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Darius Carlos Rucker is an American singer, guitarist, and songwriter who was born on May 13, 1966. He created the rock group Hootie and the Blowfish in 1986 at the University of South Carolina with Mark Bryan, Jim "Soni" Sonefeld, and Dean Felber. He initially rose to recognition as the band's lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist. With Rucker in the group, the group put out five studio albums and scored six top 40 hits on the Billboard Hot 100. The majority of the tracks were co-written by Rucker and the other band members. Back to Then, a solo R&B album he put out in 2002 on Hidden Beach Recordings, didn't have any hit songs. Six years later, Rucker became a country music performer and signed with Capitol Nashville. That same year, he released the album Learn to Live. Since Charley Pride in 1983, he became the first Black artist to top the Hot Country Songs charts with his debut single, "Don't Think I Don't Think About It." (Ray Charles and Willie Nelson's duet "Seven Spanish Angels" peaked at number one in March 1985.)) It was followed by "It Won't Be Like This for Long" and "Alright," two more number one singles, as well as the number three smash "History in the Making." He was the second black person to receive any award from the Country Music Association in 2009 and the first black American to win the New Artist Award. Charleston, SC 1966, a follow-up CD, was made available on October 12, 2010. The album features the number-one songs "This" and "Come Back Song." True Believers, his third country album, peaked at number one on the US Top Country Albums and number two on the US Billboard 200 in 2013. The Billboard U.S. Country charts featured the singles "True Believers" (#24), "Wagon Wheel" (#1), and "Radio" (#14). Home for the Holidays, his debut country Christmas album, peaked at number seven on the US Country List and number 31 on the US Billboard 200 chart in 2014. With the singles "Homegrown Honey" (#6) and "Southern Style" (#8) both peaking on the U.S. Coun.

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Darius Rucker's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Darius Rucker for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Darius Rucker, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Darius Rucker. After we consult with them, we will provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Darius Rucker booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Darius Rucker for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final Darius Rucker booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Darius Rucker charge for an event. An example fee to book Darius Rucker is in the starting range of $300,000-$499,000. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price as well. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Darius Rucker agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Darius Rucker manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Darius Rucker for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Darius Rucker agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book Darius Rucker, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Darius Rucker booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Darius Rucker, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Grammy Award Winner Or Nominee, Golfers-Celebrity, Pop-Modern, Country, Male, Age Group-18-30's, Age Group-30's-50's, African American
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