Willie Nelson Supports Tornado Relief

Throwdown Tour artists to donate performance fees from Alabama show.

As Willie Nelson's Country Throwdown tour 2011 prepares to launch, Willie, Jamey Johnson and other Throwdown artists have announced that they will donate their performance fees from the Orange Beach, Ala., show on June 5 to tornado relief efforts in Alabama.

Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Caitlyn Smith and Alabama native Adam Hood will also be donating their performance fees.

Randy Houser, Craig Campbell, Lee Brice and Drake White are also pitching in to show their support.

The 25-city Country Weekly-sponsored extravaganza launches in Philadelphia on May 27.

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