AEG Presents is proud to welcome back legendary country music artist, Willie Nelson, to the Pompano Beach Amp. Multiple Grammy and CMA Award-winner Willie Nelson, will be joined by the Family, his touring group for a night filled with classic hits. With 25 singles having reached #1 on the charts, Nelson is one of the most prolific singer-songwriters of our generation. His songs, including “On The Road Again,” “Mama Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys,” and “Always on My Mind,” crossed genres and his iconic style has made him one of the most recognized entertainers in the world.
With a six-decade career and 200 plus albums, Willie Nelson is the creative genius behind the historic recordings of Crazy, Red Headed Strangerand Stardust. The iconic Texan has earned every conceivable award as a musician and amassed reputable credentials as an author, actor and activist. He continues to thrive as a relevant and progressive musical and cultural force. In the last five years alone, he delivered 10 new album releases and released a Top 10 New York Times’ bestsellering book.
In 2015, the new studio album with Merle Haggard titled Django And Jimmie, debuted at #1 on Billboard‘s Country album chart and #7 on Billboard’s Top 200 album chart. In November 2015, the Library of Congress honored him with their Gershwin Prize for Popular Song for his contributions to popular music. He is the first country artist to receive the distinguished award. In 2017, Nelson took home the CMA for Musical Event of the Year for his duet with the late Glen Campbell. He also released a new album recorded with his sons, Lukas and Micah, “Willie and the Boys: Willie’s Stash, Vol 2.”