Music News

Darius & Friends concert for St. Jude to be livestreamed

ABC/Jon LeMayThe 11th annual Darius & Friends concert, a benefit for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital created by Darius Rucker, will be streamed online later this month. Darius will deliver a social distance-friendly performance on the Grand Ole Opry

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockOn this date in 1991, one of the decade’s greatest country performers was at the top of the charts with “Don’t Rock the Jukebox,” the hit single off of his album of the same name. Do you

Darius Rucker announces divorce from wife Beth Leonard

ABC/Image Group LAIt’s the end of the line for Darius Rucker and Beth Leonard‘s nearly 20-year marriage. The Hootie & the Blowfish frontman and sol country star announced on Saturday that he and his wife will divorce. Rucker penned the emotional letter on social

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockMiranda Lambert turned her song, “Dark Bars,” into a poignant tribute to Nashville with a new lyric video. The clip spotlights Music City’s bars shuttered by both the pandemic and damage from an early March tornado.