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Wide Open Country

Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson Sing 'Amazing Grace' With Jimmy Carter
Wide Open Country
The audience members at Willie Nelson's concert at Chastain Park in Atlanta, GA this past Friday had no idea they were in for the treat of a lifetime. Nelson and longtime friend and collaborator Kris Kristofferson welcomed two honorary guests to the ...
Jimmy Carter, Wife Rosalynn Join Willie Nelson Onstage for 'Amazing Grace' [WATCH]The Boot
WATCH: Jimmy Carter, Rosalynn Join Willie Nelson Onstage And Sing 'Amazing Grace'US 99.5

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Sounds Like Nashville

Willie Nelson Announces Annual Fourth of July Picnic
Sounds Like Nashville
Willie Nelson will celebrate America's birthday with the return of his annual Fourth of July picnic. Returning to Circuit of the America's Austin360 Amphitheater for the second consecutive year, the festival will feature more than 20 artists on two stages.


The Charlottesville Newsplex

Backstage Pass: Willie Nelson
The Charlottesville Newsplex
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (NEWSPLEX) -- Kelsey Summer was Downtown at the Sprint Pavilion where a legend was taking the stage. Willie Nelson's career has spanned six decades. He's won seven Grammys and numerous other awards. While the icon is ...


WSB Atlanta

President Jimmy Carter, Willie Nelson sing together at Atlanta concert
WSB Atlanta
Carter is an avowed Nelson fan, and he and Rosalynn were spotted standing throughout most of the Red Headed Stranger's set, front row, stage left. When Nelson launched into a concert staple, his rendition of “Georgia on My Mind,” a spotlight caught the ...

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Taste of Country

Willie Nelson's 43rd Annual Fourth of July Picnic Will Return to Austin
Taste of Country
Pack your finest baskets and coziest blankets, because Willie Nelson has announced that his annual Fourth of July Picnic will return to Circuit of the Americas' Austin360 Amphitheater for its second consecutive year. To honor America's birthday, Nelson ...


Wallowa County Cheiftain

Hootenanny celebrates the songs of Willie Nelson
Wallowa County Cheiftain
While country music legend Willie Nelson wasn't in Enterprise on Sunday evening, he drew a standing-room-only crowd into the Independent Order of Odd Fellows hall for the Hootenanny/Pie Social celebration of his life and music. Nelson, 83, is a founder ...


RollingStone.com

Flashback: Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, Kenny Rogers Swap Hits
RollingStone.com
When it comes time for Nelson to sing solo, he chooses the 1977 hit, "Sweet Music Man," one of the few songs Rogers ever wrote. Rogers prefaces Willie's performance by relaying the candid story of how he came to write the tune, which he notes took all ...


Rockdale Citizen

DARRELL HUCKABY: Willie Nelson does country his own way
Rockdale Citizen
I am speaking now of Willie Nelson, an old songwriter, singer and guitar picker from Abbot, Texas, who will be 84 years old when his next birthday rolls around. Last Friday night I had the distinct pleasure of sitting in the rain in Atlanta's Chastain ...
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The Daily Progress

Willie Nelson's feeding families
The Daily Progress
Within the span of a few weeks in the late 1950s, Willie Nelson penned half a dozen of the most enduring songs in country music history. If the man from Abbott, Texas, had written only “Crazy” in that torrent of creativity, he would have made an ...


austin360 (blog)

Looking back at Willie's Picnic through the...
austin360 (blog)
Raise the stars and stripes right here: The Picnic stays in Austin. Willie Nelson brought his iconic Fourth of July bash back home from Fort Worth in 2015, and things went well enough out at Circuit of the Americas to warrant a return engagement there ...
Willie Nelson Announces Lineup For Fourth of July PicnicCMT.com
Willie Nelson Announces Lineup for 4th of July Picnic in AustinWide Open Country
Willie Nelson's 4th of July Picnic heads back to Austin with legendary lineupCultureMap Austin
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