Merle Haggard: Salute to a Country Legend ON A&E APRIL 13
“Merle Haggard: Salute to a Country Legend” is a one-night-only concert special honoring the music and legacy of Merle Haggard. On what would have been his 80th birthday, Ben Haggard, Billy Gibbons, Dierks Bentley, Hank Williams Jr., Jamey Johnson, Kacey Musgraves, Keith Richards, Kenny Chesney, Loretta Lynn, Miranda Lambert, Toby Keith, Warren Haynes, Willie Nelson and more come together to pay tribute to Merle’s career. Fans will witness an all-star sing-along with artists singing “Okie from Muskogee,” never before seen interviews, exclusive behind the scene footage, and never before televised captivating performances from some of country music’s biggest artists.
“Merle Haggard: Salute to a Country Legend” is produced by Blackbird Presents for A&E Network with Keith Wortman, Theresa Haggard, and Mark Rothbaum serving as executive producers and Robert Rauffer and Mark Anstendig as Co-Executive Producers. Elaine Frontain Bryant and Brad Abramson serve as executive producers for A&E Network.