This haunting cover of “(Sittin’ on) the Dock of the Bay” sang by two of the biggest stars in country music – Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson – might just be one of the best covers we’ve heard in a while. Otis Redding recorded the hit three days before he died an untimely death. Since then, many […] More
Sit back and close your eyes and you’ll get a good idea of how Willie Nelson sounded back in his early years. The gentle voice you’re listening to belongs to none other than Lukas Nelson, covering his dad’s classic hit “Funny (How Time Slips Away).” The younger Nelson, a star in his own right, shows he’s […] More
As if her smile couldn’t get any bigger, it doubled once the crowd started clapping and cheering for her…
The concert was actually filmed in Austin, Texas in 2015, but wasn’t packaged into a televised special until 2017…
Teaming up with the son of his father’s longtime duet partner, Willie Nelson, Shooter and Lukas Nelson performed Waylon’s iconic “Good Hearted Woman” at a show in San Francisco, California back in February of 2016.
Country music has seen its fair share of power couples over the years, one being Waylon Jennings and Jessi Colter. Since both were pioneers in the outlaw movement, the two have come to be regarded as the King and Queen of outlaw country, and rightfully so. Jennings and Colter married in 1969 and had one […] More
In 1913, a blind fiddler player named Dick Burnett published a folk song he titled “Farewell Song.” Little did he know how many name changes that song would go through or how many people would record it. Over a 100 years later, we now know Burnett’s “Farewell” song as a little tune titled “Man of Constant […] More
The country quartet each took turns singing a different verse of the song: first Nelson, second Kristofferson, then Jennings, and Cash to close the song out.
One of the best parts of the outlaw movement of country music was how supportive and close-knit the musicians were. An old-school outlaw country playlist to get you through the rest of the afternoon: https://t.co/cE0QQcoyCb pic.twitter.com/AMvsjx2WWg — Garden & Gun (@gardenandgun) August 16, 2017 This was true was because of a woman by the name of […] More
In the commercial version of the song, Waylon makes a reference to himself and his appearance in the show…
One thing’s for certain, musical talent runs through the Twitty family’s veins. Conway Twitty was one of the most iconic country stars of all time, with countless hit albums and singles to his name. His untimely passing at the age of 59 in 1993 left the genre without one of its shining stars. But Conway’s legacy continues […] More
If you take one look at this photo, you may never know who the celebrity is underneath the beard and braids! A pop star turned fashion mogul, and a former co-star of Willie Nelson’s, dressed up as him for Halloween and her husband, former NFL player Eric Johnson, looked identical to one of his best buds, Waylon Jennings. Jessica […] More