The Essential Willie Nelson (Columbia/Legacy)

essential willie nelson
essential willie nelson

Willie's songs and persona are such a part of the language of country music that it's easy to take him for granted.

If you need a cold-water reminder of the man's accomplishments, look no further than this wide-ranging, comprehensive compilation.

Across two CDs, 41 songs and nearly two and a half hours, The Essential Willie Nelson makes the clearest case yet assembled for its star as both an unmistakable interpretive singer and a songwriter without peer. Your music collection isn't anywhere close to complete without some Willie, and this is unbeatable one-stop shopping.

Comments

Recent Music Posts More

More News

Accepts the ALS charity challenge from her friend Kenny Rogers.
Country and R&B collide Sept. 26 on a new installment of CMT favorite.
Alan Jackson: 25 Years of Keepin' It Country is open beginning Aug. 29
Other performers include Rodney Crowell, Patty Griffin and Jason Isbell.