Latest Waylon Jennings News



Shooter Jennings Embarks On Tour With Late Father's Band

7th January 2014

Rocker Shooter Jennings is set to embark on a tour with his father Waylon Jennings' band for the very first...

Jack Clements, Country Music Icon, Dies Of Cancer Aged 82

9th August 2013

Jack Clement, a Nashville country music legend, died yesterday (8th August) at the age of 82. He had been suffering...

Singer Jerry Mcgill Dies

3rd June 2013

Waylon Jennings' former collaborator Jerry Mcgill has died, aged 73.The singer/songwriter passed away on Thursday (30May13) at a hospital in...

Waylon Jennings' Final Recordings To Be Released 10 Years After His Death

18th April 2012

The final recordings of late country star Waylon Jennings are to be released 10 years after his death.The grizzled legend...

Never-before-heard Waylon Jennings Tracks Set For Anniversary Release

17th February 2012

Never-before-heard tracks by country star Waylon Jennings will be released this year (12) to commemorate the 10th anniversary of his...

Drea De Matteo Gives Birth To Boy

8th April 2011

'Sopranos' star Drea De Matteo has given birth to a baby boy.The actress - who also appeared in 'Friends' spin-off...

Waylon Jennings' Steel Guitarist Mooney Dies

25th March 2011

The longtime steel guitar player for late country star Waylon Jennings has lost his battle with cancer at the age...

Stars Line Up For Jennings Tribute

22nd November 2010

TRACE ADKINS, ALABAMA and KRIS KRISTOFFERSON have teamed up to pay tribute to late country legend WAYLON JENNINGS on a...

Kristofferson To Be Honoured With Cash Accolade

13th March 2007

Singer/songwriter KRIS KRISTOFFERSON is to be honoured with the Johnny Cash Visionary Award by Country Music Television (CMT) next month...

Jimmy Webb To Pick Up Ascap Honour

6th October 2006

Veteran singer/songwriter JIMMY WEBB will receive the American Society Of Composers, Authors And Publishers Voice Of Music award at the...

Kristofferson And Jennings Make Rockwalk

7th July 2006

KRIS KRISTOFFERSON and the late country singer WAYLON JENNINGS were inducted into Hollywood's Rockwalk yesterday (06JUL06). Songwriter Kristofferson was honoured...

White Scores Big Names, Alive And Dead, On New Album

20th June 2006

Singer/songwriter TONY JOE WHITE has been given a boost on his new album - he's secured the services of two...

Fascinating Fact 1641

15th June 2006

Grizzled country greats KRIS KRISTOFFERSON and WAYLON JENNINGS are to be honoured on Los Angeles' Rock Walk next month (JUL06)....

Dukes Cast Reunite For Festival Performance

12th April 2006

The cast of cult TV show THE DUKES OF HAZZARD are to perform together for the first time at the...

Jennings Pays Tribute To His Dad

20th March 2006

Rocker SHOOTER JENNINGS is revisiting experimental tracks he recorded with his late father WAYLON JENNINGS a decade ago (96), in...

Shooter + Drea Make It Official Onstage

12th April 2005

Actress DREA DE MATTEO showed her romance with country star SHOOTER JENNINGS is very much back on again at the...

Cash Tops Country List

2nd November 2004

Late music legend JOHNNY CASH has topped the ultimate poll of country men. The A BOY NAMED SUE singer...

Payne Lands Jerry Lee Lewis Role

4th July 2004

Country singer-songwriter WAYLON PAYNE has been picked to play JERRY LEE LEWIS in the upcoming JOHNNY CASH biopic WALK THE...

De Matteo Breaks Musician Rule For New Beau

22nd April 2004

THE SOPRANOS star DREA DE MATTEO is stunned she's enjoying a romance with late country legend WAYLON JENNINGS' guitarist son,...