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Synonyms for Nelson

English admiral who defeated the French fleets of Napoleon but was mortally wounded at Trafalgar (1758-1805)

any of several wrestling holds in which an arm is passed under the opponent's arm from behind and the hand exerts pressure on the back of the neck

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In 2006, with royal country music blood running through his veins, Frizzell came full circle being named Nashville's Artist to the Stars for his artistic collaboration with some of Country, Bluegrass, Gospel, Americana and Roots music's biggest names, including George Jones, Randy Travis, Willie Nelson, Brad Paisley, Alan Jackson, Mark Newton, Carl Jackson, Mark Chesnutt, Gene Watson and Jerrod Niemann to name a few.
He says: 'When I worked with Willie Nelson - who is just about the nicest man I've ever worked with in my life - I thought,'If I'd been gay, it would have saved me millions,just because we'd still be happily married.
We're losing focus on public safety as law enforcement chases Willie Nelson and Willie Nelson's supplier.
As a Lone Star State flag unfurled behind him at the Phil, I couldn't help thinking that Willie Nelson flies the flag for little old men everywhere
If reason wished to include entertainment celebrities, why Madonna, Willie Nelson, and Dennis Rodman?
Willie Nelson is known for many things, and now he's put his name on a bottle of bourbon.
It's a Long Story: My Life provides the definitive autobiography of Willie Nelson and incorporates more than a light dose of humor into a production that is "told as clear as a Texas sky and in the same rhythm that I lived it.
Texan prosecutor Kit Bramblett said he'd let Willie Nelson off his marijuana possession charge if the outlaw showed up and sang in the courtroom.
WILLIE NELSON And Friends (EMI Gold) AN eclectic mix of tracks from country music legend Willie Nelson, out of Abbot, Texas, and the pioneer of the outlaw country music movement.
We understand why Willie Nelson doesn't want to give an interview to a small city paper, but we still wanted to get someone from his camp to talk to us.
Such popular performers as Gomez, Guster, Barenaked Ladies, Hot Buttered Rum String Band, Jack Johnson, Dave Matthews Band, The String Cheese Incident, Neil Young and Willie Nelson have all used biodiesel to fuel their tour buses.
LED by Country music superstar Willie Nelson, The Mean Fiddler Fleadh 2007 will be relaunched in Dublin next January and will visit Belfast, London, Cardiff, Manchester and Glasgow.
Gay country music lovers received a special valentine from superstar Willie Nelson this year.
recently announced that musician Willie Nelson has been appointed to the company's board of directors.