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American Singer Darius Rucker Earning From His Profession and Net Worth: Details

Updated On 01 Oct, 2018 Published On

Born in 1966, Darius Rucker is a 52-year-old American singer. He is well known for being the lead singer and frontman for his band Hootie & the Blowfish. The American singer has released a total of 5 studio albums along with his band members and has been able to land 40 singles on the hot billboard list.

Out of his profession as a singer and a songwriter, Darius Rucker has achieved quite a huge net worth for himself. Thanks to all the hard work he puts in his work. The article below deals with the singer's overall net worth and earnings.

Darius Rucker net worth: $14 million

As of 2018, American singer Darius Rucker is said to have an estimated net worth of $ 14 million. He has achieved great success with his band and has also won three Grammys till date.

House and cars

Darius currently resides with his family in his Charleston Home in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina.

CAPTION: American singer Darius Rucker and his house
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Talking about locomotives, Darius is a huge enthusiast of cars and his garage houses a few of those luxury rides. He currently drives a 2018 Mercedes G 550 whose starting price is $227,300. 

He also owns a 1964 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia, a classic vintage car whose price is unknown but might cost a fortune in today's time.

CAPTION: American singer Darius Rucker with his 1964 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia
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Besides, Darius Rucker also recently bought a 1995 Ford Explorer, which has a current market value of $25,000. The property and the assets are all part of the net worth he has achieved.

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Earnings

The American singer's 2008 album titled Learn to Live had a record sales of $1,300,000. His other highest grossing albums are enlisted below:

  • Charleston, SC 1966 (2010) - $500,000
  • True Believers (2010) - $575,400
  • Home for the Holidays (2014) - $151,000
  • Southern Style (2015) - $199,000

Darius' earning from his band Hootie & the Blowfish is not revealed but he might have earned a fair share from his contributions, and has also toured with many famous musicians like Adele, which have all helped him in his net worth.

Darius Rucker career from the start 

The American singer founded the band Hootie & The Blowfish, along with fellow musicians Dean Felber, Jim Sonefeld and Mark Bryan in the year 1986.

The band released their first album Cracked Rear View in 1994 and since then have released four other albums which have sold over 21 million copies.

CAPTION: American singer Darius Rucker with his bandmates at the
Grammy SOURCE: observer

Darius made his solo debut in 2001 with his album The Return of Mongo Slade. At the time, he was signed to Atlantic Records, a record company that has signed many great artist artists Wiz Khalifa, Cardi B, and many others.

But the album saw daylight under the company and was released under an independent label.

CAPTION: American singer Darius Rucker
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He then signed a deal with Capitol Records, with whom he released his second album Learn to Live, for which he also won the New Artist Award in the Country Music festival in the year 2009. The American singer's last album, When Was the Last Time, was released in 2017.