fbpx

August 3

Stuck on You, Lionel Richie & Darius Rucker are on their Way

0  comments

Stuck on You, Lionel Richie & Darius Rucker are on their Way 1
Darius and Lionel Richie join together on the stage/ Youtube

We still can’t get enough of Lionel Richie’s tenth studio album Tuskegee, so I chose to feature one of the singles that awed the fans especially the ladies. Tuskegee presents reinterpretations of his previously recorded songs. The best part of the album is Richie’s collaborations with different artists that helped him give a new tune to his all-time favorite tracks. Released on March 5, 2012, Tuskegee landed as his third number one album on the Billboard 200. The album’s name was by the way named after Alabama City where Richie was born. He finished his undergraduate degree at Tuskegee Institute.

Stuck on You

“Stuck on You” definitely left a feeling down deep in our souls that we just can’t lose. Lionel Richie did an excellent delivery of the song when he first recorded it in 1984 but recording it with Darius Rucker, oh ladies, I can just imagine how flattered you are! In fact, when you watch the video below, you can see women head over heels while the two renowned artists join together on the stage.

Ladies cheers for Darius Rucker and Lionel Richie
Ladies cheers for Darius Rucker and Lionel Richie/ Youtube

The epic collaboration earned Rucker his first CMA Award in 2009. He was named the New Artist of the Year. Rucker was a pop artist before he signed to Capitol Nashville as a country singer in 2008. His single “Don’t Think I Don’t Think About It” off his debut album Learn to Live made him the first black artist to reach number one on the Hot Country Songs chart since Charley Pride in 1983.

On the other hand, the duet was Richie’s first nomination for CMA Awards. In an interview, he expressed his utmost pleasure for the nomination. He was thrilled that the country music community embraced his project, hence, making him feel at home. He did not only earn a nomination, but a friend for life in the person of Darius Rucker.

A New Found Friendship

Rucker and Richie met each other once in a bar before they had the recording. They exchanged polite hellos but never really talked. When the two met each other on the studio for the completion of the project, they both shared each other’s musical experiences. Both were impressed with each other’s works, and indeed a new friendship was built.

So here’s the live performance of “Stuck on You” from our favorite artists. Again, ladies, you are free to dance along or scream out loud, just make sure the neighbors won’t be disturbed.

And folks, if you like to read more articles about our favorite country stars, check out the Country Thang Daily website or follow us on FacebookTwitterand Instagram.


Tags

darius rucker, lionel richie, Stuck on You


{"email":"Email address invalid","url":"Website address invalid","required":"Required field missing"}

You may also like

Jimmie Allen Looked Back On His Most Cherished Memories of Charley Pride

ACM’s Exciting 7th Annual Party for A Cause Features Star-Studded Lineup

Darius Rucker’s “Wagon Wheel” and Some Courting Tips

“Remember the Alamo:” Notable Covers from Famous Artists

Jesus’ Selflessness Pictured in “When He was on the Cross”

God Makes His Presence Utterly Felt by a Little Girl

Latest Stories

65 Famous Southern Recipes To Indulge Your Taste Buds In

5 Abandoned Hotels In The South That Will Give You Chills

Andrea Bocelli and Celine Dion’s The Prayer Is A Powerful Duet

Tim McGraw’s “If You’re Reading This” Pays Tribute To Fallen Heroes

30 Christmas Tree Farms Near You For A Day Of Merry Celebration

15 Camping Sites Near You To explore The Great Outdoors This Summer

Subscribe to our newsletter now!

Country Thang Daily

>