Sad news today as Country Music Hall of Famer Charlie Daniels passed away in Hermitage, TN from a hemorrhagic stroke. He was 83. Daniels was a singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist known for his contributions to Southern rock and bluegrass in addition to country and was best known for his chart-topper, “The Devil Went Down To Georgia.” Daniels joined the Grand Ole Opry in 2008, the Musicians Hall of Fame in 2009 and was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2016. Funeral arrangements are pending.
Everyone at Hank-FM sends their thoughts and prayers to the family, friends, and many fans of a legend of country, Mr. Charlie Daniels.