Rolling Stone Live: Darius Rucker Does His Country Hits, an Old Hootie Favorite and a Raucous Cover

Former Hootie and the Blowfish frontman gives a warm rundown of his diverse career

Hootie and the Blowfish frontman Darius Rucker visited the Rolling Stone office recently to perform a few songs and discuss his gradual transformation into a full-on country artist. Rucker spoke of his roots as a country music fan and his surprise that his first country album went platinum, and promised at least one more tour with Hootie and the Blowfish sometime in the future as a gift to the band's loyal fans.