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Reba McEntire And Darius Rucker Set To Host ‘The 54th Annual CMA Awards’

Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker; Photo Courtesy of Alysse Gafkjen/ABC

The Country Music Association has revealed that Country Music superstars and previous CMA Awards winners Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker will host “The 54th Annual CMA Awards” live from Nashville on Wednesday, Nov. 11 (8:00-11:00 PM/EST) on ABC. Country Music’s Biggest Night™ will take place from Music City Center in downtown Nashville and will feature the biggest …

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Darius Rucker and Wife Beth Leonard Announce Split After Almost 20 Years Of Marriage

Darius Rucker and Beth Leonard; Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

Darius Rucker and his wife Beth Leonard announced on Saturday (July 11) via social media that they have made the decision to “consciously uncouple” after almost 20 years of marriage. “Beth and I would like to share that after much reflection we have made the decision to consciously uncouple,” Rucker …

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Darius Rucker Announces “Darius & Friends” Live Stream Benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

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Three-time Grammy Award winner Darius Rucker will be joined by Clint Black and Tracy Lawrence on the iconic Grand Ole Opry stage for a virtual edition of his “Darius & Friends” concert powered by LiveXLive on Thursday, July 30 at 7 p.m. CT, benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®. Together with LiveXLive, a global platform for live stream and on-demand …

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Jimmie Allen Announces Star-Studded Compilation EP Titled ‘Bettie James’

Platinum-selling singer/songwriter Jimmie Allen is combining his deep love of family and genre-spanning taste in music for his upcoming collaboration project, Bettie James, out July 10 via Stoney Creek Records/BBR Music Group. The seven-track EP features brand new songs created with a variety of hitmakers and showcase Allen’s wide-ranging musical …

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Darius Rucker Reveals Lady A Collaboration and He’s Currently Listening to Gabby Barrett, Post Malone and Ed Sheeran

In a recent 11-question interview with Opry member and Grammy award-winning artist, Darius Rucker, he not only revealed that he’s been hard at work writing new music during quarantine but also that he has a new single coming out this Summer with Lady A. “I have a new single coming …

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Darius Rucker Performs Classic Randy Travis Hit on ‘CMT Celebrates Our Heroes’ Special

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Darius Rucker performed a cover of Randy Travis’ classic hit “Forever and Ever, Amen” live from his home during Wednesday (June 3) evening’s two-hour CMT Celebrates Our Heroes: An Artists of the Year Special. “I just want to say a big thank you to American engineers,” Rucker expressed. “And to …

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Darius Rucker’s Historic “Wagon Wheel” is now 8x Platinum & Top 5 All-Time

Darius Rucker; Photo Courtesy of Strange Bird Media

Capitol Records Nashville’s Darius Rucker was surprised with a plaque celebrating the RIAA’s recent 8x-Platinum certification of his hit song “Wagon Wheel” during a visit to the Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum yesterday, February 12. Since topping the charts for back-to-back weeks in 2013, “Wagon Wheel” has now become one …

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‘Darius & Friends’ Surpasses $2 Million Raised for St. Jude with All-Star Lineup

Photos courtesy: Essential Broadcast Media (EB Media) A decade after first visiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital where he was immediately inspired to pledge his support, Darius Rucker has surpassed the $2 million mark in his fundraising efforts with this year’s 10th annual “Darius & Friends” benefit concert on Monday …

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Carrie Underwood Remains CMT’s Most Awarded Artist And Plenty Of Other Big Wins At The 2019 CMT Music Awards!

Nashville’s biggest party returned to kick off the summer with a grand celebration recognizing the most beloved names in country music. The  “2019 CMT Music Awards,” aired LIVE on Wednesday, June 5 at 8:00pm ET / 7:00pm CT and continuing the “CMT Music Awards” tradition of embracing blended-genre collaborations among …

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