Willie Nelson receives an honorary doctorate

Tuesday, 14 May 2013 - 7:55


Willie Nelson has receives an honorary doctorate.

The music legend received an honorary doctor of music degree from Berklee College of Music during the Boston school’s commencement ceremony on Saturday. Carole King and Annie Lennox also received honoree doctorates.

A pleased Nelson tweeted a photo of himself in his robe.

He added that he was honored his degree was coming from the renowned music school. Nelson celebrated his 80th birthday last month.