Darius Rucker On Charleston And Hootie & The Blowfish

Darius Rucker Reveals Why Charleston Is important to Hootie & The Blowfish In 'USA Through Music'

January 31, 2024 by

By: Denise Warner By: Denise Warner

Darius Rucker

In USA Through Music, now on M/LUX, former Hootie & the Blowfish frontman Darius Rucker discusses the band's beginnings

See Also: Take A Tour Of Memphis, New Orleans, Miami And Chicago Through The Cities' Musical Lens

"I met this kid one day, who said he played guitar and we started a band that became Hootie," Rucker reveals. "I've been a lead singer for 37 years and gotten to go all over the world and see so many great and wonderful places, but Charleston is where it all started.

For me, inspiration is all over Charleston. It's a great walking city. You get out and just walk around downtown and see so many things that inspired me," he says.

Watch the full episode below:













Darius Rucker Reveals Why Charleston Is important to Hootie & The Blowfish In 'USA Through Music'

January 31, 2024 by By: Denise Warner

Darius Rucker

In USA Through Music, now on M/LUX, former Hootie & the Blowfish frontman Darius Rucker discusses the band's beginnings

See Also: Take A Tour Of Memphis, New Orleans, Miami And Chicago Through The Cities' Musical Lens

"I met this kid one day, who said he played guitar and we started a band that became Hootie," Rucker reveals. "I've been a lead singer for 37 years and gotten to go all over the world and see so many great and wonderful places, but Charleston is where it all started.

For me, inspiration is all over Charleston. It's a great walking city. You get out and just walk around downtown and see so many things that inspired me," he says.

Watch the full episode below: