Darius Rucker Wife, Kids, Family, Net Worth, House, Bio, Age

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Darius Rucker is an American accompanist and songwriter who is actual accepted as the diva of the Hootie & the Blowfish bedrock band. A actual able individual, the accompanist has additionally fabricated a name for himself as a abandoned artisan in altered genres. Accepting been about for over 30 years, there are a lot of things about him that abounding bodies appetite to know.

Darius Rucker Adventures and Age

It was on May 13, 1966, that he was built-in as Darius Carlos Rucker in Charleston, South Carolina. Although one can calmly accept that he grew up with music because his ancestor was a affiliate of the Actuality band, Rolling Stone, his ancestor had actual little access in his activity as he was aloft by his mother alongside his bristles added siblings. In fact, while growing up, he had actual little acquaintance with his ancestor whom he saw actual little of.

Apart from his mother, one added being that helped in bringing him up was his grandmother back his mother who was a assistant had to work. Still, this did not anticipate him from seeing abundant abjection as a child, administration a three bedchamber collapsed with his aunties and added children, totalling abutting to 20.


For his education, Darius Rucker abounding the Charleston’s Middleton Aerial Academy and afterwards he graduated, he confused to the University of South Carolina. It was actuality that he got to alpha blame his agreeable career alike more, alike admitting he had been singing back he was a little kid in his abbey choir.

The university afforded him the befalling of affair bodies like Mark Bryan, Jim “Soni” Sonefeld, and Administrator Felber, and together, they began the bedrock band, Hootie & the Blowfish. That was in 1986.

The bandage has gone on to absolution 5 flat albums. The first, Cracked Rear View, was appear in 1994 and it was a massive success, topping the Advance blueprint in the US and it recorded a design affidavit in the US and Canada, while it had a Gold in the UK with Platinum in Australia. Fairweather Johnson which was their abutting anthology was appear in 1996 and it was additionally actual successful. Their abutting three albums were Musical Chairs (1998), Hootie & the Blowfish (2003), and Looking for Lucky (2005).

The bedrock bandage won at the Grammy Awards in 1996 back it biconcave the Best New Artisan accolade as able-bodied as the Best Pop Achievement by a Duo or Accumulation with Vocals for Let Her Cry. It additionally has 2 American Music Awards as able-bodied as an MTV Video Music Award.

Hootie & the Blowfish took a breach in 2008 and Rucker absitively to accompany a abandoned career as a country musician. His aboriginal anthology this time about was Learn to Live which he appear in that aforementioned year. Afterwards this, he appear Charleston, SC 1966 (2010), True Believers (2012), Southern Style and Home for the Holidays (2014), and When Was the Aftermost Time (2016). Surprisingly, the man who had additionally appear an R&B anthology Back to Then in 2002, was additionally actual acknowledged as a country singer.

Among the awards he won this time about were a Country Music Affiliation Awards for New Artisan of the Year (2009) and a Grammys for Best Country Abandoned Achievement (2013). He additionally absolved home with a British Country Music Affiliation Accolade for All-embracing Anthology of the Year (2015)

Considering that he was built-in in 1966, academic his appropriate age is rather easy.

Family: Wife and Kids

Darius Rucker is affiliated to Beth Leonard. The aboriginal time the accompanist saw the woman, he anon knew she was the one he was activity to ally and he fabricated abiding he told her on their aboriginal date. The two absitively to tie the bond in 2000.

Beth Leonard gave bearing to the couple’s aboriginal child, Daniella Rose in 2001 and in 2005, she gave bearing to a son, Jack.


Before accepting affiliated to Beth Leonard, Darius Rucker had a daughter, Carolyn Fair Phillips with his then-girlfriend. Carolyn was built-in on April 21, 1995.

Net Account and House

For a man who has about affected the four walls of the apple with his music, it will awful be hasty to apprehend that he doesn’t accept a adorable net worth. His net account is put at $14 million.

The accompanist already had a abode in Arise Pleasant, South Carolina.

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