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Willie Nelson Announces Impressive Lineup for 4th of July Picnic

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Willie Nelson’s annual 4th of July Picnic is back for another year, and 2017’s lineup is packed with talented country stars.

Kacey Musgraves, Jamey Johnson, Steve Earle, Margo Price, Asleep at the Wheel and Turnpike Troubadours are among those set to perform at the event. Other artists on the lineup include Ray Wylie Hubbard, Billy Joe Shaver and David Allan Coe. And it wouldn’t be a true 4th of July picnic without family. Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Insects vs. Robots, the Raelyn Nelson Band and Folk Uke

2017 marks the picnic’s 44th year for the patriotic Texas party. Over the years, it’s moved to various cities across the Lone Star State, including Houston and Dripping Springs. This time, Nelson will return to Austin’s Circuit of the Americas racetrack for a third consecutive year.

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Tickets for the picnic go on sale this Friday, April 21 at 10:00 a.m. CT. Reserved seats begin at $69.50, while VIP packages range from $350 to $550.

Later this month, Nelson will drop his brand new album, God’s Problem Child. The record features brand new music, including a heartfelt musical tribute to Merle Haggard.

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Willie Nelson Announces Impressive Lineup for 4th of July Picnic