Archives For 2013

This year we introduce a lot of new products to the online Willie store! We asked fans for their insight on what they wanted to see and even brought back a few vintage items! Here were some of the fan favorite items of 2013, the must-have’s for every Willie fan!

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The Passing Of Our Friend Ray Price

admin —  December 17, 2013 — 47 Comments

We are sad beyond words at the passing of our good friend, the legendary Ray Price. Our prayers are for Janie and his family as they cope with their incredible loss. But our loss
is Heaven’s gain, because a band of angels just got one of the best voices ever created.

There will never be another Ray Price.
We love you, Ray.

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The mystery of Fort Worth’s Christmas song is solved.

It took help from readers in Palo Pinto County, plus one surprised family in Conroe.

I wrote last Christmas how for almost 50 years, we’ve heard Willie Nelson’s sad ballad Pretty Paper, about holiday shoppers rushing past a disabled street vendor selling pencils and ribbons while crawling “all alone on a sidewalk” downtown.

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Happy Birthday to Billy English

admin —  December 16, 2013 — 4 Comments

Let’s wish a Happy Birthday to a big part of the Nelson family today, Billy English! We are so very grateful for you!

Spirit In The Sky

 —  December 16, 2013 — 4 Comments

When I die and they lay me to rest
Gonna go to the place that’s the best
When I lay me down to die
Goin’ up to the spirit in the sky…. Norman Greenbaum

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