COUNTRY BEAT: Lee Greenwood, Willie Nelson, Martina McBride ...

Greenwood singing at NASCAR; Nelson joins tribute; McBride pledges $50,000.

Mariah Carey To Resurface For 'America' TV Tribute

Wyclef Jean, Willie Nelson among latest to enlist in Friday's televised benefit.

Willie Nelson Recuperating

Singer canceled a string of dates due to illness.

COUNTRY BEAT: Willie Nelson, Raul Malo, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band ...

Nelson cancels shows after reported collapse; Malo sets solo release date; Dirt Band founders reunite.

COUNTRY BEAT: Willie Nelson, Billy Ray Cyrus, Wayne Hancock ...

Nelson plans CD with Rob Thomas, others; Cyrus cuts rodeo tune; Hancock plans fall release.

Rob Thomas, Kid Rock Lend A Hand To Willie Nelson

Sheryl Crow, Brian McKnight also appear on country maverick's next album.

Willie Nelson, Lucinda Williams, Mark Knopfler On Board For Webb Pierce Tribute

Singer enlists Willie Nelson, Mark Knopfler, George Jones, Emmylou Harris, others.

Townes Van Zandt To Be Honored With Tribute Album

Emmylou Harris, Willie Nelson, others taking part in all-star project.

Fourteenth Farm Aid Show Set For September

Founders Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp will be on bill with others to be announced.

Clapton, Parton To Enter Songwriters' Hall Of Fame

Willie Nelson, Diane Warren also will be inducted at June ceremony.

Willie Nelson On The Road Again

Veteran artist will turn 68 during break from tour.

COUNTRY BEAT: Eddy Shaver, Willie Nelson, John Michael Montgomery ...

Heroin overdose killed Shaver; Nelson honors Shaver and sets tour; Montgomery on thin ice.

Chart-Toppers Willie Nelson, B.B. King Team Up

On heels of their current hit albums, the two Americana legends will be heard in a duet on "The Thrill Is Gone"

Country Beat: Willie Nelson, Olivia Newton-John, Jim Lauderdale ...

Farm Aid compilation CD due; Newton-John to open Olympic ceremonies; Lauderdale concludes Ryman series.

Nelson Transcends Earle With Drummer

Willie Nelson's Me and the Drummer tops Steve Earle's Transcendental Blues on Americana chart.

Ax To Grind: Lots Of Space, Lots Of Cowboys, Not Much Jazz

Almost all the jazz in 'Space Cowboys' wound up on the soundtrack.

Willie Nelson, Shawn Colvin To Headline Newport Folk Festival

Annual roots-music gathering also to take satirical jab at its history with "Bob Dylan Goes Electric Karaoke."

Old 97's Recording Next LP At Willie Nelson's Studio

Country Beat: Kinky Friedman, Willie Nelson, Keith Whitley ...

Friedman releases live album; Nelson to appear on A&E's 'Live by Request'; Whitley disc due.

Digital Beat: Willie Nelson, Blondie, MXPX ... to webcast country veteran's 12-hour Fourth of July Family Picnic.

Blues/Folk Beat: Willie Nelson, Cat Stevens, Sue Foley ...

Music legend's Fourth of July picnic to air in 12-hour webcast.

Country Beat: Russell Crowe, Willie Nelson, Radney Foster ...

Actor Crowe plays a handful of dates at Austin venue.

Willie Nelson Heads Newport Folk Fest Lineup

Guy Clark, Shawn Colvin, Mary Chapin Carpenter also scheduled, along with a Dylan-goes-electric karaoke event.

Willie Nelson Kicks Off MerleFest Jamming With Sam Bush

Country superstar says he'd like to cut a bluegrass record; his next one, due in June, is all blues.