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 GILBERTcontinues on a hot streak asJUST AS I AM PLATINUM EDITONascends 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 EDITIONalso notched the top spot on iTunes Top Country Albums chart upon the May 18 release.

The Georgia natives 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-certifiedJUST AS I AMwas namedFavorite Country Albumat the American Music Awards and contributed to Brantleys iHeartRadio Music AwardsRenegade Awardstatus, 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 continueto amp up his summer, performing on the June 27 episode of CMTCrossroadswith Lynyrd Skynyrd. He is also nominated forCollaborative Video of the Year(Small Town Throwdown ft. Justin Moore and Thomas Rhett) at the CMT Music Awards and fans can vote now atCMT.com, leading up to the June 10 live show. This weekend, Brantley heads to Pittsburghas part of Kenny Chesneys THE BIG REVIVAL TOUR. For additional tour dates, visitBrantleyGilbert.com.

Written by Juliet Schroder

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.

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