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Watch Darius Rucker Perform 'Wagon Wheel' on American Idol

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@calebleemusic and @dariusrucker rocked us! #AmericanIdol #IdolFinale

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Darius Rucker took to the spotlight this week on the American Idol finale. 

The country star joined finalist Caleb Lee Hutchinson on stage to perform his smash “Wagon Wheel.” 

Related: The New American Idol Is Dating the Runner-Up

Darius described the Dallas, Georgia, native’s vocal prowess as an “old-school voice.” 

“It’s so inspiring to see how much talent, passion and ambition these contestants have,” he says. “I loved being a part of Caleb’s experience on American Idol.” 

Related: Luke Bryan Debuts New Single on American Idol

Caleb ultimately fell short of the American Idol title, losing to girlfriend Maddie Poppe. As the winner, Maddie now signs a record deal with Hollywood Records

Darius' latest album When Was the Last Time is available now. 

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