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Willie Nelson Stoned in Austin

Country music legend Willie Nelson helped unveil a statue honoring him in downtown Austin Friday, singing his new song "Roll Me Up and Smoke Me When I Die." Organizers said they didn't intentionally choose April 20 for the event, but once they found out, they scheduled the unveiling at 4:20 p.m. reference to Nelson's openness about his marijuana use and advocacy for its legalization.
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Willie Nelson monument: Austin statue unveiled at 4:20 on 4/20

Pop Culture / Celebrity : The Dish Rag (3 years ago)

Legendary musician Willie Nelson, who also happens to be an outspoken advocate of marijuana legalization, was honored on Friday (4/20) in Austin, Tex., with the unveiling of a new statue in his honor. Read Post

Late Night: Willie Nelson Sings America the Beautiful

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake (8 months ago)

Willie Nelson's new video highlights the need to protect Appalachian communities from the devastating mining practice of mountaintop removal. The country music legend/land rights activist sings “America the Beautiful” to highlight o... Read Post

Willie Nelson Statue Unveiled On 4/20

Entertainment / Humor : Huffington Post: Comedy (3 years ago)

AUSTIN, Texas -- Country music legend Willie Nelson helped unveil a statue honoring him in downtown Austin by singing his new song "Roll Me Up... Read Post


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