Darius Rucker

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Behind the Song: Darius Rucker’s ‘Wagon Wheel’

“When I heard ‘Wagon Wheel’ at my daughter’s high school talent contest, I just thought, ‘Man some day I’m going to cut the song for a record.’ It was one of those lightning bolt things that I can’t even explain.”

01/09/2014

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Lionel Richie Says Luke Bryan Is ‘First on the List’ For Possible Country Release

“Luke put the final nail in the idea. I walked onstage with him and I realized the magic of performing. Country has it down pat,” Richie said.

12/05/2013

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Usher, OneRepublic’s Ryan Tedder Among Highlights During Blake Shelton’s Tornado Benefit

Blake Shelton assembled an impressive collection of friends last night in Oklahoma City for his Healing in the Heartland benefit concert.

05/30/2013

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Blake Shelton ‘Healing In The Heartland’ Benefit To Feature Usher, Ryan Tedder, Miranda Lambert & More

Two more headline artists have been added to Blake Shelton’s star-studded Healing in the Heartland: Relief Benefit Concert on May 29: Blake’s fellow ‘Voice’ coach Usher and country star Darius Rucker.

05/28/2013

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How About A Musician With Your Wine

Break out the cheese and crackers! We’ve got wines from Fergie, Train, Dave Matthews and more for you to try.

12/17/2012

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Darius Rucker On Touring With Lady Antebellum, Covering Prince

Currently halfway through his tour with Lady Antebellum and Thompson Square, Darius Rucker filled CBS Local in on what it’s like opening for Lady A and some of his favorite songs to play during his […]

06/08/2012

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Darius Rucker On Hootie & The Blowfish: “We’re Going To Do Another Record”

While he is currently enjoying a successful career in country music, Darius Rucker told CBS Local that he still loves to perform songs from his days with Hootie & the Blowfish.

05/25/2012

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Darius Rucker On Lionel Richie: “He’s more than an idol, he’s part of my DNA”

Currently on tour with Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker sat down with CBS Local while in New York to discuss life on the road and his recent collaboration with Lionel Richie.

05/18/2012

A Number One Hit on His Birthday!

A nice birthday present, a number one hit.  Click “more” to find out who.

05/13/2011

“Let Her Cry” Was a Country Song, Says Rucker

In an interview with Rolling Stone last week, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Hootie & the Blowfish[/lastfm] frontman Darius Rucker said that he considers the band’s 1994 single “Let Her Cry” to be the first country song that he […]

02/01/2011