So Willie Nelson wrote “Crazy” and originally sang the lyrics to it. But Patsy Cline made this song famous as well as Lee Ann Rimes . Willie Nelson himself later recorded a version of this song.
Also, Willie’s contribution to music world was not limited to singing alone. He also played an excellent guitar and even became a member of the Grand Ole Opry. Willie Nelson was also inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1993.
This song has been covered by many artists which include Willie Nelson himself, Patsy Cline, various other singers, and even some rappers. This song is now considered as an American standard .
The song talks about Willie’s troubled mind and how it is driving him crazy. Willie wrote this song when he was in the army which is why he used the line “I remember when I was in the military service”. Willie has always been known for his drug addiction that apparently led to his divorce back then too.
Now Willie Nelson is still performing all around America together with his family band. Willie and his family have been touring nationwide and their official site WillieNelson.com is still active as well where you can buy Willie Nelson songs, merchandise, and even tickets for Willie’s shows.