Willie Nelson is throwing an all-star party in Nashville in January, and everyone is on the guest list.
Willie: Life & Songs of an American Outlaw, A Willie Nelson All-Star Concert Celebration is set for 7 p.m. Jan. 12 at Bridgestone Arena. Performers include Nelson, George Strait, Sheryl Crow, Kris Kristofferson, John Mellencamp, Alison Krauss, Lee Ann Womack, Lyle Lovett, Jack Johnson, Norah Jones and the Little Willies, Vince Gill, Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks, and the Avett Brothers.
"Willie and his songs mean everything to music artists and fans alike. Like Willie, they have inspired us to remain true to ourselves in every possible way. This incredible lineup of artists on this show is a testament to that,” Blackbird Presents CEO Keith Wortman said in a statement.
Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday at livenation.com, by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000 or at Bridgestone Arena’s box office. The presale for Citi card holders opens at 10 a.m. Thursday and runs through 10 p.m. Sunday. For presale details, visit www.citiprivatepass.com. For more information on the show, visit http://willieoutlaw.com.
The concert will be recorded for a broadcast special on A&E Network.
SOURCE: The Tennessean