Happy 91st birthday to Willie Nelson

We here at Austin City Limits TV would like to wish a very happy birthday to the one and only Willie Nelson, 91 years young today. Willie has, of course, a long history with ACL, beginning with our pilot episode in 1975 and continuing through multiple (and we mean multiple) headlining shows, songwriters specials and guest appearances. He’s a local, state and national treasure, and we hope he’s still twanging away on Trigger when he hits 100. Happy birthday, Willie!

Willie performs on Austin City Limits through the years. From left to right: Season 1 pilot, Season 44, Season 6, Season Season 5