Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis: Two Men with the Blues
"These songs, heard this way with this group — that's never been done before. Whatever I'm doing, if you put Wynton and these guys around it, that brings it up to a different level." -Willie Nelson
A first-time collaboration between two American icons, Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis discover common ground in their love of jazz standards and the blues on this sparkling set that brims with spontaneity, congeniality and fun. Two Men with the Blues is now available on Blue Note Records.
Willie Nelson – vocals and guitar
Wynton Marsalis – trumpet and vocals
Mickey Raphael - harmonica
Walter Blanding - saxophone
Dan Nimmer - piano
Carlos Henriquez - bass
Ali Jackson Jr. - drums
See Willie and Wynton on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno - Thursday July, 10 on NBC. The show airs at 11:35 p.m. ET / 10:35 p.m. CT.