NASHVILLE, TN – August 24, 2009 - Capitol Records Nashville threw a party for Darius Rucker last week to celebrate the success of Rucker’s country debut Learn To Live which was just certified PLATINUM by the RIAA for sales of over one million copies.
Rucker will continue the celebration tomorrow at his #1 party for his latest song “Alright.” All three of Rucker’s singles (“Don’t Think I Don’t Think About It,” “It Won’t Be Like This For Long,” and “Alright”) have shot to #1 – making Darius the first artist in 17 years to have his first three singles hit the #1 spot on Billboard’s Country Chart.
After his #1 party, Darius will head to the Grand Ole Opry House to perform a FREE show for Samsung AT&T’s 3rd Annual Summer Krush series. A portion of the performance will air on Jimmy Kimmel Live this Thursday, August 27th. You can also catch Darius August 31st on ABC's CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock, as well as upcoming "Unstoppable Tour" dates with Rascal Flatts.