Country Pop Bites: Dierks Bentley –May 1
Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 2009 Dierks Bentley performed in Australia for the first time?
It’s true! He opened for Brooks & Dunn at the Burswood Entertainment Centre in Perth. Check out this Dierks video!
Here are 5 little known truths about Dierks Bentley.
- He learned to play an electric guitar at age 13.
- He dropped out of college to pursue a career in music.
- He became the youngest member of the Grand Ole Opry when he was inducted on October 1, 2005.
- Bentley married Cassidy Black in 2005.
- He and his wife have a daughter named Evie, who was born in October 2008.