Big Jim will make a road trip to the site of Seger's "Roll Me Away" stop to raise $50,000

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In his 1983 hit "Roll Me Away," Bob Seger sings about stopping at a bar "12 hours out of Mackinac City" to have a brew. 

WCSX-FM (94.7) morning show host "Big" Jim O'Brien is heading out on the road to find that bar, and to raise money for charity in the process. 

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O'Brien is rolling out to Rochester, Minnesota's North Star Bar on a road trip starting Thursday, according to a release from WCSX. 

Upon his return — the round-trip trek is expected to take 27 hours — Seger, in partnership with Chevrolet, will make a $50,000 donation to Gleaners Food Bank of Detroit. 

Chevy is also providing O'Brien with the wheels for his trip. 

The $50,000 donation will provide 150,000 meals for families in Southeastern Michigan. 

"Roll Me Away" is on Seger's 1982 album "The Distance." It was released as a single the following year and reached No. 27 on Billboard's Hot 100 chart. 

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