Brantley Keith Gilbert (born January 20, 1985) is an American country rock artist from Jefferson, Georgia. He was originally signed to Colt Ford’s label, Average Joe’s Entertainment, where he released Modern Day Prodigal Son and Halfway to Heaven. He is now signed to the Valory division of Big Machine Records where he has released two studio albums — a deluxe edition of Halfway to Heaven and Just as I Am and eleven country chart entries, four of which have gone to number 1. He also wrote Jason Aldean’s singles “My Kinda Party” and “Dirt Road Anthem”.
Gilbert’s second Valory album, Just as I Am, was released in May 2014. Its lead single, “Bottoms Up”, also reached number 1. The second single, “Small Town Throwdown”, featured guest vocals from labelmates Thomas Rhett and Justin Moore. The third single, “One Hell of an Amen”, became Brantley’s fourth number 1 hit in Summer 2015. The album’s fourth single, “Stone Cold Sober”, is off platinum edition of Just As I Am.