Darius Rucker
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Black Country Communion: Darius Rucker and Lionel Richie
23 Apr 2012 // 6:00 PM

Despite country's southern roots, there remains a dearth of black artists. Darius Rucker dipped his toes in those muddy waters in the past, but alas, Lionel Richie's new country album doesn't wade in much deeper.


Darius Rucker: Learn to Live
16 Nov 2008 // 4:00 PM

With his first post-Hootie album, Darius Rucker raids the cupboard of contemporary country music... only to find paint-by-number ballads and steady-as-she-goes hillbilly rockers that fail to stamp his identity anywhere.

Darius Rucker: Back to Then
15 Aug 2002 // 6:00 PM


Singer swaps Hootie for a chart-topping country debut
3 Oct 2008 // 11:50 AM

MINNEAPOLIS -- Darius Rucker, the lead singer of Hootie & the Blowfish, has gone country. Just look at them boots. Or look at Billboard's country charts:

Hootie's Darius Rucker not just a rocker gone country
19 Sep 2008 // 3:40 AM

COLUMBIA, S.C. - He could have been the punch line, but instead he's in on the joke. "A lot of people expected Hootie with

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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