Waylon Jennings

Ray Wylie Enshrined
In February 2018 the legend of Ray Wylie Hubbard will rise even higher, as the singer, songwriter, and storyteller will be inducted into the Texas Heritage Songwriters' Hall of Fame.
It's the only reason anyone looks forward to Tuesdays, Randall King's #TipTheHatTuesday. Most weeks King shares a cover of a classic song, with a special emphasis on the song's writer.
39 Years Ago Today
On this date in 1978, Waylon Jennings’ I’ve Always Been Crazy album was released. The record was produced by Jennings and Richie Albright. It featured a cast of players that included Tony Joe White, Ralph Mooney, Carter Robertson, Reggie Young, and Bee Spears...
Happy Birthday!
On this date, June 15th, in 1937 one of Country Music's most iconic singers, songwriters, and performers was born in the west Texas town of Littlefield.
At the beginning of his career Waylon Jennings played bass with Buddy Holly. He famously missed the flight with Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritch…
Fifteen Years Later
On this day (Feb. 13th) in 2002, the world lost a legend. Waylon Arnold Jennings passed away from complications from diabetes, the music icon was 64 years old.
No one defined the outlaw country movement as well as Jennings. The man inspired his peers including Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson to …
In the '80s Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Kris Krisofferson, and Johnny Cash - four of the biggest stars in America - joined forces to form a true country music super-group, and revolutionize American music.
The "super-group" will be the focus of a new PBS documentary titled …

Load More Articles