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Brad Paisley

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Brad Paisley

American country singer-songwriter and musician add

Category: Music

Born in 1972.

Countries: United States (72%), United Kingdom (4%), Canada (4%)

Main connections: George Strait, Carrie Underwood, Barack Obama

Linked to: American Broadcasting Company, Country Music Association, Country Music Association Awards, John Marshall High School

 

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Brad Paisley was born in 1972 add something


1991

Paisley graduated from John Marshall High School in Glen Dale, West Virginia, in 1991, and studied for 2 years at West Liberty State College in West Liberty, West Virginia add something


 

He was awarded a fully paid ASCAP scholarship to Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, where he majored in music business and received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the Mike Curb School of Music Business in 1995 add something


1999

Paisley sang the national anthem before a game during the 1999 season, and stated in an interview with ESPN his dream job would be to play football for them add something

 

Starting with the release of his 1999 debut album "Who Needs Pictures", Paisley has recorded nine studio albums and a Christmas compilation on the Arista Nashville label, with all of his albums certified gold or higher by the RIAA add something

 

Their first gig together was May 7, 1999 add something


2000

In 2000, Paisley's mainstream notoriety received a huge boost when he was exposed to his first national non-country music oriented audience on the TLC special, "Route 66: Main Street America add something

 

In the last months of 2000, Paisley had a relationship with fellow country music singer and Richard Marx protegee Chely Wright add something

 

Later in 2000, Paisley won the Country Music Association's Horizon award and the Academy of Country Music's best new male vocalist trophy add something

 

Jeannie Seely - Seely has played at Dolly Parton's "Dollywood" and served as Brad Paisley's date for the 2000 CMA *awards show


2001

Paisley and Kimberly Williams began dating in 2001 add something

 

By February 2001, the album was certified platinum add something

 

On February 17, 2001, Paisley was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry add something


2002

In 2002, Williams appeared in a video for the song "I'm Gonna Miss Her ," the last release from his "Part II" album add something

 

In 2002, he won the CMA Music Video of the Year for "I'm Gonna Miss Her add something

 

The album stayed in the charts for more than 70 weeks and was certified platinum in August 2002 add something


2003

The two married on March 15, 2003, at Stauffer Chapel on the campus of Pepperdine University after a nine-month engagement add something

 

William Shatner - In 2003, Shatner appeared in Brad Paisley's "Celebrity" and "Online" music videos along with Little Jimmy Dickens, Jason Alexander, and Trista Rehn

 

Trista Sutter - She has appeared in country music singer Brad Paisley's music video "Celebrity" in 2003 with Alexander, Little Jimmy Dickens, and William Shatner

 

Kimberly Williams-Paisley - In March 2003, Williams married country music singer Brad Paisley


2005

In 2005, after touring with Reba McEntire and Terri Clark on the "Two Hats and a Redhead Tour," he released "Time Well Wasted," containing 15 tracks add something

 

Dolly Parton - She returned to number one on the country charts later in 2005 by lending her distinctive harmonies to the Brad Paisley ballad, "When I Get Where I'm Goin'"


 

At the 2006 Grammy awards, Paisley received four nominations: Best Country Album , Best Country Song , Best Country Instrumental and Best Country Vocal, Male add something

 

" The reissued version received unsolicited airplay in late 2006, and features less prominent string guitar and violin parts and a more "muted" musical tone add something

 

In July 2006, Brad was tapped for a television appearance as an animated character in The Wonder Pets, Daddy Armadillo add something

 

On November 6, 2006, the album "Time Well Wasted" won the Country Music Association CMA award for Best Album add something


2007

Paisley and Williams' first son, William Huckleberry, or "Huck", was born on February 22, 2007, in Nashville add something

 

Paisley toured April 26, 2007, through February 24, 2008 in support of "5th Gear" on the Bonfires & Amplifiers Tour add something

 

Paisley's fifth studio album, "5th Gear," was released in the United States on June 19, 2007 add something

 

Jason Alexander - Alexander is featured in country music star Brad Paisley's music videos "Celebrity" and "Online", the latter of which he directed and won the 2007 Country Music Association's Video of the Year *award

 

Rodney Atkins - Atkins toured in late 2007-early 2008 as an opening act on Brad Paisley's Bonfires & Amplifiers Tour

 

Taylor Swift - In 2007, she served as the opening act on twenty dates for George Strait's tour, several dates on Kenny Chesney's Flip-Flop Summer Tour, selected dates on Brad Paisley's Bonfires & Amplifiers Tour and several dates for Tim McGraw and Faith Hill's joint Soul2Soul II Tour

 

Kellie Pickler - Pickler appeared in country music artist Brad Paisley's music video "Online" in 2007

 

Our Song (Taylor Swift song) - She performed the song when she served as opening act on twenty dates for George Strait's 2007 United States tour, and selected dates for Brad Paisley's Bonfires & Amplifiers Tour in 2007

 

