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Darius Rucker surprises deserving veteran with a new house

by Amy Eley /  / Updated  / Source: TODAY

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It’s a good thing to be on Darius Rucker’s radar.

The singer, whose “Homegrown Honey” music video is nominated for a CMT Award, is giving away 11 homes during his Southern Style tour this summer — and he kicked things off Tuesday on TODAY.

Rucker surprised veteran Daniel Branham with a mortgage-free home in Mt. Plesasant, South Carolina (where Rucker also lives), from the nonprofit Military Warriors Support Foundation.

“You’re going to be my neighbor,” Rucker told a speechless Branham as the vet came in for a hug. "This is going to be awesome."

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