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Willie Nelson Reflects on his Songwriting in his New Book

(ABC News)--- Willie Nelson is set to release his new book, Energy Follows Thought: The Stories Behind My Songs, on October 31 via William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

The collection, which Willie co-authored with David Ritz and Mickey Raphael, will feature backstories of 160 of Willie's favorite songs, from his big commercial hits to lesser-known B-side cuts.

Additionally, the 2023 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee will share never-before-seen photos from his career, as well as anecdotes about his collaborations with Dolly Parton, Patsy Cline, Waylon Jennings, Ray Charles, Merle Haggard, Ray Price and many others.

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