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Willie Nelson cancels shows due to a shoulder injury and someone stole his armadillo

Posted By: Jeff Reynolds · 9/26/2013 7:49:00 AM

Willie Nelson's shoulder injury is forcing him to cancel all of this week's shows, including his appearance in Carmel, Indiana last night (rescheduled for August 23rd 2014). Plus, he had to bow out of Zac Brown's Southern Ground Music & Food Festival Saturday in Nashville. According to CMT, Willie hopes to be ready for his October 15th show in Louisville, Kentucky. That's also when his duets album "To All The Girls" will be released.

Also, a woman concert goer walked right on stage during the tear-down portion of his show in Port Chester, New York last week and stole the band's a stuffed armadillo, which serves as a good luck charm and mascot for the band. Willie Facebooked a message asking for its return.  He also included a video of the thief in action. Watch for the dark-haired woman in the sleeveless black top in the video below. She picks up the armadillo, looks around and walks right off the stage.....

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