Willie Nelson, Toby Keith, Chris Janson, Trisha Yearwood, Jamey Johnson, Kris Kristofferson, Wynonna, Rodney Crowell, Lee Ann Womack, and Larry Gatlin are among the acts paying tribute to the later Roger Miller with a special concert. The event, called “King Of The Road: Celebrating The Music of Roger Miller,” will take place on Sunday, March 22nd at the Opry House in Nashville. Tickets go on sale Friday (Jan. 24th) at 10 a.m. CT at ticketmaster.com and the Opry House Box Office.
Country Music Hall of Fame member Miller is best known for hits like “King of the Road,” “Engine Engine #9,” “Kansas City Star,” “Dang Me,” “England Swings,” and “Do-Wacka-Do.”
Miller died in 1992 at the age of 56 from lung and throat cancer.