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Alexander Alexeenko - 01.06.20 (updated 01.06.20)

Darius Rucker is an American singer and songwriter. At first, he became famous as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the famous American rock band that received a Grammy Award called Hootie & the Blowfish. He founded the group in 1986 at the University of South Carolina, along with Jim "Sony" Sonefeld, Mark Brian and Dean Felber. Since then, they have released five studio albums and composed six different top 40 hits on the famous Billboard Hot 100. Find out more about career, personal life Darius Rucker net worth and earrings in the article below.


1. Darius Rucker net worth in early years

Darius Rucker was born on May 13, 1966 in Charleston, South Carolina, USA. He also grew up where his family lived for generations. A single mother, Carolyn, who worked as a nurse at the university, raised him. She managed to bring his three sisters and two brothers. His father was never present. A difficult childhood did not stop accumulating Darius Rucker net worth. Darius Rucker currently lives with his wife and three children in his hometown of Charleston.

He once stated that during adulthood he received regular education in a South / African American environment. Every Sunday, he attended a local church with his family, which was then quite poor, so poor that his mother, her two sisters, his grandmother, and 14 children lived in the same three-bedroom house. In childhood, singing was his biggest dream. This dream allowed to start saving Darius Rucker net worth.

2. Darius Rucker net worth, career and awards

Rucker has been a singer at Hootie & the Blowfish since their founding in 1986. He met other band members when he studied at the University of South Carolina. Album titles released by the group include Cracked Rear View since 1994, Fairweather Johnson since 1996, Musical Chairs since 1998, Scattered, Smothered & Covered since 2000, and two albums Hootie & the Blowfish and Looking for Lucky since 2005. Royalties allowed to accumulate Darius Rucker net worth.

Without a doubt, his biggest contribution to the group is his famous baritone. Well-known magazines have been praising for many years, while The Rolling Stone has called it “ingratiating,” TIME has called it “low, rude, [and] charismatic,” while Entertainment Weekly calls it “a wild growl.” Darius Rucker has won several major honors over his career. These include three Grammy Awards in 1995 and 2013, a Country Music Association Award in 2009, a British Country Music Association Award in 2015, and a 2018 Academy of Country Music Award.

Darius Rucker has long flourished in the music industry, mainly as a singer and musician. Thus, Darius Rucker net worth estimated at 15 million dollars. He earned most of his work as the vocalist of his famous band Hootie & The Blowfish since its inception 33 years ago. In addition, he made money when in 1983 he became the first solo Afro-American artist to receive Country No. 1 hit for the song “Don't Think I Don't Think About It.”

Back in 2008, his profit exploded due to the fact that he signed a contract with Capitol Records Nashville. His 40 best hits were featured on the Billboard Hot 100, which also benefited his fame and fortune.

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