Picture to Burn - She performed the song when she served as opening act on twenty dates for George Strait's 2007 United States tour, and selected dates for Brad Paisley's Bonfires & Amplifiers Tour in 2007

 

Teardrops on My Guitar - She performed the song when she served as opening act on twenty dates for George Strait's 2007 United States tour, and selected dates for Brad Paisley's Bonfires & Amplifiers Tour in 2007

 

Kellie Pickler - She was part of Brad Paisley's "Bonfires & Amplifiers" concert tour from April 2007 through October as one of the opening acts


2008

He invited former Browns Quarterback Brady Quinn to a concert at the Blossom Music Center, in 2008 add something

 

Paisley was nominated for three 2008 Grammy awards related to "5th Gear": Best Country Album , Best Country Collaboration , and Best Country Instrumental add something

 

The music video for "Whiskey Lullaby" won several awards and was rated No. 2 on the 100 Greatest Videos by CMT in 2008 add something

 

The tour was so successful that it was extended past its original end date to February 2008 add something

 

On February 10, 2008, he won his first Grammy award for Best Country Instrumental for "Throttleneck" add something

 

In March 2008, Brad Paisley announced his next tour, "The Paisley Party," a 42-date tour sponsored by Hershey's add something

 

The tour kicked off on June 11, 2008, in Albuquerque, New Mexico with Wicks, Julianne Hough and Jewel as the opening acts add something

 

Brad Paisley and Keith Urban released to country radio their first duet together on September 8, 2008, "Start a Band add something

 

Paisley and Urban both received Entertainer of the Year nominations from the CMA on September 10, 2008 add something

 

For the chart week of September 20, 2008, the song became Paisley's twelfth number-one single and his eighth straight number-one hit, making him the artist with the most consecutive Number One country hits since the inception of Nielsen SoundScan in 1990 add something

 

A sixth, largely instrumental album, titled "Play", was released on November 4, 2008 add something

 

On November 12, 2008, Brad Paisley won Male Vocalist of the Year and Music Video of the Year for "Waitin' on a Woman" during the CMAs add something

 

Julianne Hough - Hough joined Brad Paisley's 2008 Tour, along with Jewel and Chuck Wicks

 

James Burton - In 2008, Burton was asked by Brad Paisley to play on his upcoming album Play

 

Steve Wariner - In 2008, Wariner won his second Grammy for Best Country Instrumental, and third Grammy overall, as one of several guitarists featured on the track "Cluster Pluck" from Brad Paisley's 2008 album "Play"


2009

In late 2009, it was announced in "Variety" that Paisley would enter the world of scripted television as an executive producer of a new hour-long drama series for The CW network called, appropriately, "Nashville" add something

 

Brad Paisley announced on January 26, 2009, his new tour named "American Saturday Night add something

 

The album's lead off single, "Then" was released in March 2009 and performed for the first time on "American Idol" on March 18 add something

 

Their second son, Jasper Warren , was born on April 17, 2009 add something

 

On May 6, 2009, Paisley gave an exclusive performance to a small group of members from his fan club in Studio A of the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, TN as he and his band taped an episode of CMT Invitation Only add something

 

Brad Paisley's newest album, "American Saturday Night" was released on June 30, 2009 add something

 

On July 21, 2009, Paisley performed at the White House for President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama in celebration of country music add something

 

On November 11, 2009, Paisley co-hosted the CMA awards for the second straight year add something


2010

In 2010, Brad Paisley and Wampler Pedals released the Brad Paisley signature Paisley Drive, a guitar overdrive pedal designed to the specifications of Brad Paisley add something

 

On March 1, 2010, Paisley was the first musical performance with "American Saturday Night" for the second tenure of "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno add something

 

On Friday March 5, 2010, Paisley slipped and fell performing his last song of the set, "Alcohol," at a concert at the North Charleston Coliseum in Charleston, South Carolina, on the final date of the American Saturday Night Tour add something

 

The pilot was not picked up for a series when The CW's fall schedule was announced in May 2010 add something

 

On August 4, 2010, it was announced on his official website that Paisley would release his first official greatest hits package, entitled "Hits Alive" add something

 

Released on November 2, 2010, "Hits Alive" is a double-disc collection, with one disc containing studio versions of Paisley's hit singles, while the companion disc features previously unreleased live versions of his songs add something

 

Brad Paisley cohosted the 44th Annual CMA awards on November 10, 2010, where he was awarded the CMA's top award, Entertainer of the Year add something

 

In December 2010, Paisley released "This Is Country Music" as the title track to his eighth studio album, released May 23, 2011 add something

 

Carrie Underwood - She co-hosted the 2010 CMA *awards with Brad Paisley for the third year in a row

 

Merle Haggard - At a December 5, 2010 gala in Washington, D.C. he was honored with musical performances by Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson, Sheryl Crow, Vince Gill, Jamey Johnson, Kid Rock, Miranda Lambert and Brad Paisley


