Charles Edward "Charlie" Daniels is an American musician known for his contributions to country and southern rock music. He is perhaps best known for his number one country hit "The Devil Went Down to Georgia", and multiple other songs he has written and performed. Daniels has been active as a singer since the early 1950s. He was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry on January 24, 2008 and the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum in 2009.
- Born: October 28, 1936 (age 81), Wilmington
- Spouse: Hazel Daniels (1963-09-20 to present - Marriage)
- Aliases: Charles Edward Daniels, Charly Daniels
- Children: Charlie Daniels, Jr.
- Height: 6′ 2″ (1.87m)
- Genre: Country, Country rock, Outlaw country
- Websites: http://charliedaniels.com/, http://www.charliedaniels.com/