On Wednesday, March 16, 2016 an extraordinary collection of music stars came together at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn., for the all-star concert event taping of a lifetime, The Life & Songs of Kris Kristofferson. This one-night-only concert event taping, produced by Blackbird Presents, brought together fans, friends and music icons to honor the songs of Grammy Award and Golden Globe Award-winning singer-songwriter and actor Kris Kristofferson.
On October 27, 2017 The Life & Songs of Kris Kristofferson was released as a two-CD/ two-hour DVD combo pack along with a 90 minute television world premiere broadcast on CMT. A special limited edition single CD was also released at select Cracker Barrel retail stores around the country. The CD/DVD contains such hits as “Me & Bobby McGee”, “Sunday Mornin’ Comin’ Down”, “Help Me Make It Through The Night”, “Loving Her Was Easier”, and “Why Me”.