The legendary musician of The Rolling Stones, Keith Richards, has shared a really rare photo of himself with his close friends and successful musicians, Merle Haggard & Willie Nelson, via his official Instagram account.
As you can remember, Merle Haggard had died on April 6, 2016, and he was 79 years old. Today is a very important day for him because it’s his birthday and the death anniversary both.
Keith Richards has not forgotten the importance of today and shared a rare photo with Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson, which was taken in the concert at the Wiltern Theatre in 2004. Keith penned down an emotional message to celebrate his birthday on Instagram.
Here’s what he wrote:
“Today is Merle Haggard’s Birthday! This is from a concert we did at the Wiltern Theatre in 2004!
It was Merle, Willie Nelson, and Jerry Lee Lewis! What a night!”
A user named Sharon Anderson commented:
“Grew up listening to Merle Haggard ❤️”
Another user named Gena Hbw wrote this:
“Merle is AMAZING so many amazing bdays going on 🙌”
You can see the Instagram post right below.