Tornado Relief Concert: ‘It’s Wonderful People Care & Want To Do This For My Hometown’

As an Oklahoma native, Toby Keith is all too familiar with the devastation tornado season can bring. This year, however, the devastation was more severe than usual.

07/08/2013

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