Nashville, Tenn. (June 19, 2019) — Legendary country and southern rock group The Charlie Daniels Band (CDB) will perform live on this Friday morning’s edition of the Fox & Friends Summer Concert Series on the Fox News Channel

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Daniels’ “The Devil Went Down to Georgia,” a song that became a worldwide phenomenon following its original release in May of 1979. 

Throughout the live broadcast, viewers can expect to see Daniels perform the iconic tune as well as several other songs that made the CDB a household name. 

In addition to performing, Daniels will chat with Fox & Friends co-hosts Ainsley EarhardtSteve DoocyBrian Kilmeade and Senior Meteorologist Janice Dean about current CDB happenings as well as his mission to help veterans through his non-profit group, The Journey Home Project

Catch The Charlie Daniels Band on Fox & Friends this FridayJune 21 from 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. / ET

Photo credit: Nate Shuppert 

About Charlie Daniels

From his Dove Award-winning gospel albums to his genre-defining southern rock anthems and his CMA Award-winning country hits, few artists have left a more indelible mark on America’s musical landscape than Charlie Daniels. An outspoken patriot, beloved mentor, and still a road warrior at age 82, Daniels has parlayed his passion for music into a multi-platinum career and a platform to support the military, underprivileged children, and others in need. The Charlie Daniels Band has long populated radio with memorable hits and his signature song, “The Devil Went Down to Georgia.” Over the course of his career, Daniels has received numerous accolades, including his induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame, the Musicians Hall of Fame and becoming a member of the Grand Ole Opry. Daniels helps to shine the spotlight on the many causes that are close to his heart. He’s a staunch supporter of the military and lends his time and talent to numerous charitable organizations, including The Journey Home Project, that he founded in 2014 with his manager, David Corlew, to help veterans of the United States Armed Forces. 

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About The Journey Home Project

The Journey Home Project (TJHP) is a not-for profit organization that assists other not-for-profits in securing funds to help causes that benefit veterans of the United States Armed Forces. TJHP was founded in 2014 by country music legend Charlie Daniels and his manager, David Corlew. In 2018,Major General Terry “Max” Haston joined TJHP as the non-profit’s newest board member. Conscious of the need to assist our nation’s veterans, they have set out to partner with organizations that do the most good, with the least overhead. Working in tandem with these organizations, TJHP is making a difference in the lives of American patriots. 

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