Mr. Daniels released "Simple Man" not long after I graduated from high school. I remember hanging out at the local pool hall playing it over and over on the old Wurlitzer they had there. I'm sure that vinyl had to be replaced several times.
If you're up for a good read go to charliedanielsband.com and check out his soapbox, just as you would think, its his opinions on various subjects and there's a new one every week or so, plus all the old ones are archived. Hours of good 'ol boy logic I feel like most here can appreciate.