Willie Nelson doesn't mind the attention at Country Music Association AwardsAs stars began the walk down the carpet and fans screamed a few hundred yards away, Willie Nelson took a quiet moment on his bus before joining the celebration at the Country Music Association Awards.
Willie Nelson, Shelton, Lambert, Little Big Town, Church among winners at CMAsThey also poked a little fun at the night's honored guest, Willie Nelson, who was due to receive a lifetime achievement award and perform with McGraw, Faith Hill, Lady Antebellum and Blake Shelton.
NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Willie Nelson RemembersWillie Nelson's new memoir is largely episodic, made up of random Musings From the Road, as the book's subtitle reads.
RAW VIDEO: Willie Nelson Honored at Country Music Association AwardsRAW VIDEO: Willie Nelson Honored at Country Music Association Awards. The country world paid tribute to singer and songwriter Willie Nelson, presenting him with the inaugural Willie Nelson lifetime achievement award at the CMA awards.
CMA Awards celebrates country musicFrom left: Willie Nelson, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw and Keith Urban perform during. Nov. 1, 2012. From left: Willie Nelson, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw and Keith Urban perform during the Country Music Association Awards. Jason Kempin / Getty Images. Willie ...
Half NelsonLike many musicians, Nelson resists categorization. He's not rock. He's not country. On the song "Golden Rule" from "Wasted," Nelson and his band play with African rhythms.
Images from the 46th annual CMA AwardsArtists, from left, Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Blake Shelton perform during a tribute to Willie Nelson at the 46th Annual Country Music Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. (Photo by Wade ...
Singer, who channels country greats, sets sights on Sin CityThe singer and songwriter will bring The Highwayman Show, performing songs by Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings, for a headlining gig on Friday at the Galway Downs International Equestrian and Music Festival in ...
Critic's Notebook: Country music is ruthlessSure, there was a tribute, at the end of the night, to Willie Nelson, but it was tepid and rote. The real position statement was the show-opening performance of "The Only Way I Know," by rising stars Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan and Eric Church, who ...
Lady Antebellum, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, Faith Hill + Tim McGraw Salute ...The 2012 CMA Awards held a tribute to country icon Willie Nelson in the form of a jam session with some of the genre's A-listers.
Upcoming: Willie Nelson, Local Natives, Fun., The Manichean, Kendrick Lamar ...Upcoming: Willie Nelson, Local Natives, Fun., The Manichean, Taj Mahal, etc. By Craig Hlavaty Tue., Oct. 30 2012 at 1:00 PM.
The Farr Side: Hotly contested competition at CMAsYes, rapper Snoop Dogg really is nominated in the Musical Event Of The Year category for his collaboration of ìRoll Me Up And Smoke Me When I Dieî with Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson and Jamey Johnson. Need I say, the CMAs will never be the same ...
Country Music Awards 2012Blake Shelton, left, hands a guitar to Lifetime Achievement recipient Willie Nelson at the 46th Annual Country Music Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn.
Kentucky Country Singer Not Losing Sight Of Dream"Willie Nelson was one of the guys that I really liked back in the day," Molton said. "And I'd actually go around and hold my nose and sing like Willie.
Harrington: Grace Potter ready to roar at the Fox Theater Nov. 3The young rock vocalist-guitarist toured with country titans Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw, shared the stage with the legendary Willie Nelson and appeared at the recent all-star tribute to The Band's Levon Helm in New Jersey. The 29-year-old rising star ...
Fighting for the family farm: Farm Aid's 27-year legacy of music and activismThe songs of John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews, Willie Nelson and Neil Young have made their way from A-tracks to CD players to today's iPhone.
Last Concerts on the Campus performance SaturdayCountry Standard Tyme plays a variety of music from classic country artists such as Johnny Cash, George Jones and Willie Nelson to contemporary artists such as George Strait and rock and roll artists such as Ricky Nelson and Jimmy Buffet. The band ...
Born To Explore: Alaska's Islands Of Beauty And A Floating Message (PHOTOS)When I landed in my float plane, I was greeted by someone who appeared to be Willie Nelson. A shock of wild hair. A guitar in the back of his Zodiac.
Canceled: Railroad Revival Tour Featuring Willie Nelson, Band of HorsesIt sounded like a cool idea: take a few of Americana's marquee names -- Willie Nelson, Band of Horses and actor-turned-singer John C. Reilly -- on a coast-to-coast train tour, stopping to perform in a variety of open-air venues like parks, fields and ...
Dan Walters Daily: Do Willie Nelson lyrics tell Prop. 30's fate?October 26, 2012. Dan Walters Daily: Do Willie Nelson lyrics tell Prop. 30's fate? Dan invokes some lyrics penned by singer-songwriter Willie Nelson and wonders, given the latest polls, whether they're going through Gov. Jerry Brown's head.