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Published:August 20th, 2012 15:46 EST

Country Music Legend Willie Nelson Cancels Concert Due To Ill Health

By Robert Paul Reyes

"Country music star Willie Nelson canceled a fundraiser near Denver due to health problems, the fundraiser`s hosts said.

`I was told Willie woke up and had trouble breathing, so he was taken to the hospital,` Fred Bartlit, who was hosting the fundraiser called Lulu`s Barkin` BBQ, told The Denver Post.`"



The 79-year-old country icon doesn`t need to be cooped up in a dreary hospital room, give him some medicinal marijuana and soon he will be on the road again making music with his friends and delighting his many fans.

The fundraiser was for "Dumb Friends League" an animal shelter and humane society. Nelson is a scholar and a gentleman, anybody who loves weed and animals is OK in my book.

The IRS and other haters need to leave Willie alone, as long as he smokes weed as inspiration to make beautiful music who cares if he doesn`t pay all his taxes?

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