1. Watch Brantley Gilbert's New Apple Music TV Spot

    July 25, 2017 11:26 AM EDT 0 0 0 Brantley Gilbert made the most of an opportunity on July 23, debuting a new, 60-second black-and-white Apple Music commercial during a NASCAR race that bore his name this year, the Brantley Gilbert Big Machine Brickyard 400. The spot will likely app ...

  2. Tige & Daniel Bring the Funny With Their 'Anti-Radio Show' on iHeartMedia

    March 29, 2017 12:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 They're "not too good." Just ask them. Crammed into the middle of a love seat, shoulder to shoulder with iHearMedia personalities Tige Rodgers  and  Daniel Baker  (known professionally as  Tige & Daniel ),  Lauren Alaina  looks be ...

  3. Brantley Gilbert Discusses Making 'The Devil Don't Sleep'

    January 26, 2017 2:56 PM EST 0 0 0 While it’s been three years for Brantley Gilbert since he released is last album, 2014's platinum-certified Just as I Am , the singer says that that period has been far from idle time. “I write or co-write [nearly] every song on my records -- a ...

  4. Reba Stick Horses and Eric Church Ottomans: Your Guide to Country's Most Unique Holiday Gifts

    December 19, 2016 12:50 PM EST 0 0 0 It’s holiday shopping time again. If you’re looking for something truly, er, memorable for the country music lover in your life, we’ve once again compiled our annual holiday shopping guide of the most unique items we could find, with picks ranging f ...

  5. CBS Radio Attracts Jason Aldean, Kelsea Ballerini and Others for Stars and Strings Benefit Show

    November 09, 2016 10:35 AM EST 0 0 0 If there was a lucky number for CBS Radio’s upcoming  Stars and Strings  benefit show, it would be 11. That’s precisely how many acts there are on the bill, and contest winners from all 11 of the chain’s country stations will be in attendance. And w ...

  6. Country Newcomer Kane Brown Talks New Single, Touring with Florida Georgia Line

    August 23, 2016 11:59 AM EDT 0 0 0 RCA recording artist Kane Brown spent most of his childhood on the move. The singer, who has just released a new single, “Thunder In The Rain,” says that family economics dictated those moves. “Growing up, we really didn’t have a lot of money,” he r ...

  7. Country Radio Programmers Debate Surplus of Slow Songs For Spring

    April 27, 2016 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As warm spring weather arrives in most of the states, country radio fans might be tuning in expecting to hear more of the uptempo fare that typically populates playlists from this time of year through the end of summer. Instead, they’re hearing more ...

  8. Brantley Gilbert Not Rushing 'Just As I Am' Follow-Up Album: 'When I Know I've Got It, It'll Come Out'

    January 27, 2016 10:44 AM EST 0 0 0 As he heads out on the road for his headlining Blackout Tour on Jan. 28, Brantley Gilbert is more than three dozen songs into his next album, the follow-up to 2014's Just As I Am . But even though the country star's fans want it yesterday, ...

  9. Billboard.com's 10 Best Country Songs of 2015: Critics' Picks

    December 16, 2015 11:21 AM EST was filled with impressive country songs -- ranging from newcomer  Kelsea Ballerini  and Kacey Musgraves ' girl power message to Chris Stapleton , who broke out in a major way this year. And tracks filled with pure heart and emotion made a ...

  10. Brantley Gilbert Postpones European Tour Dates Following Paris Attacks

    November 15, 2015 5:44 PM EST Brantley Gilbert has canceled several of his upcoming tour dates in Europe out of respect of the victims in the Nov. 13 terrorist attacks in Paris. The country singer/songwriter says that he will return, though rescheduled dates have not been a ...

  11. Brantley Gilbert on Touring With Kenny Chesney and Why He Happily Gave Away His CMT Awards Tickets to a Military Vet

    July 20, 2015 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Few could've predicted that Brantley Gilbert would have such success translating his cult following of small-town teens and twenty-somethings, bikers and vets into a mass audience. The Georgia native was among the first in country music to inco ...

  12. Alan Jackson, Brantley Gilbert and Other Country Stars Hit Alabama for 4th Annual Rock the South Festival

    June 22, 2015 6:10 PM EDT The 4th annual Pepsi’s Rock the South festival in Cullman, Ala., brought over 40,000 fans to the southern town to hear some of country music’s marquee acts -- and to also help out local causes in the process.  The event  began four years ago to as ...

  13. Brantley Gilbert Returns to No. 1, Luke Bryan Moves On 'Up'

    May 28, 2015 4:20 PM EDT Gilbert's rerelease of "Just as I Am" spurs his return to No. 1 on Top Country Albums. Plus, Bryan blasts 49-2 on Hot Country Songs with "Kick the Dust Up." Brantley Gilbert bounds 22-1 on Billboard 's Top Country Al ...

