Looking for a Christmas gift for the country music fan in your life? Look no further.
On December 11th, Blackbird Presents will offer the worldwide CD/DVD release of Sing Me Back Home: The Music Of Merle Haggard. The concert, which was originally held in April of 2017 at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, brought some of the biggest stars in music together to honor the music and legacy of the great Merle Haggard.
Sing Me Back Home: The Music Of Merle Haggard features performances by Alabama, Ben Haggard, Billy F Gibbons, Bobby Bare, Buddy Miller, Chris Janson, Connie Smith, Dierks Bentley, Hank Williams Jr., Jake Owen, Jamey Johnson, John Anderson, John Mellencamp, Kacey Musgraves, Keith Richards, Kenny Chesney, Aaron Lewis, Loretta Lynn, Lucinda Williams, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Miranda Lambert, Rodney Crowell, Ronnie Dunn, Sheryl Crow, Tanya Tucker, The Avett Brothers, Toby Keith, Warren Haynes, and Willie Nelson.
Performance highlights include, “Mama Tried,” which was performed by The Avett Brothers; “If We Make It Through December,” handled by Dierks Bentley; “Misery and Gin,” which was performed by Miranda Lambert; “Ramblin’ Fever,” a duet by Toby Keith and Willie Nelson, along with a performance from Rolling Stones guitar player Keith Richards of “Sing Me Back Home.”
The concert special has been available on-demand on A&E, however on December 11th will be available for purchase in a CD/DVD format.