Charlie Daniels passes at age 83

Country Music Hall of Famer Charlie Daniels passed away this morning (7/6) at Summit Medical Center 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. This is a sad day for Country Music, Country fans and the Daniels family. Our heartfelt prayers go out to Charlie's family.

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