‘Willie Nelson & Family’: How to Stream the Documentary Series for Free on Paramount+


The four-part documentary series premiers on Paramount+ on Thursday (Dec. 21). Here’s how to stream free.

Willie Nelson performs during Farm Aid 2009 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on October 4, 2009 in St Louis, Missouri.

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“Good music never goes out of fashion.” Will Nelson’s passion for music gets explored in a four-part documentary series premiering on Paramount+ on Thursday (Dec. 21).

Willie Nelson & Family features rare footage of Nelson from throughout his career and bombshells about his personal life. The documentary includes appearances from Nelson’s country music piers and friends such as Dolly Parton, Kenny Chesney, Sheryl Crow, Shelby Lynne, Jeannie Seely and more.

Read on for details on how to stream the docuseries for free.

How to Watch Willie Nelson & Family

All four episodes of Willie Nelson & Family are streaming now on Paramount+. If you’re not subscribed, you’ll get a one-week free trial to stream the docuseries and more.

Streaming plans start at $5.99/month for Paramount+ and $11.99/month for Paramount+ and Showtime.

Both subscription plans let you stream tens of thousands of episodes and movies, but upgrading to the Premium tier gives you access to local CBS stations in addition to Showtime.

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With Paramount+, music fans can enjoy a range of documentaries and documentary series such as Behind the Music, Reinventing Elvis: The ’68 Comeback, Family Legacy, All the Voices, and The Day the Music Died: The Story of Don McLean’s American Pie.

Watch the trailer for Willie Nelson & Family below.

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