Charlie Daniels is a legendary American singer, song writer, guitarist, and fiddler famous for his contributions to country and southern rock music. Daniels has been active as a singer since the early 1950s. He was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry on January 24, 2008.

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April 16, 2019, 12:14 PM EDT
Charlie Daniels
April 8, 2019, 10:55 AM EDT
To hug or not to hug, that is the question,  Whether ‘tis nobler in the mind to suffer The slings and arrows of outrageous television coverage Or to take arms from around the offended And fade into this good night.  Apologies to William Shakespeare. I am not here to defame or defend Joe Biden. We live on opposite sides of the political planet, and I disagree with most of what he says and the governing philosophies he stands for.
April 1, 2019, 10:15 AM EDT
Charlie Daniels Everybody in America is ready to “move on” from the Mueller Report. The problem is that there is a dichotomy of thought on the subject.
March 4, 2019, 9:02 AM EST
I remember World War II so well, the defeat of the Nazis and the belligerence of the Russians after they had invaded Eastern Europe and refused to move their occupation forces out. Russia then annexed East Berlin and eventually built the Berlin Wall, the line of demarcation between the Soviet powers and the Western Allies.
February 25, 2019, 9:46 AM EST
There is a most alarming thing going on in America – a slimy, poisonous lie that must hide in the darkness of misconceptions, the fog of deceit and misrepresentation to exist. It can never be exposed to the light of full disclosure and total truth or it would be suffocated by the knowledge of its history and catastrophic ramifications.
February 19, 2019, 9:55 AM EST
All it takes is a look at the U.S. Congress to see how seriously fractured our nation is.
February 15, 2019, 2:53 PM EST
Bob Dylan said nine little words that would affect my life from that moment on. He said, “I don’t want another guitar player. I want him.”
February 8, 2019, 4:06 PM EST
“The world is going to end in twelve years ... .”
February 4, 2019, 8:57 AM EST
In the early stages of the second World War, Hitler, intent on totally exterminating the Jews, came up with a plan the Nazis code named the Final Solution.
January 15, 2019, 10:33 AM EST
The degree that the Schumer and Pelosi-led Democrats will go to prevent Donald Trump from having the promised wall is truly disgusting and appalling.
January 8, 2019, 11:23 AM EST
Charlie Daniels “[A]nd that government of the people, by the people, and for the people, shall not perish from the earth.”
January 2, 2019, 11:54 AM EST
As I sit here looking out at the magnificent, sunlit, snow-covered Rocky Mountains, it’s Sunday morning and we arrived here late yesterday afternoon after a long and arduous 1500-mile drive across almost half the continent.
December 17, 2018, 8:37 AM EST
Any of you who have been following this column for some time will remember that about six years ago I went into Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville and had a pacemaker implanted.
December 11, 2018, 11:59 AM EST
As one who I feel has at least a cursory knowledge of both sides of the gun control issue, I offer my humble opinion of the situation and the seemingly implacable positions that have been taken up by each.
December 4, 2018, 9:39 AM EST
Just got home yesterday morning from playing our last show of the year in Kansas City, a tour that started nine months, one hundred and eight shows and seventy-some thousand miles ago.
November 27, 2018, 12:26 PM EST
Our government is no longer an august citadel of reason where the highest standards of patriotism and civilized decorum are practiced, where all energy is laser-focused on what is best for our nation’s security and fiscal health, where party affiliation is second to the needs of “We the People” and truth and honor abound.
November 20, 2018, 11:34 AM EST
There is an old saying that “it ain’t over ’till the fat lady sings.” Well, when it comes to elections, all the fat lady can do is stand in the wings and wait until the votes are counted, and that seems to depend on some pretty tenuous circumstances involving a cast of shady characters who have a tendency to balk when the vote tally doesn’t add up to suit them.
November 12, 2018, 9:33 AM EST
The election is over, the people have spoken, and although there is probably not a baker’s dozen in America who are completely happy with the outcome, it is my fervent hope that our president will dial back his acerbic rhetoric and the loyal opposition will put away the long knives and personal vendettas and take what’s good for the country into consideration for a change.