Charlie Daniels famed front man for the Charlie Daniels Band died early Monday morning from a hemorrhagic stroke. He is best known for the songs Long Haired Country Boy and The Devil Went Down to Georgia. He was 83.
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Song of the day for January 23rd, 2020 Charlie Daniels Band “Long Haired Country Boy.” “Long Haired Country Boy” was released in 1974 on the Charlie Daniels Band album Fire on the Mountain. The song was written by Charlie Daniels. “Long Haired Country Boy” was also released as a single in 1975 and reached number 56 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
The song “The Devil Went Down to Georgia” is from the Charlie Daniels Band album Million Mile Reflections and was released in 1979. Our Song of the day for November 19th, 2019.
A live performance of Charlie Daniels singing “Long Haired Country Boy” on Pop Goes The Country hosted by Ralph Emery.
This video features a rare live performance with some of the greatest players in southern rock and blues. Recorded in Nashville in 1987