Slash & ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons set for Lynyrd Skynyrd TV Tribute

SlashZZ Top‘s Billy GibbonsPaul RodgersWarren Haynes, and Chuck Leavell are all on board to pay tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd as part of Sunday’s (April 2nd) CMT Music Awards.

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – JANUARY 26: Slash performs on stage during the Slash ft Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators Living The Dream Tour at Spark Arena on January 26, 2019, in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Dave Simpson/WireImage)

The salute marks the band’s 50th anniversary and will honor the passing of the group’s last original member, Gary Rossington who died this past March 5th at age 71. 

Joining the rockers will be such country notables as Wynonna JuddLeAnn Rimes, and Cody Johnson

Source: Billboard