about Willie Nelson

Willie Hugh Nelson (born April 29, 1933) is an American singer, songwriter, musician, actor, producer, author, poet, and activist. The critical success of the album Shotgun Willie (1973), combined with the critical and commercial success of Red Headed Stranger (1975) and Stardust (1978), made Nelson one of the most recognized artists in country music. He was one of the main figures of outlaw country, a subgenre of country music that developed in the late 1960s as a reaction to the conservative restrictions of the Nashville sound. Nelson has acted in over 30 films, co-authored several books, and has been involved in activism for the use of biofuels and the legalization of marijuana. Born during the Great Depression and raised by his grandparents, Nelson wrote his first song at age seven and joined his first band at ten. During high school, he toured locally with the Bohemian Polka as their lead singer and guitar player. After graduating from high school in 1950, he joined the air force but was later discharged due to back problems. After his return, Nelson attended Baylor University for two years but dropped out because he was succeeding in music. During this time, he worked as a disc jockey in Texas radio stations and a singer in honky-tonks. Nelson moved to Vancouver, Washington, where he wrote Family Bible and recorded the song Lumberjack in 1956. He also worked as a disc jockey at various radio stations in Vancouver and nearby Portland Oregon. In 1958, he moved to Houston, Texas, after signing a contract with D Records. He sang at the Esquire Ballroom weekly and he worked as a disk jockey. During that time, he wrote songs that would become country standards, including Funny How Time Slips Away, Hello Walls, Pretty Paper, and Crazy. In 1960 he moved to Nashville, Tennessee, and later signed a publishing contract with Pamper Music which allowed him to join Ray Prices band as a bassist. In 1962, he recorded his first album, ...And Then I Wrote. Due to this success, Nelson signed in 1964 with RCA Victor and joined the Grand Ole Opry the following year. After mid-chart hits in the late 1960s and the early 1970s, Nelson retired in 1972 and moved to Austin, Texas. The ongoing music scene of Austin motivated Nelson to return from retirement, performing frequently at the Armadillo World Headquarters. In 1973, after signing with Atlantic Records, Nelson turned to outlaw country, including albums such as Shotgun Willie and Phases and Stages. In 1975, he switched to Columbia Records, where he recorded the critically acclaimed album Red Headed Stranger. The same year, he recorded another outlaw country album, Wanted! The Outlaws, along with Waylon Jennings, Jessi Colter, and Tompall Glaser. During the mid-1980s, while creating hit albums like Honeysuckle Rose and recording hit songs like On the Road Again, To All the Girls Ive Loved Before, and Pancho and Lefty, he joined the country supergroup The Highwaymen, along with fellow singers Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, and Kris Kristofferson. In 1990, Nelsons assets were seized by the Internal Revenue Service, which claimed that he owed $32 million. The difficulty of paying his outstanding debt was aggravated by weak investments he had made during the 1980s. In 1992, Nelson released The IRS Tapes: Wholl Buy My Memories?; the profits of the double album—destined to the IRS—and the auction of Nelsons assets cleared his debt. During the 1990s and 2000s, Nelson continued touring extensively, and released albums every year. Reviews ranged from positive to mixed. He explored genres such as reggae, blues, jazz, and folk. Nelson made his first movie appearance in the 1979 film The Electric Horseman, followed by other appearances in movies and on television. Nelson is a major liberal activist and the co-chair of the advisory board of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML), which is in favor of marijuana legalization. On the environmental front, Nelson owns the bio-diesel brand Willie Nelson Biodiesel, which is made from vegetable oil. Nelson is also the honorary chairman of the advisory board of the Texas Music Project, the official music charity of the state of Texas.

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Willie Nelson
Name :Willie Nelson
Date of Birth :30/04/1933 12:30:00
Place of Birth :97 W 4, 31 N 53
Ascendent (Lagan) : Cancer
Ascendent Lord) : Mon
Moon Sign(Rashi) : Gemini
Moon Sign Lord : Gemini
Birth Star(Nakshatra) : Punarvasu
Birth Star Lord : Jup
Lucky Gem : Yellow Sapphire
Lucky No. : 12
Lucky Day : Monday
Lucky Color : Yellow
Sun Sign (As per western system) : Taurus
Current Vimshottari Dasa : Mon-Mer
Manglik Status : You are not a Manglik person
Currently Under SadeSati : No
* (R) = Retrograte

Ascendent Prediction

His ascendent (lagan) is Cancer
Willie Nelson is born in cancer,the fourth sign of the watery triplicity of the zodiac. Willie Nelson is very diplomatic. Willie Nelson will have a large upper body. Willie Nelson is fond of the opposite sex Willie Nelson may enjoy wealth .Willie Nelson is fond of water.Willie Nelson face opposition from His friends. Willie Nelson is a person of moderate stature and may have pale complexion,brown face,light and brown hair. His constitution will be somewhat weak. Willie Nelson might have other then normal colour eyes. Sometimes Willie Nelson is timid,dull and careless. Willie Nelson will enjoy happiness in life. Willie Nelson will enjoy wealth and comforts. Willie Nelson is very sentimental. Willie Nelson is very wise .Willie Nelson is fond of art and music. Willie Nelson have the capacity to adopt other's nature quickly and observe their ideas. Willie Nelson is sentimental and due to excess of this Willie Nelson may have a high degree of nervous irritation. Willie Nelson is very courageous under some circumstances. Willie Nelson have changeable temperament. His mind is very fertile. Willie Nelson lead a wandering and restless life. Willie Nelson is famous for His hospitality. Willie Nelson have deep feelings. Willie Nelson is loyal and a responsible person. Willie Nelson construct a plan and carry it out with great determination and is successful. Willie Nelson gain from many sources. Willie Nelson is self centered. Willie Nelson is impressive and is magnanimous .Willie Nelson would be fragile in the early part of His life but will have good health as Willie Nelson grow in age. Willie Nelson is extremely sensitive and self centered. Change is always liked by Willie Nelson. Willie Nelson may suffer from chest and stomach troubles. As Willie Nelson were born in this nakshatra Willie Nelson will be patient, quiet, will be good natured and popular among relations and friends. Willie Nelson will be respected,generous and will get comforts from children and will be wealthy. Willie Nelson will be fond of precious gems and will own property. Willie Nelson will travel extensively. Willie Nelson will rise in life after the age of 24.

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