The City of Fort Worth proclaims Jan. 16 “Aaron Watson Day” in Fort Worth. Watson partners with Billy Bob’s to perform a concert benefiting ‘Fort Worth’s Directions Home’ program. Watson donates all his revenue to the program.
In April, Bret Michaels returns on the heels of his appearance on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’. Hours after leaving Billy Bob’s, Michaels becomes ill on his bus and ended up with an emergency appendectomy. A week or so later, he had a brain hemorrhage and has since recovered.
In April, Billy Bob’s wins its eighth ACM “Club of the Year” award.
World Champion bull rider Justin McBride records his live CD at the world-famous club in July.
Eli Young Band headlines for the first time on New Year’s Eve.