Willie Nelson will be honored with all-star concert at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Jan. 12.
The tribute concert—"Willie: Life & Songs of an American Outlaw"—will feature performances by Alison Krauss, The Avett Brothers, George Strait, Jack Johnson, John Mellencamp, Kris Kristofferson, Lee Ann Womack, Lyle Lovett, Norah Jones and The Little Willies, Sheryl Crow, Susan Tedeschi & Derek Trucks, and Vince Gill. Additional artists will be announced in the coming weeks. Willie is also set to take the stage.
The event will honor Willie and feature some of his greatest hits performed by today’s biggest musical stars. The concert will be televised on A&E at a later date in 2019.
For complete concert details, including ticket information, visit BlackbirdPresents.com.
By Merle Haggard