  14. Brantley Gilbert Accidentally Leaked His Own Wedding Date, Then Changed It

    May 25, 2015 8:29 AM EDT 0 0 0 Brantley Gilbert  has learned to keep his mouth shut when it comes to his upcoming wedding to fiancée Amber Cochran. He tells Billboard he's already had to move the wedding date once after he "screwed up" and accidentally revealed it ...

  15. Radio Seems To Like Brantley Gilbert Just As He Is

    May 22, 2015 11:23 AM EDT “I like being different,” admits Brantley Gilbert. “The way I look at it is, as long as I know there’s a box, and I’m outside of it, I’m good to go.” While that attitude doesn’t always endear country artists to radio, Gilbert found programmers ...

  16. Brantley Gilbert: Billboard Music Awards Red Carpet 2015

    Brantley Gilbert: Billboard Music Awards Red Carpet 2015

    May 17, 2015 8:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 Brantley Gilbert: Billboard Music Awards Red Carpet 2015 BBMA , music , Las Vegas , BBMAs 2015 Red Carpet , Brantley Gilbert , Billboard , Kenny Chesney , arrivals , interviews , Billboard Music Awards Brantley Gilbert Videos Brantley Gilbert Bright ...

  17. Brantley Gilbert on Upcoming Kenny Chesney Tour: 'I'm Just Thankful to Learn From Him'

    May 05, 2015 6:20 PM EDT Brantley Gilbert is definitely having a spring to remember. As his current single "One Hell of an Amen" continues to climb the charts (currently No. 25 on the Hot Country Songs chart), and his Just As I Am album inches closer to million ...

  18. Tyler Farr Bares Country's Rough Edges at Irving Plaza: Live Review

    April 29, 2015 10:45 AM EDT Tyler Farr named his latest album Suffer In Peace , but don't let that fool you -- at his release show in New York City last night, there was little serenity to be found. Instead, Farr served up plenty of pugnacious guitar riffs and chest-puff ...

  19. The U.K. Is Poised for a Country Takeover -- But Will the Bands Come?

    March 06, 2015 3:00 PM EST 0 0 0 On  its 2014 debut single, british country duo The Shires sing, "We can build our own Nashville underneath these gray skies." The lyric may prove prophetic as the United Kingdom develops its own vibrant country music scene. According to BP ...

  20. Brantley Gilbert on Touring Overseas & 'Moving' Reaction to 'One Hell of an Amen'

    March 02, 2015 3:17 PM EST Brantley Gilbert is definitely used to throwing a "Small Town Throwdown," but now he's taking his party overseas. Gilbert opened up a brief international leg of his tour this past Saturday in Oslo, Norway, as part of the Country 2 ...

  21. Brad Paisley, Tim McGraw & Rascal Flatts to Headline iHeartRadio Country Festival 2015

    January 21, 2015 10:01 PM EST Brad Paisley , Tim McGraw , Rascal Flatts and Brantley Gilbert will all perform at the iHeartRadio Country Festival in Austin, Texas, this spring.  Tim McGraw: 'I Don't Think I'm the Best I Can Be Yet' Following last year' ...

  22. This Week in Billboard Chart History: Ke$ha Kicked Off the 2010s at No. 1

    December 29, 2014 8:05 AM EST Her debut smash 'TiK ToK' clocked in as the first new leader of the decade. Plus, remembering key chart feats for the Beatles, the Monkees and Beyonce. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades ...

  23. Billy Joel Leads Latest Hot Tours List

    December 11, 2014 3:29 PM EST Billy Joel leads the weekly slate of Hot Tours (see list, below) with ticket sales reported from a show at Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, Pa., his first concert at the Penn State arena in 12 years. The rock legend played the venue on D ...

  24. Brantley Gilbert on the AMAs Red Carpet 2014

    Brantley Gilbert on the AMAs Red Carpet 2014

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  25. Brantley Gilbert: Behind the Scenes at the Billboard Touring Conference 2014

    Brantley Gilbert: Behind the Scenes at the Billboard Touring Conference 2014

    November 21, 2014 12:06 AM EST 0 0 0 The country singer talks to Billboard about hitting the road with Kenny Chesney and how his songs reflect his life -- "the good, bad and the ugly." Videos Brantley Gilbert Brightcove ...

  26. Brantley Gilbert on Getting Sober: 'Success Wasn't Punching Me in the Face'

    November 19, 2014 12:24 PM EST The country star reflected on his decision to quit drinking, and how it impacted his life-of-the-party brand and business. At a panel during Billboard's Touring Conference this morning, country star Brantley Gilbert shared a few personal r ...

  27. Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood Soar Onto Hot Country Songs In Top Five

    May 29, 2014 11:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 The divas blast onto the chart following their performance at the Billboard Music Awards. Plus, moves for Justin Moore, Jerrod Niemann and Jake Worthington As previously reported , Brantley Gilbert scores his first No. 1 on Billboard's Top Coun ...

  28. Brantley Gilbert and Big Machine's Big Roll-Out Week: Harleys, NASCAR, Best Buy & More

    May 28, 2014 1:40 PM EDT It had been four years since Brantley Gilbert has last released an album, so the May 19 release of “Just As I Am” was not only cause for celebration among his fans but also one of a heavy marketing campaign by Gilbert’s label, The Valory Music Co. ...

