Country hit-maker Lacy J. Dalton is the only female vocalist featured on Willie Nelson’s album, ‘Half Nelson’ which reached Billboard’s Top 10 position. Dalton recently received a Platinum award for the album on which she recorded her duet with Nelson, “Slow Movin’ Outlaw,” a classic Texas outlaw ballad. The album contains duets performed by Nelson along with other legendary artists and resulted in multiple hits including “Pancho and Lefty” with Merle Haggard, “Seven Spanish Angels” with Ray Charles, “To All The Girls I’ve Loved Before” with Julio Iglesias, as well as duets with George Jones, Hank Williams, Leon Russell and more. Dalton is honored to be recognized for her outstanding participation on the ‘Half Nelson’ album!
“To be the only woman in the company of such greats as Ray Charles, Carlos Santana, Neil Young, and Willie himself was a high point for me and an important milestone in my career, and I believe for women in country music in general,” shares Dalton.
Upcoming Tour Dates:
JUN 05 – Jimmy’s Roadhouse Montana / Red Lodge, Mont.
JUN 06 – Jimmy’s Roadhouse Montana / Red Lodge, Mont.
JUN 08 – Moxi Theatre Greenley / Greenley, Colo.
JUN 09 – The Black Buzzard at Oskar Blues / Denver, Colo.
JUN 10 – Seven Keys Lodge / Estes Park, Colo.
JUN 11 – Seven Keys Lodge / Estes Park, Colo.
JUN 12 – Terry Bison Ranch / Cheyenne, Wyo.
JUL 07 – Dangberg Ranch / Minden, Nev.
JUL 09 – Robert Hawkins Amphitheater / Reno, Nev.
JUL 24 – Red Dog Saloon / Virginia City, Nev.
SEP 09 – Cowboy Expo 2022 / Fallon, Nev.
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit HERE.
Lacy J. Dalton continues to celebrate the 40th anniversary of her million air-play song, “Everybody Makes Mistakes,” having recently released an acoustic video of the 1981 hit single. From her album “Takin’ It Easy”, the song reached number 5 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart. The emotional tune was co-written by Dalton and producer Billy Sherrill and has remained a fan favorite over the years, and is reputedly the most played song of hers in the USA. Dalton channeled the heartfelt sentiments that we all face throughout life when it comes to all decisions, good or bad. The acoustic version of “Everybody Makes Mistakes” was premiered by Country Rebel.
To view Dalton’s premiere with Country Rebel, visit HERE.
About Lacy J. Dalton:
First hitting the Country Top-20 in 1979 with “Crazy Blue Eyes,” Dalton was one of the most successful female vocalists of the format during the 80s with the CMA-nominated anthem “16th Avenue,” as well as million air-play hits like “Takin’ It Easy,” “Everybody Makes Mistakes,” “Hillbilly Girl With The Blues,” and “Black Coffee.” During her career, she has collaborated with such Country Music Hall of Fame members as Bobby Bare, Glen Campbell, Willie Nelson, and George Jones. She toured for long periods of time with outlaws like Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, and Hank Williams Jr. at a time when it was very unusual for a woman to do so.
Her most recent recorded work is the four-song EP ‘Scarecrow’ which is now available on all streaming music sites. Dalton is a 2017 inductee of the North American Country Music Association International Hall of Fame.