Darius Rucker (born May 13, 1966) is an American musician. He first gained fame as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of the rock band Hootie & the Blowfish, of which he has been a member since the band's foundation in 1986. In 2008, Rucker began a solo career in country music as well.
Rucker has recorded two solo albums: Back to Then in 2002 on Hidden Beach Recordings, followed by Learn to Live in 2008 on Capitol Records Nashville. Its first three singles—"Don't Think I Don't Think About It", "It Won't Be Like This for Long" and "Alright"—have all reached Number One on the U.S. Hot Country Songs chart. The album itself has been certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America.
WOW! Awesome! Great voice. Love the morals to your songs Darius. Not too many black men I know can sing country and do it well with a true love sound. You make me proud that I like Country. I don't say black in no predjudice way....I love people of all races cause we were all made By OUR ONE GOD. He loves variety. You Go Brother