Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson Cancels Concerts Due to Illness
Country legend Willie Nelson has been forced to postpone back-to-back shows this week due to an unspecified illness. A statement on his website only explained Thursday night’s postponement in Washington D.C., saying, “The show tonight at 9:30 Club has been postponed due to illn…
New Music From Merle Haggard Available October 4th [VIDEO]
That's right "The Hag" Merle Haggard has a brand new CD coming out October 4th, "Working in Tennessee". You can pre-order your copy here . You can check out some cool new tracks like his classic "Working Man Blues" with Willie Nelson & Merle's son Ben Haggard. Merle…
Country Stars On The Big Screen [VIDEO]
Alot of country music stars over the years has either did a cameo in a movie or was the main character in a movie like George Strait in "Pure Country" who can forget Jerry Reed as "Snowman" in "Smokey & the Bandit", Tim McGraw in "Flicka" or "The Blin…
Photos With The Stars – Share Yours?
Hi this is Steve Horn I've been with WBKR since 1989, I write and produce commercials here at WBKR kind of  behind the scenes, I'm still out and about occasionally broadcasting from somewhere having fun.  Anyway back to the story, over the years I've had the pleasure of meeting some great country mu…
Greatest Country Duets – Who Is Your Favorite?
Listening to WBKR as I always do, this morning I heard the new duet from Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood "Remind Me" it got me to thinking about all the great duet partners over the years like Conway Twitty & Loretta Lynn,  Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton,  George Jones & Tammy…
Jamey Johnson Producing Gospel Album
I think it was about 5 or 6 years ago that I was watching David Letterman when he announced that his musical guest was going to be gospel act The Blind Boys of Alabama. I was completely unfamiliar with this name. And Letterman often welcomes obscure musicians to perform--with mixed results, I h…
Willie Nelson Turned 78 Yesterday
Willie and Kenny Sing \"Blue Skies\"
Willlie just celebrated a birthday and what better way to commemorate it then with some "Blue Skies." All this wet weather has been a real bummer over the last week, let's brighten the day with a super cool video with the b…
On This Day: April 15th
It is the day of reckoning. Time to pay the piper. It is April 15th. Somewhere, Willie Nelson is keeping a low profile. On this day in 1755, Samuel Johnson's "A Dictionary of the English Language" was published. Good Lord, how many dictionaries were there? Aren't they all the same words? I…
Free Willie- No Sing Song to Avoid Sing Sing
Willie Nelson doesn't have to sing "Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain" to resolve his most recent legal issues according to the associated press. Willie has had tremendous success over the years with hits like "Always On My Mind" and yes, an extensive co…
Country & Oscar: Together Again
Nominations for the 83rd Annual Academy Awards were announced Tuesday morning, and the song "Coming Home" from Country Strong was among the four nominees for Best Original Song. This recognition continues the on-again-off-again relationship country music and Oscar have had for…