Quiz: Red Headed Stranger: The Willie Nelson Quiz
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Red Headed Stranger: The Willie Nelson Quiz
By: Bambi Turner
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About This Quiz

Willie Nelson struggled to find mainstream country singing success, while serving as one of Nashville's most popular songwriters behind the scenes. It wasn't until Nelson embraced his singular style that he found stardom as the king of outlaw country. Take our quiz to see how much you know about this music legend.

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Where was Willie born, back in 1933?
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What is the name of Nelson's beloved sister?
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What branch of the military did Nelson enlist in?
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What was Nelson's college major?
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How much did Willie earn for his first published song?
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Which of these classic country songs did Willie write?
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What was the name of Willie's first album?
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What event sent Willie out of Nashville and back home to Texas?
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What was Willie's first platinum album called?
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What was the name of Nelson's first film?
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What was the name of Nelson's character in the 1980 flick, "Honeysuckle Rose"?
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Which of his hits did Nelson write for "Honeysuckle Rose"?
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What is the name of Willie's old guitar?
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How many times has Willie been married?
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What 1978 Nelson album featured the classic "Georgia on My Mind"?
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Whose songs did Nelson cover for a 1979 album?
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What title did Nelson choose for his first Christmas album?
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Who did Willie duet with on "Mamas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys"?
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What year did Willie release the iconic "Always on My Mind"?
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Who did Nelson team up with for "To All the Girls I've Loved Before"?
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What supergroup was Nelson a part of in the mid-'80s?
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What year did Willie Nelson help to launch the first Farm Aid concert?
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What got Nelson in trouble with the law in 1990?
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What did Willie do to celebrate his 81st birthday?
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What 2012 Willie Nelson album featured appearances by Snoop Dogg, Merle Haggard and Sheryl Crow?
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In what year did Nelson first get arrested for marijuana possession?
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In what year was Nelson inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame?
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Which of these products has never been for sale under the Willie Nelson name?
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What does NORML fight for?
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