Willie Nelson cancels SeaWorld performance after public outcry

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Blackfish strikes again!

So have you watched the incredible documentary Blackfish yet? If you haven't, what are you waiting for? 

While many documentaries will touch your feelers while you're watching them, Blackfish seems to have brought about an actual change in how people view killer whales in captivity, and that includes celebrities. 

Barenaked Ladies recently canceled a performance at SeaWorld due to their feelings after watching the documentary, and now Willie Nelson has done the same. 

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Willie Nelson really has worked with everyone. Listen to him duet with Sinead O’Connor

I think we can officially say that Willie Nelson has worked with absolutely everyone in his long career.  

A while back I came across a blurb somewhere that mentioned that Willie Nelson had once recorded a song with Sinead O'Connor. You may remember Sinead as the bald Irish chick who pissed off Catholics by trash talking the Pope and ripping his picture up while performing on Saturday Night Live. She had that addictive song Nobody Compares 2 U back in the 90s. 

Despite all her craziness, Sinead has a very interesting voice so after reading that she and Willie had once recorded a song together, I had to go find the proof. I ended up finding the official video for Don't Give Up, a song from Willie's 1993 "Across the Borderline" album. 

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Willie Nelson goes high fashion in new ads for luxury menswear line

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Work it Willie!

80-year-old Willie Nelson and his sons, Lukas Nelson, 24, and Micah Nelson, 23, have loaned out their considerable coolness to menswear designer John Varvatos for his fall/winter line in a campaign called Willie Nelson and Sons

“His clothes look and feel good on your skin and are made for every man — and his sons,” said Nelson of Varvatos’ designer clothing. 

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