Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean and Dierks Bentley are among the stars lending their voices to A Working Man's Poet: A Tribute to Merle Haggard. The tribute album comes out on April 1st.
The release comes a few days before Merle is honored by the Academy of Country Music with the Chrystal Milestone Award in recognition of his 50 years of making music. Merle was the Academy's firstEntertainer of the Year in 1970.
The ACM Awardswill air live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on April 6th on CBS.
A Working Man's Poet: A Tribute to Merle HaggardTrack Listing
- "Misery and Gin" - Randy Houser
- "Footlights" - Joe Nichols
- "Going Where the Lonely Go" -Jason Aldean
- "Today I Started Loving You Again" -Kristy Lee Cook
- "Carolyn - Toby Keith
- "Pancho and Lefty" - Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley
- "Tonight the Bottle Let Me Down" - performed by Garth Brooks*
- "You Take Me for Granted"-Thompson Square
- "Mama Tried" -Ben Haggard
- "That’s The Way Love Goes" -Dustin Lynch
- "Make Up and Faded Blue Jeans" -Jake Owen
- "I’m a Lonesome Fugitive" - James Wesley
- "Workin’ Man Blues" - Parmalee
- "Are the Good Times Really Over" - Jason Aldean
- "Let’s Chase Each Other Around the Room" -Thompson Square
- "I Think I’ll Just Stay Here and Drink" - Dustin Lynch
- "The Fightin’ Side of Me" -James Wesley
- "My Favorite Memory" - Joe Nichols
- "Ramblin’ Fever" - Randy Houser
- "Sing Me Back Home" - Ben Haggard