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Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard Announce Django and Jimmie Tour

Just months after releasing an album of duets, Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard will hit the road, together. The Django and Jimmie Tour is set to begin in October in Florence, S.C. So far eight dates have been announced, centered in the Midwest and East Coast.

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Merle Haggard’s Childhood Boxcar House Moved to Museum

Country legend Merle Haggard rose to fame from humble beginnings, growing up in a train boxcar home in Oildale, Calif. Now the unique dwelling will be honored for its service to the country community by being featured in the Kern County Museum in nearby Bakersfield.

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Merle Haggard Opens Up About Pot, Prison + Johnny Cash

Country legend Merle Haggard sat down with Men’s Journal recently for a unique, personal interview, and the star didn’t hold back. Haggard took the opportunity to share his feelings on a wide range of topics, from marijuana use to prison to his friend Johnny Cash.

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Merle Haggard Pulls Out of Nashville Festival Over Contract Dispute

Merle Haggard was a no-show at Nashville's Ink-N-Iron Festival on Friday night (Aug. 7) after a dispute with festival organizers.

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Merle Haggard’s Son Says Luke Bryan Apologized to Him for Outlaw Country Remarks

Luke Bryan has been busy making amends with everyone he might have offended with his recent comments about outlaw country.

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Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard Debut at No. 1 With New Duets Album

Beloved country icons Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard are back on top this week with the release of their new duets album, Django and Jimmie, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Albums chart and No. 7 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart.

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Willie Nelson (Feat. Merle Haggard), ‘Unfair Weather Friend’ [Listen]

Merle Haggard joins Willie Nelson for "Unfair Weather Friend," a new single from the two legends upcoming Django and Jimmie album. Their appreciation for one another can be heard in every note, breath and word of this friendship ballad.

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Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard Reunite for New Album

Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard were two of the founding fathers of the outlaw country movement, and they have paired up again to release a new studio album collaboration.

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Merle Haggard (Finally!) Receives High School Diploma

Merle Haggard is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and has received numerous other honors, but this may be the most unexpected of them all. The 78-year-old country icon finally got a diploma from Bakersfield High School over the weekend, more than 60 years after dropping out.

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Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard Release ‘It’s All Going to Pot’ Video

Country legends Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard have released a music video for their catchy tune, "It's All Going to Pot." The music video was released on 4/20, which is fitting given the song's title.

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