Musician/singer Darius Rucker performs on stage during the 2009 CMT Music Awards at the Sommet Center on June 16, 2009 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Getty Images)more pics »
For those that love Rascal Flatts
and Hootie and the Blowfish, there was a special treat in Tampa this weekend.Darius Rucker
, the former lead singer of Hootie and the Blowfish who's made a successful crossover to country, joined the band on Saturday.
From an article at examiner.com: Rascal Flatts brings its country rockabilly to the Ford Amphitheatre in Tampa on Saturday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m. The Columbus , Ohio-based trio enjoyed four Top-10 hits from their self-titled debut album in 2000. Throughout the years the band managed a total of 10 #1 hit singles and 18 Top-10 hits. Darius Rucker, the bombast and gritty-voiced lead singer for Hootie and the Blowfish, joins Rascal Flatts for the Tampa show. His crossover to Country has been hailed as nothing less than spectacular. Tickets available at Live Nation.
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