Just As I Am Platinum Edition Catapults Brantley Gilbert to #1 (@BrantleyGilbert)

90373440-e232-4d62-8d12-c28c6e716a0eEngines still smoking from a Memorial Day weekend motorcycle ride with Wounded Warrior Project®BRANTLEY GILBERT continues on a hot streak as JUST AS I AM PLATINUM EDITON ascends to #1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart and surges into the Top 10 on the all-genre Top 200 chart. The Valory Music Co. project features five unreleased tracks including the raw title track and a remix of the 2X Platinum #1 Hit “Bottoms Up” featuring rapper T.I. JUST AS I AM PLATINUM EDITION also notched the top spot on iTunes Top Country Albums chart upon the May 18 release.

The Georgia native’s standard release closed out 2014 as one of the Top 5 best selling Country albums and earned the third highest Country debut of 2014. The gold-certified JUST AS I AM was named Favorite Country Album at the American Music Awards and contributed to Brantley’s iHeartRadio Music AwardsRenegade Award status, recognizing an artist who breaks boundaries while remaining true to themselves. The hitmaking singer/songwriter penned each of the 19 tracks across both versions.

Brantley will continue to amp up his summer, performing on the June 27 episode of CMT Crossroads with Lynyrd Skynyrd. He is also nominated for Collaborative Video of the Year (“Small Town Throwdown” ft. Justin Moore and Thomas Rhett) at the CMT Music Awards and fans can vote now at CMT.com, leading up to the June 10 live show. This weekend, Brantley heads to Pittsburgh as part of Kenny Chesney’s THE BIG REVIVAL TOUR. For additional tour dates, visit BrantleyGilbert.com.

Juliet Schroder

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.