Willie Nelson Announces 70th Album

Willie Nelson is giving everyone a present for his birthday. On April 24th, just five days before Willie turns 87, he’ll drop his 70th album, “First Rose of Spring.”

While the album will feature two songs written by Willie, it will mostly be written by such artists as Toby Keith, Chris Stapleton, and Billy Joe Shaver.

Willie also dropped the first single from the record, the album’s title track, written by Randy Houser, Allen Shamblin, and Mark Beeson. Check out the new single and the track list below:

“First Rose of Spring” (Randy Houser, Allen Shamblin & Mark Beeson)
“Blue Star” (Willie Nelson & Buddy Cannon)
“I’ll Break Out Again Tonight” (Sanger “Whitey” Shafer & Doodle Owens)
“Don’t Let the Old Man In” (Toby Keith)
“Just Bummin’ Around “(Pete Graves)
“Our Song” (Chris Stapleton)
“We Are the Cowboys” (Billy Joe Shaver)
“Stealing Home” (Marla Cannon-Goodman, Casey Beathard & Don Sampson)
“I’m the Only Hell My Mama Ever Raised” (Wayne Kemp, Bobby Borchers & Mack Vickery)
“Love Just Laughed” (Willie Nelson & Buddy Cannon)
“Yesterday When I Was Young” (Hier Encore) (Charles Aznavour & Herbert Kretzmer)

Source: Rolling Stone


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