Vassar Joins Pop Favorites for Jennings Tribute

Phil Vassar has recorded the Waylon Jennings/Willie Nelson classic “Good Hearted Woman” with Rob Thomas and matchbox twenty for an upcoming Jennings tribute, CMT’s Country Countdown USA reports. “We’re all big Waylon fans,” Vassar tells Lon Helton, host of the weekly countdown show which airs on radio stations nationally this weekend (Aug. 3-4). “It’s fun to work with people who love what they do.” Vassar’s hometown of Lynchburg, Va., will name a street after the singer as part of festivities surrounding a homecoming concert Sept. 20. Vassar releases his second album, American Child, Aug. 6. 07/31/02