Chris Stapleton, Emmylou Harris & Eric Church Join Willie Nelson Concert Celebration


The new additions be a part of beforehand introduced visitors George Strait, Kris Kristofferson and extra.

Event producer Blackbird Presents has introduced the addition of Chris Stapleton, Emmylou Harris, Eric Church and Jimmy Buffett for a live performance celebration of Willie Nelson. Willie: Life & Songs Of an American Outlaw, a Willie Nelson All-Star Concerts Celebration can also be including performances from Bobby Bare, Jamey Johnson, Lukas Nelson, Margo Price, Micah Nelson, Nathaniel Rateliff, Ray Benson and Steve Earle.

The one-time solely live performance occasion will happen on Jan. 12 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. The gathering will honor Nelson’s legacy in music with an all-star lineup of musicians taking part in the artist’s biggest hits.

The new artists introduced be a part of an already stacked lineup together with Alison Krauss, The Avett Brothers, George Strait, Jack Johnson, John Mellencamp and Kris Kristofferson.

Nelson himself can even take the stage through the night that’s scheduled to see units from Norah Jones and the Little Willies, Lyle Lovett, Lee Ann Womack, Sheryl Crow, Susan Tedeschi & Derek Trucks and Vince Gill.

"Willie and his songs imply the whole lot to music artists and followers alike. Like Willie, they’ve impressed us to stay true to ourselves in each attainable means. This unbelievable lineup of artists on this present is a testomony to that,” mentioned Blackbird Presents CEO Keith Wortman in a launch.

At 85 years-old, Nelson spent 2018 touring with the Outlaw Music Festival and releasing his 67th studio album Last Man Standing and a set of his favourite Frank Sinatra songs titled My Way.

Willie: Life & Songs Of an American Outlaw might be filmed for a broadcast tv particular to premiere on A&E Network in 2019.