George Strait, John Mellencamp, Sheryl Crow, Kris Kristofferson, Lee Ann Womack, Alison Krauss, The Avett Brothers, Jack Johnson, Lyle Lovett, Norah Jones and The Little Willies, Susan Tedeschi & Derek Trucks, and Vince Gill are all set to perform at a special tribute concert honoring Willie Nelson. The event, called Willie: Life & Songs Of An American Outlaw, A Willie Nelson All-Star Concert Celebration, will be held on Saturday, January 12th at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, and will be filmed and recorded for a major broadcast special slated to air on A&E Network in 2019.
Additional artists honoring the 85-year-old singer will be announced in the coming weeks, along with surprise guests and collaborations to be revealed at the show. Tickets go on sale on Monday (November 12th) at 10 a.m. CT online at Livenation.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, and the Bridgestone Arena box office.
Source: Pulse of Radio