Country music firebrand Charlie Daniels dies at 83

Daniels dies of stroke at age of 83

Charlie Daniels performs in concert at HEB Center on June 9, 2019 in Cedar Park, Texas. (Photo by Gary Miller/Getty Images) (2019 Gary Miller)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Country music firebrand and Hall of Famer Charlie Daniels, who had the hit with “Devil Went Down to Georgia,” has died of a stroke at the age of 83.

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