Circle Salutes Charlie Daniels

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 14, 2020 –  Circle will honor the life and career of Country Music Hall of Fame and Grand Ole Opry member Charlie Daniels who passed away unexpectedly July 6 at the age of 83. Circle Salutes Charlie Daniels will include programming Sunday, July 19 beginning at 7 p.m. ET featuring and honoring the legendary music icon. The new special half-hour premiere of Circle Sessions: Remembering Charlie Daniels will feature moments from his Grand Ole Opry induction, career highlights and interviews with some of his fellow artists he influenced over his 60+ year career.

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Circle Salutes Charlie Daniels 
programming schedule on Sunday, July 19 to begin at 7 p.m. ET and will include:

7 p.m. ET
The Charlie Daniels Band: Live at Billy Bob’s Texas | 
The Charlie Daniels Band performs on the mainstage, featuring their hits.

8 p.m. ET 
(repeats at 11:00 PM, ET)

Reflections from the Circle: Charlie Daniels | Charlie Daniels reflects on his personal life and career during an intimate conversation on the stage of the Grand Ole Opry with TV and WSM-AM radio personality Eddie Stubbs.

9 p.m. ET 
(repeats at midnight, ET)

Hee Haw | Charlie Daniels guest stars on the long-running country variety show.

10 p.m. ET 
(repeats at 1:00 AM, ET)

Circle Sessions: Remembering Charlie Daniels (special half-hour episode) | WSM-AM’s popular radio and tv personality Bill Cody shares a look back at the career of country legend and Grand Ole Opry member Charlie Daniels.

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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 a true road warrior, Daniels 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 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 helped to shine the spotlight on the many causes that are close to his heart. He was a staunch supporter of the military and gave his time and talent to numerous charitable organizations, including The Journey Home Project, that he founded in 2014 with his friend and longtime manager, David Corlew, to help veterans of the United States Armed Forces.

About Circle Media, LLC

Circle Media, LLC is a media network dedicated to celebrating the country lifestyle and putting fans inside the circle of everything country. Circle offers entertainment news, documentaries, movies, archival, new and licensed programming, Grand Ole Opry performances, and more. Circle is a joint venture between Opry Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of Ryman Hospitality Properties, and Gray TV.


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