Willie Nelson Added To BOK Center Concert

Friday, March 6th 2009, 12:47 pm
By: News On 6


TULSA, OK -- The opening act for the Dave Matthews Band concert at the BOK Center will be a country music legend.

Willie Nelson and Family will be joining Dave Matthews Band for three concerts, including the October 2nd, 2009, show at Tulsa's BOK Center.

Willie Nelson is best known for his versatile, eclectic country music with his classic ballads "Always On My Mind", autobiographical road songs "On the Road Again" and catchy rhythms "Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys."

Nelson has written over 2,500 songs.

Dave Matthews Band is internationally known for their annual summer-long, cross country tours.  The band is set to release their new album on June 2, 2009 which will be titled Big Whiskey and the Groogrux King.