Homesick Heroes

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Homesick Heroes
The Charlie Daniels Band - Homesick Heroes - Front.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedAugust 15, 1988
GenreCountry, bluegrass
Length38:11
LabelEpic
ProducerJames Stroud
The Charlie Daniels Band chronology
Powder Keg
(1987)
Homesick Heroes
(1988)
Simple Man
(1989)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2.5/5 stars[1]

Homesick Heroes is a studio album by The Charlie Daniels Band released on August 15, 1988. The album is known for the CDB's cover of the Jimmy Dean classic, "Big Bad John," which also includes guest vocals by The Oak Ridge Boys.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Boogie Woogie Fiddle Country Blues" (Charlie Daniels, Taz DiGregorio, Tom Crain, Charlie Hayward, Jack Gavin)
  2. "Alligator"
  3. "Get Me Back to Dixie"
  4. "Boogie Woogie Man"
  5. "Cowboy Hat in Dallas"
  6. "Big Bad John" (featuring The Oak Ridge Boys)
  7. "Midnight Train"
  8. "Honky Tonk Avenue"
  9. "You Can't Pick Cotton"
  10. "Ill Wind"
  11. "Uneasy Rider '88"

Personnel[edit]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1988) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 16
U.S. Billboard 200 181

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