WHISKEY JAM PRESENTS GENE WATSON & FRIENDS:
Date: Monday, Aug. 22
Showtime: 8 p.m. CT
Location: Whiskey Jam
Address: 1913 Division Street Nashville, T.N. 37203
The Grand Ole Opry member is set to release his new album, Outside the Box, on Sept. 16. The project features Watson’s first-ever collaboration with country legend and fellow Texan, Willie Nelson, on “Wonderful Future.” The album also includes a duet with Opry peer Rhonda Vincent on “I’ve Got One of Those Too.” Outside the Box will be available for pre-order on Aug. 16.
Outside the Box showcases Watson’s masterful vocals that have been his signature for more than six decades. The 12-track collection fuses newly recorded songs from Watson as well as re-imagined hits across multiple genres, from Merle Haggard to Etta James. The album was produced by Dirk Johnson and executive produced by Watson.
OUTSIDE THE BOX TRACK LIST:
1. If I Had Any Pride Left At All
2. If She Only Knew
3. Wonderful Future Featuring Willie Nelson
4. Lie To Me
5. Some Fools
6. I’ll Keep Holding Your Memory
7. I’ve Got One of Those Too Featuring Rhonda Vincent
8. They Played It
9. The Blues Are Alive and Well
10. Who Do You Think You Are
11. It Looked Good On Paper
12. Loneliness Is Eating Me Alive
ABOUT GENE WATSON:
From his chart-topping soulful gospel albums to his No. 1 country standards, few artists have left a more indelible mark on America’s musical landscape than Gene Watson. As a newly inducted member of the Grand Ole Opry in 2020, Watson has been thrilling audiences for 60 years. This masterful country stylist from Houston, Texas, known as “The Singer’s Singer,” has more than 75 charted titles, 23 Top 10 hits, six No. 1 country singles and five No. 1 gospel hits. Watson is also a member of the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame and the Houston, Texas Music Hall of Fame. Fans are still transfixed whenever Watson performs classics like “Farewell Party,” “Fourteen Carat Mind” or “Love in the Hot Afternoon.” A road warrior and considered one of the finest pure-country singers of his generation, Watson offers up one of the best traditional country shows in the business. For more information, visit GeneWatsonMusic.com.