Willie Nelson to Take Part in Grammy Salute to Stevie Wonder
Willie Nelson will take part in a star-studded tribute to Stevie Wonder shortly after the upcoming 2015 Grammy Awards. The singer will join Chris Martin of Coldplay, Ed Sheeran, Usher and Janelle Monae for 'Stevie Wonder: Songs in the Key of Life -- An All-Star Grammy Salute.'
The prime-time special, which will be taped at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, Calif., on Feb. 10, will pay homage to the music icon, who has won 25 Grammys, through performances of several of his numerous hits. More artists for the event are expected to be announced shortly.
Nelson, a seven-time Grammy winner himself, will receive another distinction from the Recording Academy this year: His 1978 'Stardust' album will be inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame, along with Hank Williams' ‘Honky Tonkin',' Bob Wills‘ ‘San Antonio Rose,’ ‘Nick of Time’ by Bonnie Raitt, Bob Dylan‘s ‘Blood on the Tracks’ and Neil Young‘s ‘Harvest,' among others.
Tickets for 'Stevie Wonder: Songs in the Key of Life -- An All-Star Grammy Salute' are available here. The two-hour show will air on Feb. 16 at 9 PM ET on CBS.