18,000 fans packed Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena this past Thursday for “Merle Haggard Day.” The tribute show titled, ““Sing Me Back Home: The Music of Merle Haggard” featured countless artists from country to rock to remember Merle Haggard. The event was held on what would have been Haggard’s 80th Birthday.
The three-hour tribute show featured country and rock artists, Jake Owen, Chris Janson, Miranda Lambert, Kasey Musgraves, Keith Richards, Willy Nelson, Billy Gibbons, and more.
Chris Janson and Jake Owen:
Willy Nelson “He Won’t Be Gone”