SiriusXM Country Roundup Week of April 28th, 2017: Willie Nelson + more

Willie Nelson

Sarah Burke here, and I’m looking at the week that was in country music, including the latest SiriusXM Most Wanted Countdown, new music from Willie Nelson and more!

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Happy Birthday Willie Nelson!

Willie Nelson turns 84 this week on April 29th, the same weekend his new record is on shelves.  He spoke about the new album at SiriusXM Music City Theatre in Nashville for the official “God’s Problem Child” album release with producer Buddy Cannon.

Nelson’s still got the best sense of humour, penning a song titled, Still Not Dead for the album, having some fun with the constant rumours about his death:

WILLIE NELSON TALKS ABOUT HIS NEW ALBUM

SiriusXM House Canadian Music Week

 Stay tuned for video interviews and performances with Jess Moskaluke & High Valley live at SiriusXM House last week during Canadian Music Week. Here’s a teaser of what you’ll see:

Tim McGraw & Faith Hill Kick Off Their Soul2Soul Tour

Tim McGraw & Faith Hill have been starting their shows in separate spotlights on opposite sides of the stage, performing a classic originally done by Aretha Franklin and George Michael, 1986’s “I Knew You Were Waiting For Me.”

The power-country-couple kicked off their Soul2Soul Tour this month with lots to keep fans excited from new music to solo songs from both artists.

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