“Having been a longtime friend and fan of Billy Joe Shaver’s there was so much about him to love and enjoy. He was a great singer, songwriter and performer and, above all, a great storyteller. He will be missed.” – Billy F Gibbons
HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today CMT) 11/1/20/–Singer-songwriter Billy Joe Shaver married Wanda Lynn Canady, his most recent ex-wife, for the second time on Oct. 13 in Las Vegas. (Shaver married his late ex-wife Brenda three times.) ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons presided over the ceremony. Shortly after the wedding, Shaver cracked a vertebra while “Indian wrestling” with a friend but is expected to recover fully. He was inducted into the Texas Music Hall of Fame in August.