Charlie Daniels – Bio, Facts, Family

Charlie Daniels

Charlie Daniels – Bio, Facts, Family: Charles Edward Daniels was known for his contributions to country, Southern rock, and bluegrass music. An American singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.

Charlie Daniels Bio,

Charlie Daniels
Charlie Daniels in September 2017
Background information
Birth name Charles Edward Daniels
Born October 28, 1936
Wilmington, North Carolina, U.S.
Died July 6, 2020 (aged 83)
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
  • Bluegrass
  • country
  • rock
  • blues
  • gospel
  • Southern rock
  • Musician
  • singer-songwriter
  • Vocals
  • fiddle
  • guitar
Years active 1958–2020
  • Buddah
  • Epic
  • Liberty
  • Sparrow
  • Capitol
  • Reprise
  • Blue Hat
Associated acts
  • Beau Weevils
  • Marshall Tucker Band • Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • The Charlie Daniels Band • Bob Dylan • The Youngbloods • Leonard Cohen


Daniels married on September 20, 1964 to Hazel Juanita Alexander. They had Charles Edward Daniels Jr one child, a son,


Country singer, fiddler, and songwriter Daniels who was born on the October 28, 1936, in Wilmington, North Carolina,


Daniels’ music encompassed bluegrass, country, rock, Southern rock, outlaw country, country rock, blues rock, rock and roll, blues and gospel.


He performed at “The Devil Went Down to Georgia.” In 2008, and was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry, and in 2016, he was also inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.