  29. Brantley Gilbert In Emotional Visit to Arlington

    May 27, 2014 9:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 The country star wraps a promotional trek for his new album "Just As I Am" with a somber visit to the national cemetery on Memorial Day Monday afternoon wrapped up the week-long promotional tour that Brantley Gilbert has been on for his ju ...

  30. Brantley Gilbert Heading for No. 2 Debut on Billboard 200 Chart

    May 23, 2014 6:54 PM EDT Country singer Brantley Gilbert is on his way to a smashing debut on the Billboard 200 chart. His new "Just As I Am" album, which was released on May 19, could sell around 200,000 copies in the week ending May 25, according to industry f ...

  31. On the Road With Brantley Gilbert: The 'Just As I Am' Star Hits His Hometown

    May 23, 2014 2:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 This week has been a time of looking forward for Brantley Gilbert, but also one for a little bit of nostalgia. Gilbert began a week-long promotional trek on Monday in his home near Athens, GA. The singer, promoting his just-released album "Just ...

  32. Brantley Gilbert Is Ready for a Throwdown: Singer Talks Album, Rowdy Next Single

    May 21, 2014 1:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 Brantley Gilbert releases new album "Just As I Am" this week, and industry sources tell Billboard it has a strong chance to be the second best seller of the week, in all genres, behind Coldplay. The Georgia native admits hearing talk like ...

  33. Brantley Gilbert Tops Country Airplay, Keith Urban Continues Top 10 Streak

    April 29, 2014 11:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gilbert reigns with 'Bottoms Up,' while Urban links his 31st consecutive top 10. Plus, Dave Grohl's gone country Brantley Gilbert visits the Billboard Country Airplay chart summit for a third time, and makes his fastest flight to the ...

  34. Brantley Gilbert: 2013 ACM Awards Red Carpet

    Brantley Gilbert: 2013 ACM Awards Red Carpet

    April 08, 2013 12:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 Brantley Gilbert: 2013 ACM Awards Red Carpet on April 7. Videos Brantley Gilbert Brightcove ...

  35. ACM Awards 2013: Eric Church, Hunter Hayes and Taylor Swift Lead Nominees

    February 13, 2013 11:09 AM EST The nominees for the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards were announced today via a digial press conference. When the final nominations were all tallied, it became clear voters went to "Church" -- as Capitol Nashville recording a ...

  36. Brantley Gilbert Says 'I Do' to Future Songs With Jana Kramer

    January 23, 2013 10:15 AM EST 1 0 0 Newly engaged couple has written together ... Singer also talks ACM nods, Tim McGraw tour and his cameo on "Nashville" Country stars Brantley Gilbert and Jana Kramer got engaged over the weekend in Nashville. The "Country Must Be Coun ...

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  38. Alex Wilhelm, Crazed Hits Blogger, Named Warner Bros. Director Of A&R

    November 13, 2012 11:05 AM EST In an update to the story below, which was published on Billboard.biz in September, Alex Wilhelm finally revealed the company he's joined: "I've joined Warner Bros. Records as Director of A&R. A big thank you to Mike Caren, Jeff ...

  39. Eric Church Thanks 'Pretty Special' Fans For Surprise CMA Nominations

    September 05, 2012 8:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 No one was more surprised by Eric Church 's leading five Country Music Awards nominations than the rising star from North Carolina. He didn't even know they were happening. "The funny part of the story is I've been on vacation th ...

  40. Win Watershed Music Festival Tickets

    July 24, 2012 6:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Watershed Music Festival is shaping up to be one of summer's biggest parties, with a lineup that is one of the strongest of any of the country music festivals around. Taking place August 3-5 at the iconic Gorge Amphitheatre in George, Wash. ...

  41. Backbeat: ACM Weekend With Toby Keith, Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley; Capitol and Warner Afterparties and Blake Shelton's NRA Celebrity Shoot!

    April 03, 2012 2:01 PM EDT From left: Musicians Craig Morgan, Blake Shelton and TV personality Lee Lakosky participate in the NRA Country ACM Celebrity Shoot Hosted By Blake Shelton at the Desert Hills Shooting Club in South Boulder City, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Gett ...

  42. Billboard Power 100: Scott Borchetta

    January 26, 2012 10:30 PM EST No. 54 Scott Borchetta President/CEO Big Machine Label Group Twitter: @bigmachine Tennessee Titan... When Nashville record executive Scott Borchetta decided in 2005 to strike out on his own, few probably imagined that his fledgling Big Machine Rec ...

  43. Eric Church Snags First No. 1 Country Song

    January 19, 2012 9:30 AM EST 0 0 0 E ric Church logs his first No. 1 in ten tries on Country Songs , as "Drink in My Hand" leaps 3-1 in its 23rd chart week. He established his previous benchmark with a pair of successive No. 10 peaks; "Love Your Love the Most" in ...