Darius Rucker rides ‘Wagon Wheel’ to top of charts
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Darius Rucker is a fan of Old Crow Medicine Show, but says he didn’t really get what was so infectious about the string band’s signature hit “Wagon Wheel” at first. Then he heard the faculty band at his daughter’s ...
Darius Rucker, Ketch Secor Carry "Wagon Wheel" to Ryman
Darius Rucker, songwriter Ketch Secor and about a hundred admirers gathered on the stage of the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville on Monday (Sept. 16) for a celebration of Rucker's No.1 smash hit, "Wagon Wheel." After extensive remarks by friends and ...
“Wagon Wheel”: The strange history of country music’s number one song
Darius Rucker, formerly of Hootie and the Blowfish and now the first major African American country star since Charlie ... someone’s backyard without playing the song five or ten times. Everybody wanted to sing it, and it was a really weird thing.
Darius Rucker on 'Wagon Wheel' and the Future of Hootie
About a year ago Darius Rucker ... from Dylan's 1975 song "Idiot Wind." "That was a straight tribute to him," says Rucker. "I wrote it around the time I was listening to Blood on the Tracks every day. The line 'They say I shot a man named ...
Darius Rucker rides 'Wagon Wheel' to top of charts
(AP) — Darius Rucker is a fan of Old Crow Medicine Show, but says he didn't really get what was so infectious about the string band's signature hit "Wagon Wheel" at first ... sessions called "Rock Me, Mama." It wasn't so much a song as a sketch, crudely ...