Dierks Bentley

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/20/1975, Scorpio
  • Profession: Country-music singer; songwriter
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Dierks Bentley Fast Facts:
  • The name Dierks is a surname on his mother's side.
  • Moved to Nashville at age 19 and landed a job at The Nashville Network researching classic country music.
  • Winner of the Academy of Country Music Award for Top New Artist of the Year 2003.
  • Inducted into the Grand Ole Opry on October 1, 2005, making him, at that time, the youngest member at 29.
  • Dierks Bentley Relationships:
  • Knox Bentley - Son
  • Evalyn Day Bentley - Daughter
  • Leon Bentley - Father
  • Cassidy Black - Wife
  • Cathy Bentley - Mother
  • Jordan Catherine Bentley - Daughter
  • Dierks Bentley Awards:
  • 2004 CMT Music Awards: Flameworthy Breakthrough Video of the Year - Winner
  • 2008 CMT Music Awards: Performance Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2006 CMT Music Awards: Hottest Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2009 CMT Music Awards: CMT Performance of the Year - Winner
  • 2014 CMT Music Awards: CMT Performance of the Year - Nominee
  • 2013 CMT Music Awards: CMT Performance of the Year - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, United States; attended Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States

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