Charlie Daniels’ ‘Volunteer Jam XX’ gets CD, TV release date

Blackbird Presents and AXS TV are proud to announce the broadcast premiere and music release of Volunteer Jam XX: A Tribute To Charlie Daniels. The broadcast and music release features a collection of legendary singers, songwriters, and superstars who came together to celebrate Charlie Daniels’ twentieth Volunteer Jam at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee this March.

AXS TV will premiere the two-hour broadcast on Sunday, August 19th at 10 pm ET, and Blackbird Presents will release a 2 CD set of select songs which will be available October 12th.

Volunteer Jam XX: A Tribute To Charlie Daniels broadcast special features captivating performances, in-depth interviews, and behind-the-scenes footage with Charlie Daniels, The Charlie Daniels Band, Alabama, Billy F Gibbons, Blackberry Smoke, Chris Young, Chris Janson, Chuck Leavell, Devon Allman, Duane Betts, Eddie Montgomery, Justin Moore, Lee Brice, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Ricky Skaggs, Sara Evans, Steep Canyon Rangers, The Oak Ridge Boys, and Travis Tritt. Performances include a range of classics, such as “The Devil Went Down To Georgia” (performed by Charlie Daniels & The Charlie Daniels Band), “Mountain Music” (Performed by Alabama), “La Grange” (Performed by Billy F Gibbons), and an all-star grand finale performance of “One Way Out.”

“We were honored to produce Volunteer Jam XX: A Tribute To Charlie, of one of the most special southern rock, soul, and blues most special music traditions,” says Keith Wortman, Executive Producer. “This broadcast premiere and release captures all of the excitement for music fans around the world.”

Keith Wortman is the creator and executive producer of the show. GRAMMY Award-winner Don Was served as music director.

2 CD

CD 1:

1. Trudy (4:45) Feat: Blackberry Smoke
2. Brand New Star (2:40) Feat: The Oak Ridge Boys
3. Sweet Louisiana (4:34) Feat: Brent Cobb
4. Evangeline (3:34) Feat: Sara Evans
5. Simple Man (3:18) Feat: Justin Moore
6. (What This World Needs Is) A Few More Rednecks (4:21) Feat: Chris Janson
7. Texas (3:41) Feat: Steep Canyon Rangers
8. My Town (5:10) Feat: Eddie Montgomery
9. The Legend of Wooley Swamp (4:35) Feat: Lee Brice
10. Blue Sky (5:29) Feat: Devon Allman/Duane Betts/Chuck Leavell
11. Midnight Rider (4:34) Feat: Devon Allman/Duane Betts/Chuck Leavell

CD 2:

1. Sweet Home Alabama (6:18) Feat: Lynyrd Skynyrd
2. Modern Day Bonnie and Clyde (4:16) Feat: Travis Tritt
3. It’s A Great Day to Be Alive (4:13) Feat: Travis Tritt
4. Drinkin’ My Baby Goodbye (3:45) Feat: Chris Young
5. We Had It All One Time (4:40) Feat: Ricky Skaggs
6. La Grange (5:25) Feat: Billy F Gibbons
7. The South’s Gonna Do It Again (3:41) Feat: Alabama
8. Mountain Music (4:36) Feat: Alabama
9. Tennessee Fiddlin’ Man (4:10) Feat: Charlie Daniels
10. The Devil Went Down to Georgia (4:58) Feat: Charlie Daniels
11. One Way Out (All Star Finale) (9:30)

Author: Buddy Iahn

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