Brantley Gilbert Biography
Brantley Gilbert (Brantley Keith Gilbert) is an American country music singer, songwriter and record producer from Jefferson, Georgia.
Brantley Gilbert Age
He was born on January 20, 1985 in Jefferson, Georgia, United States. He is 38 years old as of 2023.
Brantley Gilbert Height
Gilbert stands at a height of 6 feet tall.
Brantley Gilbert Family
He is the son of Becky Gilbert (mother) and Keith Gilbert (father). He has one brother Kolby Gilbert.
Brantley Gilbert Wife
In June 2015, he married Georgia school teacher Amber Cochran in a small ceremony at his home. Gilbert admitted that she was the girl who inspired his singles “You Don’t Know Her Like I Do”, “More Than Miles”, among several others. His grandfather died on July 24, while on the honeymoon.
Brantley Gilbert Baby
Gilbert and his wife Amber have two children a son named Barrett Hardy-Clay Gilbert born on November 11, 2017 and daughter Braylen Hendrix, born in September 2019.
Brantley Gilbert Dating
In September 2012, it was announced that Brantley Gilbert was dating country music singer and actress Jana Kramer. The two met at the CMT Music Awards in June 2012. They got engaged on January 20, 2013, on his 28th birthday. They split in August 2013.
Brantley Gilbert Net Worth
Gilbert has an estimated net worth of about $15 million dollars which he earned from his career as a country music singer, songwriter and record producer.
Brantley was originally signed to Colt Ford’s label, Average Joes Entertainment, where he released Modern Day Prodigal Son and Halfway to Heaven.
Gilbert is now signed to the Valory division of Big Machine Records where he has released three studio albums; a deluxe edition of Halfway to Heaven, Just as I Am, The Devil Don’t Sleep, and 11 country chart entries, four of which have gone to number one.
Brantley also wrote Jason Aldean’s singles “My Kinda Party” and “Dirt Road Anthem”. Brantley went to Nashville as a songwriter, signed to Warner Chappell Publishing where he continued performing at local venues.
In 2009, Brantley released his debut album, Modern Day Prodigal Son, under independent label Average Joes Entertainment. He followed with Halfway to Heaven in 2010.
In 2011, Gilbert signed with Valory Music Co., a division of Big Machine Records, who re-released Halfway to Heaven with new recordings and bonus tracks. The album was produced by Dann Huff.
The album’s first two singles, “Country Must Be Country Wide” and “You Don’t Know Her Like I Do”, went to number one on the Hot Country Songs chart. In 2013, he won the ACM New Male Artist award.
His second Valory album, Just as I Am, was released in May 2014. Its lead single, “Bottoms Up”, also reached number one. The second single, “Small Town Throwdown”, featured guest vocals from labelmates Justin Moore and Thomas Rhett. In 2015, The third single, “One Hell of an Amen”, became Brantley’s fourth number one hit.
Brantley has written songs that Jason Aldean and Colt Ford have recorded. The songs “Dirt Road Anthem” and “My Kinda Party”, were released on Aldean’s 2010 album My Kinda Party. The song was originally recorded by Gilbert on Modern Day Prodigal Son, while “Dirt Road Anthem” was on Halfway to Heaven.
Brantley Gilbert Accident
When Brantley was nineteen, he was in a near-fatal car accident while driving intoxicated. Critically injured, his academic career came to a screeching halt, as most of his memories were erased by the trauma that he suffered. According to Gilbert, the accident spurred him to dedicate himself to his musical career and writing songs helped him recapture some memories he lost in the crash.
Brantley Gilbert tour
As of 2023, Gilbert will be on the ‘Get Rolling tour’ with veteran rock band Nickelback and a rising country artist Josh Ross.
Brantley Gilbert Bottoms Up
Bottoms Up is a song by country rock singer Brantley Gilbert from his third studio album Just as I Am. The song was released on December 16, 2013.
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Brantley Gilbert Albums | Brantley Gilbert Cds
- A Modern Day Prodigal Son – 2009
- Halfway to Heaven – 2010
- Zac Brown All My Friends (Celebrating The Songs & Voice Of Gregg Allman) – 2014
- Brantley Gilbert Just as I Am – 2014
- Brantley Gilbert Read Me My Rights – 2015
- Brantley Gilbert The Devil Don’t Sleep – 2017
- Ocean Park Standoff Spring Party 2018 – 2018
Brantley Gilbert Songs
- Bottoms Up
- Kick It in the Sticks
- You Don’t Know Her Like I Do
- One Hell of an Amen
- The Ones That Like Me
- Country Must Be Country Wide
- Small Town Throwdown
- The Weekend
- More Than Miles
- My Kind of Crazy
- Stone Cold Sober
- Read Me My Rights
- Fall Into Me
- Take It Outside
- Them Boys
- Saving Amy
- It’s About To Get Dirty
- Outlaw In Me
- Tried To Tell Ya
- My Faith In You
- Hell on Wheels
- Grown Ass Man
- If You Want a Bad Boy
- My Baby’s Guns N’ Roses
- Hell On an Angel
- Rockin’ Chairs
- Lights of My Hometown
- Play Me That Song
- Picture On the Dashboard
- Whenever We’re Alone
- Bullet In A Bonfire
- Three Feet Of Water