Darius Carlos Rucker is an American singer and songwriter who was born on May 13, 1966.
Darius Rucker created the rock group Hootie & the Blowfish in 1986 on the University of South Carolina with Mark Bryan, Jim “Soni” Sonefeld, and Dean Felber. He initially rose to recognition as a result of the band’s lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist.
With Rucker inside the group, the group put out 5 studio albums and scored six prime 40 hits on the Billboard Hot 100.
The majority of the tracks have been co-written by Rucker and the alternative band members.
Back to Then, a solo R&B album he put out in 2002 on Hidden Beach Recordings, failed to offer any hit songs.
Six years later, Rucker grew to change into a country music performer and signed with Capitol Nashville. That equivalent yr, he launched the album Learn to Live.
Since Charley Pride in 1983, he grew to change into the first Black artist to prime the Hot Country Songs charts alongside together with his debut single, “Don’t Think I Don’t Think About It.”
Darius Rucker Parents’ Nationality
Darius Rucker’s mom and father have a typical Southern African-American nationality and ethnicity