by Elke Mermis
Charlie Louvin was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame 10 years ago for his work with the Louvin Brothers. Louvin had been an active musician since the '40s and was most notably recognized for his work with the Louvin Brothers. He spent the bulk of the past four-plus decades as an influential country singer.
According to Paste, Nashville radio station WSM has confirmed the news after receiving word from his wife, Betty. Louvin died at approximately 1:30 a.m. this morning from complications stemming from his bout with pancreatic cancer. He was 83.