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Joe Walsh Recruits Billy Gibbons And A Host Of Country Stars For 'Crossroads' TV Show

Joe Walsh will join forces with Kenny Chesney, Brad Paisley, Luke Bryan, ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons, Sara Evans and Hunter Hayes for a new episode of CMT Crossroads premiering June 23 at 11 p.m. ET/PT on CMT. 

Joe Walsh and Friends will also feature collaborations with the legendary singer, songwriter and guitarist on solo hits such as "Life's Been Good" and Eagles classics including "Life in the Fast Lane." 

"It's an honor and a privilege to be onboard for a CMT CROSSROADS episode," said Walsh. "I've hand-picked some old friends and some new friends and we're going to make sure it's a special evening. Nothing beats country music with a little rock & roll sprinkled on top. We're going to mix up a batch and see what happens. I got a real good feeling about it. Nashville, here we come!"

Best known for his powerful guitar licks, Joe Walsh has entertained the masses and captivated his peers for more than three decades with such classics as "Funk #49," "Walk Away," "Life's Been Good," and "Ordinary Average Guy." A member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducted Eagles, Walsh has also enjoyed tremendous success as a solo artist and will release Analog Man, his first solo album in 20 years, on Tuesday, June 5. Walsh will tour in support of the new record throughout 2012, both in the US and abroad. 

Joe has given fans a taste of the album before it's release by streaming the album in full at RollingStone.com

Joe Walsh has also released another new video clip from his show at Hollywood's Troubadour of album track "Wrecking Ball", watch it below:

 

 

 

 

 

 

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