2016 has been a brutal year as we've lost so many famous faces, and the death of Merle Haggard just flat out hurts. I used to tell my friends when we lose George Jones and Haggard, country music will never the be the same. Now they're both gone and I'm sad.
Friday night, I had the pleasure of seeing Mr. Merle Haggard live in concert. I had seen him last year at ROMP, so I knew that he would be great. But, I wasn't prepared for was how impressed I would be with the Beaver Dam Amphitheater. Wow. Just wow.
Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard pretty much do whatever they want, am I right? The two living legends always have done things their own way, why stop now? Willie and Merle are releasing a new album, "Django and Jimmie" on June 2nd and I am more than excited about it! Today, on 4/20, they re…
Merle Haggard shared a picture of himself with an old friend Monday on his social media sites. Guess it doesn't seem that unique until you know how long it's been since they've seen each other and where they were together last. It's beyond intriguing.
Meeting George Jones was a career highlight for almost every country singer. Even legends like Randy Travis and Reba McEntire treasure the photos they have with the singer. Today, stars have been sharing their favorite moments with Jones, who died at the age of 81 years old this morning.