unnamed-1Country music legend Charlie Daniels will receive the first-ever RARE COUNTRY HUMANITARIAN OF THE YEAR Award, honoring his commitment to veterans via The Journey Home Project, this Wednesday, November 30 during the Charlie Daniels 80th Birthday Volunteer Jam. The award will be presented to Daniels onstage at the Bridgestone Arena by surprise special guests. The HUMANITARIAN Award is the final honor to be announced as part of the inaugural RARE COUNTRY AWARDS, which showcases the year’s best in country music as determined by fans.

“Charlie Daniels epitomizes what it means to ‘Be Rare’ and we are thrilled to present him with our very first Humanitarian Award,” said Laurissa Phillips, General Manager, Rare Country. “His tireless support of veterans through The Journey Home Project and his ongoing work with Volunteer Jam is a testament to his generous spirit and commitment to this cause. We’re proud to honor Charlie and look forward to working with him for years to come.”