Brantley Gilbert, born 1985 in Georgia, is an American country singer, of the rock genre. He is also a songwriter, and has so far released two albums.
Brantley Gilbert (born January 20, 1985 in Jefferson, Georgia) is an American country rock music singer-songwriter. He has released two albums, both on the Average Joe's Entertainment Group label. His songs have also been recorded by Colt Ford and Jason Aldean. In December 2010, he left Average Joe's label to join Valory Music Group, where he has charted "Country Must Be Country Wide". A deluxe edition of Halfway to Heaven was released on September 13, 2011, two months before "Country Must Be Country Wide" reached number one on the Hot Country Songs charts. His first album, Modern Day Prodigal Son, was originally set to be released in 2006. After signing with Average Joe's Entertainment in mid-2009, he finally released the album. Halfway to Heaven, followed in 2010. In February 2011, he signed with Big Machine Records' Valory Music Group division. He then re-released Halfway to Heaven as a deluxe edition with additional tracks.
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