#CMTawards: Darius Rucker Saves the Best for Last

Darius Rucker recruits Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan and Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley for a new Georgia version of a Drivin' N Cryin' classic.

Darius Rucker’s “For the First Time” Becomes His Eighth Country No. 1

Darius Rucker ascends to No. 1 on the county airplay rankings this week with “For the First Time” after a 42-week climb. This makes Rucker’s eighth No. 1 as a solo artist. Meanwhile, Jason Aldean can’t seem to leave Rearview Town in his rear view mirror. Lucky him! The album rebounded to No. 1 in... Read more »

Darius Rucker Rewrites Hit for Fleet Week

Get the full lyrics of the new Jimmy Fallon and Darius Rucker parody duet "Only Wanna Thank the Troops" and watch them perform it on The Tonight Show.

All for the Paws Benefit Concert: Michael Ray – KFDI


All for the Paws Benefit Concert: Michael Ray
... work: Ray has spent the past several years pounding the pavement on headlining tours when he's not taking cues from some of the industry's best tour mates including Darius Rucker, Kip Moore and Sam Hunt. The way Ray sees it, each concert he ...

Darius Rucker Introduces Troublemaker Squad

Darius Rucker is not from Georgia. But Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean and Charles Kelley are. So when Rucker was getting ready to record one of his favorite Drivin’ n’ Cryin’ songs, he enlisted some vocal help from his Georgia boys. And now it looks like that squad is part of Rucker’s video for “Straight to... Read more »

Darius Rucker Plots 2018 UK Tour

After closing the Summer Plays On Tour with Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker will perform some of the most celebrated concert halls in the U.K. this fall. A six-show tour kicks off Oct. 21 at the Symphony Hall in Birmingham, England and wraps Oct. 28 at London’s Royal Albert Hall. Embedded from embed.vevo.com. For The First... Read more »

Lady Antebellum and Darius Rucker Plan 2018 Tour

Fans can look forward to a summer full of hits when Lady Antebellum and Darius Rucker embark on their co-headlining Summer Plays On Tour. Russell Dickerson will join them for the 2018 run which will visit 30 cities starting July 19 in Toronto, Ontario. Tickets for select cities go on sale Jan. 26 through Live... Read more »

Darius Rucker on Small Town Blessings

When Darius Rucker was growing up in Charleston, SC, his mom made sure that he counted his blessings. Probably every day, and especially on Thanksgiving. I caught up with Rucker at the WUSN Stars & Strings benefit show in Chicago last week, and we talked about carrying on that kind of grateful tradition. “When I... Read more »

How Darius Rucker Felt About “Hold My Hand”

When the Country Music Association called Darius Rucker and asked if he’d help open the Nov. 8 Awards show with his 1994 hit song “Hold My Hand,” he said he was shocked. “For the song that (Hootie & the Blowfish) played in clubs for years and years to be opening the CMAs — with a... Read more »

Darius Rucker Reflects on His First Decade in Country Music

It’s hard to believe that Darius Rucker‘s platinum country debut Learn to Live turns 10 in 2018. But it’s also hard to remember a time when Rucker’s music wasn’t part of the American consciousness. In his first 30 years in music, he’s won three Grammys and sold millions of albums worldwide as a solo country... Read more »