Theodore Anthony "Ted" Nugent is an American musician, hunter, and political activist from Detroit, Michigan. A talented musician since age 6, Nugent fronted the band Amboy Dukes in the 1970s, and has produced solo work since 1977, including the successful album Cat Scratch Fever. Throughout his career, Nugent has served on the boards of more than two dozen political and charitable associations, including the National Rifle Association (NRA), Mothers Against Drunk Driving (M.A.D.D.), and Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) law enforcement program. Nugent is also the creator and host of the award-winning Ted Nugent Spirit of the Wild television show — seen exclusively on Outdoor Channel — where he proudly serves as Ambassador for the network.