2011

Brad Paisley released his book "Diary of a Player: How My Musical Heroes Made a Guitar Man Out of Me" in 2011 under Howard Books Publishing add something

 

The album's second single, "Old Alabama" , released to country radio on March 14, 2011, and became Paisley's nineteenth number one hit add something

 

On March 22, 2011, Paisley's website announced a new beta game titled "Brad Paisley World add something

 

On May 12, 2011, Paisley's website announced that he would release two songs on the soundtrack for the film "Cars 2" add something

 

On October 19, 2011, Paisley made a voice cameo as various background characters in the "South Park" episode "Bass to Mouth" add something

 

David Archuleta - On July 2, 2011, Archuleta joined Brad Paisley to perform at the Stadium of Fire, where he performed the national anthem in addition to his five song set


2012

In 2012, MSN.com listed "American Saturday Night" as one of the 21 Essential 21st-Century Albums add something

 

On January 14, 2012, Paisley was a guest on Garrison Keillor's "Prairie Home Companion", during which he did a rendition of "Life's Railway to Heaven" by Charles Davis Tillman add something

 

On April 25, 2012, Paisley was featured on the "South Park" episode "Cartman Finds Love", in which he voiced himself, sang "The National Anthem", and helped Cartman sing the 90's hit song "I Swear", which was popularized in 1994 by the country musician John Michael Montgomery and the pop group All-4-One add something

 

On September 20, 2012, Paisley released a new single, "Southern Comfort Zone" add something

 

Carrie Underwood - At the 2012 CMT Music *awards, Underwood won the *awards for Video of the Year, for "Good Girl", and Collaborative Video of the Year, for "Remind Me", her duet with Brad Paisley

 

Scotty McCreery - In 2012, he opened for Brad Paisley along with The Band Perry


2013

It reached number 2 on the Country Airplay chart in 2013 add something

 

They live in Franklin, Tennessee, and had another home in Pacific Palisades that was sold in 2013 add something

 

The album's second single, "Beat This Summer", was released to country radio on March 4, 2013 add something

 

The song was the first single from his ninth studio album, "Wheelhouse", released on April 9, 2013 add something

 

On June 12, 2013, Paisley announced on his Twitter page that he would join The Rolling Stones onstage during the band's concert in Philadelphia add something

 

It reached number 2 on the Country Airplay chart in July 2013 add something

 

Paisley appeared on the July 30, 2013, episode of "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" to sing, with Fallon, Fallon's protest song against the Deepwater Horizon oil spill add something

 

The album's third single, "I Can't Change the World", was released to country radio on August 19, 2013: despite a moderately good debut, the single failed to reach the top 20 on country charts, peaking at number 22 on Country Airplay and becoming Paisley's lowest-charting single to date add something

 

The album's fourth single, "The Mona Lisa", was released to country radio on December 9, 2013 add something

 

Alan Cumming - On 17 April 2013, Cumming made a guest appearance on "The Colbert Report", where he sang a duet parody with Colbert of Brad Paisley's song "Accidental Racist", entitled "Oopsie-Daisy Homophobe


2014

On April 6, 2014, Paisley released "River Bank" add something

 

On May 24, 2014, Paisley traveled on Air Force One with President Barack Obama to visit US troops at Bagram Air Base in Bagram, Afghanistan add something

 

It is the lead single from his tenth studio album for Arista Nashville, "Moonshine in the Trunk", which was released on August 26, 2014 add something

 

In September 2014, "Moonshine in the Trunk" became Paisley's eighth number one album on "Billboard"'s Top Country Albums chart add something

 

The album's second single, "Perfect Storm", was released to country radio on September 2, 2014 add something


2015

It reached number one on the Country Airplay chart in January 2015 add something

 

The album's third single, "Crushin' It", will be released to country radio on January 26, 2015 add something

 

The album's fourth single, "Country Nation", released to country radio on September 14, 2015 add something


2016

In 2016 Paisley and Dr. Z Amplification collaborated and released the DB4 model add something

 

Paisley released "Without a Fight", a duet with Demi Lovato, on May 13, 2016 add something

 

The second single "Today" was released on on October 6, 2016, which gave Paisley his first "Country Digital Song Sales No. 1", opening at the top of the chart with 41,000 first-week downloads add something


2017

On November 11, Paisley announced on Twitter that the title of the album would be "Love and War", and is expected to be released in February 2017 add something


2018

On October 4, 2018 Brad Paisley and Kimberly Williams-Paisley partnered with Belmont University and opened a free referral-based grocery store in Nashville to help the community in need add something

 

In November 2018, Pailsey released "Bucked Off" the lead single from his upcoming studio album add something

 

Carrie Underwood - On August 2, the Country Music Association announced Brad Paisley and Underwood would be returning to host the 52nd Annual Country Music Association *awards on November 14, 2018


2019

On March 11, 2019, Paisley released "My Miracle" add something