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When Willie Nelson’s Family wants to continue celebrating Willie’s 80th birthday by taking over your airwaves, you happily oblige! Meredith and Chris are passing over the Freewheelin’ reins to 3 generations of the Nelson family. Join us in wishing Willie Nelson a happy 80th birthday, we’ll ask listeners to share stories about Willie and listen in as The Family Nelson performs exclusively for the Road Dog Nation! Paula Nelson Band (Willie’s daughter), Raelyn Nelson Band (Willie’s granddaughter)  Lukas Nelson and the Promise of the Real, featuring Willie Nelson (Willie’s son), Insects Vs Robots (Micah Nelson, Willie’s son), Folk Uke (Amy Nelson, Willie’s daughter), Lechuza (Martha Jewell Fowler, Willie’s granddaughter). Willie will be on the bus listening in to this birthday surprise!

Freewheelin’ with Meredith Ochs & Chris T.
Road Dog Trucking Radio
Sirius XM Channel 128 @TruckerTweet
11am-2pm ET Monday-Friday
(Replay 8-11pm ET Monday-Friday, 11am-2pm ET Saturday-Sunday)

On June 6th, 2013, “The Family Nelson & Willie,” including Willie Nelson, Paula Nelson Band (Willie’s daughter), Raelyn Nelson Band (Willie’s granddaughter) Lukas Nelson and the Promise of the Real, featuring Willie Nelson (Willie’s son), Insects Vs Robots (Micah Nelson, Willie’s son), Folk Uke (Amy Nelson, Willie’s daughter), Lechuza (Martha Jewell Fowler, Willie’s granddaughter) plus Toad the Wet Sprocket, Robert Randolph and Buddy Valastro, “The Cake Boss,” are coming together for a birthday event to feature four generations of the Nelson Family sharing the same stage for the first time ever.

The event will also kick off the Hard Rock International “Artist Spotlight” Willie Nelson merchandise program, benefiting the Biodiesel Alliance and the Animal Welfare Institute.

Willie turned 80 in April but the celebration continues. Amen to that!

Hard Rock’s Willie Nelson “Artist Spotlight” t-shirt, pin and bandanna will be available online at hardrock.com and at Hard Rock Cafe, Hotel and Casino locations in the following cities: New York, New Orleans, Maui, San Antonio, Nashville and Houston

Carlo’s Bakery, setting of the hit TLC show Cake Boss will be making a special birthday cake for the country legend to present to him at the June 6 celebration.

125 VIP tickets will be available for $80, and 200 will be made available for $40 through ticketweb.com. VIP tickets will include access to a pre-show VIP party and allow first access to the concert venue. 100% revenue will be split between the two charities, Biodiesel Alliance and the Animal Welfare Institute.

What is your favorite Willie Nelson track?

—Maggie Pannacione 

05.28.13

This article originally appear on Artist Direct.

The Hard Rock Cafe in NYC will be hosting another birthday party for Willie on June 6th. This celebration is extra special because it will be bringing together ALL of the generations of musicians of the Nelson family! Seating for this event is very limited. Fans have the opportunity to win tickets to the show by participating in the ticket giveaway on Willie’s Facebook page.

*This is a separate giveaway from the Club Luck contest. An allotted amount of tickets have been set aside for Club Luck members.

Important details:

  • This event is June 6th in NYC. You must cover your own accommodations and flights.
  • Winners will receive 2 tickets total.
  • Tickets are not transferable.
  • You and your guest must be 21+
  • One entry per fan

*Contest ends Sunday, May 2nd at 11:59PM CST*

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: If you would like to purchase tickets to the show, 125 VIP tickets will be available for $80, and 200 will be made available for $40 through ticketweb.com. VIP tickets will include access to a pre-show VIP party and allow first access to the concert venue. 100% of the revenue will be split between the two charities, Biodiesel Alliance and the Animal Welfare Institute.

WILLIE NELSON’S 80th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION CONTINUES WITH JUNE 6 LAUNCH OF HARD ROCK INTERNATIONAL “ARTIST SPOTLIGHT” MERCHANDISE PARTNERSHIP TO BENEFIT THE SUSTAINABLE BIODIESEL ALLIANCE AND THE ANIMAL WELFARE INSTITUTE CAMPAIGN TO KICK OFF WITH A BENEFIT “FAMILY & FRIENDS” ALL STAR CONCERT AT HARD ROCK TIMES SQUARE!

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Sarah McLachlan wishes Willie Nelson a Happy Birthday.

Willie Nelson celebrated his 80th Birthday on April 30th 2013. Join us in the celebration all month and all year.

Listen to more birthday wishes on SiriusXM Willie’s Roadhouse Channel 56