Willie Nelson - Willie Nelson On The Mend

A representative for Willie Nelson has assured fans the singer is feeling better after experiencing breathing problems over the weekend (18-19Aug12).
The 79 year old was due perform at a fundraising event in Denver, Colorado on Saturday (18Aug12), but he pulled out of the show at the last minute after suffering respiratory problems due to emphysema.
Early reports suggested the country legend had been hospitalised as a precaution, however, his spokeswoman Elaine Schock has set the record straight, insisting the Just Breathe hitmaker was simply struggling with altitude sickness - but he recovered on his own.
She tells the New York Times, "He's fine. He's on the road to the next gig, and he's not in any danger."
Nelson is next set to take the stage in Dallas, Texas on Tuesday (21Aug12).


Tags: Willie Nelson


More Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson - So Much To Do Video

Willie Nelson's live performance of his song, 'So Much to Do', was recorded and released for members of the public to see.

Willie Nelson - The Party Is Over Video

A very young - and considerably less hairy! - Willie Nelson performs ‘The Party’s Over’, the 1967 single from the RCA released album 'The Party's...

Willie Nelson - I Never Cared For You (Live) Video

Willie Nelson recorded a live performance for his 1998 single, 'I Never Cared For You', which featured on the album 'Teatro' in the same year.

SuperMensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon Movie Review

For his lively film directing debut, Mike Myers (aka Austin Powers) traces the remarkable life of his friend, the almost too-likeable music manager Shep Gordon....


Supermensch: The Legend Of Shep Gordon Trailer

Shep Gordon may not be as famous as some of the biggest celebrities in the world, but you can bet they count him among their...

Willie Nelson: How Many 81 Years Olds Do You Know With A Black Belt?

Willie Nelson’s remarkable life notched up another typically astounding anecdote recently as the country music legend picked up his fifth degree and a black belt...

Willie Nelson's Stolen Armadillo and 5 Other Famous Victims of Theft

Willie Nelson suffered a fright this week when his stuffed Armadillo, Ol’Dillo was stolen after a Las Vegas concert. Luckily for the country legend, his...

Willie Nelson's Stuffed Armadillo, Ol'Dillo, Returned After Kidnapping

Willie Nelson's stuffed armadillo has been returned after it was taken from a concert in Las Vegas.Willie Nelson's stuffed armadillo disappeared from a concert in...



Willie Nelson Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Willie Nelson

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All