In April of 1978, beloved pot enthusiast and Highwayman, Willie Nelson, released his 22nd studio album.
Following the breakout success of 1975’s The Redheaded Stranger, 1976’s platinum selling Wanted! The Outlaws, and 1978’s #3 Billboard Country Top Country Album, From Lefty To Willie, Nelson decided he’d like to record some songs from his childhood.
With the help of his neighbor/producer Booker T. Jones and much to the chagrin of Columbia record executives, he did just that.
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