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Tami Neilson: Canadian-New Zealand singer on duet with Willie Nelson, new album

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Thu, 5 May 2022, 9:09am
Tami Neilson. (Photo / Sophia Bayly)
Tami Neilson. (Photo / Sophia Bayly)

Tami Neilson: Canadian-New Zealand singer on duet with Willie Nelson, new album

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 5 May 2022, 9:09am

How do you recover from meeting your hero? Country Americana powerhouse Tami Neilson is wrestling with just that.

The Canadian New Zealander recently returned from a trip to Texas, where she performed at Luck Reunion, a festival held on Willie Nelson's ranch on March 17. Not only that, but the country music legend performed one of Neilson's songs alongside her, in the first international show she'd played since the pandemic began.

Tami Neilson joined Mike Hosking to discuss the life-changing moment and preview her new album, which is due out in a couple of months.

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