Dierks Bentley

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Dierks Bentley Wiki Biography

Fredrick Dierks Bentley was born on 20 November 1975, and is a country music songwriter and a singer, who joined the Grand Ole Opry group at 29 years of age. He is best known for his award-winning country music songs, especially from the album ‘Modern Day Drifter’ released in 2005. One of his songs, ‘What Was I Thinking’ dominated the charts in the US.

Are you wondering what the net worth of Dierks Bentley is, as of early 2016? Bentley is estimated to have a net worth amounting to an impressive $24 million. He has acquired his wealth from his prolific career singing and writing country music. He sold millions of albums every time he released one, with most of his songs topping the country’s charts. In fact, 13 of his singles reached the number one position and dominated for a lengthy period.

 

Born in the city of Phoenix, Arizona, Dierks Bentley is the son of Catherine Childs and Leon Fife Bentley. He joined The Lawrenceville School, which was part of Culver Academies, and then in 1993 enrolled at the University of Vermont, where he studied for a year before moving to Nashville, Tennessee, joining Vanderbilt University, and graduating in 1997.

Bentley started working at The Nashville Network, now spike TV, where he was tasked to research old footage of all country performances. He grew interest in this kind of music, releasing his self-titled album in 2003. All the singles from the album managed to reach top charts in the US.,resulting in certification as Platinum by the RIAA. He released his second album entitled ‘Modern Day Drifter’ in 2005, in which two of its singles: ‘Come a Little Closer’ and ‘Slowdown,’ reached the top spot in the country music countdown. This album also received certification as platinum. Both albums contributed significantly to his net worth.

Dierks Bentley won the prestigious CMA Award for Best New Artist in 2005, which saw him invited to join the Grand Oley Opry in October that same year; he stands as one of the youngest member in the group. He released ‘Long Trip Alone,’ his third album in June 2006. -the album included top hits such as ‘Every Mile a Memory’, ‘Free, Easy (Down the Road I Go), and ‘Trying to Stop Your Leaving.’ Bentley released ‘Live and Loud at the Fillmore,’ a live DVD that was filmed in the city of Denver, Colorado. His net worth continued to grow.

Bentley’s fourth album, ‘Feel That Fire,’ which was released in 2009, featured massive hits such as ‘Sideways,’ and ‘I Wanna Make You Close Your Eyes.’ In June 2010 he released another album entitled ‘Up on the Ridge,’ which was featured on iTunes. The hit single from the album ‘Draw Me a Map’ was released in August 2010, peaking at number 33 on Billboard Hot Country Music charts. Other albums that followed included ‘Home,’ and ‘Riser.’ All added steadily to his net worth.

Along with artist Eric Paslay, Bentley is featured in the debut single of Charles Kelley, ‘The Driver,’ a hit song that was nominated for the 58th Annual Grammy Awards in the category of Best Country Duo Performance. Bentley is expected to release ‘Black,’ his ninth album, in 2016. One of the album’s single, ‘Somewhere on a Beach,’ was released in early 2016.

In his personal life, on 17 December 2005, Dierks Bentley married his long-time girlfriend Cassidy Black; they have three children and live in Nashville, together with their dog, who has appeared in several of Bentley’s videos.

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Dierks Bentley Quick Info

Full NameBlack
Net Worth$24 Million
Date Of BirthNovember 20, 1975
Place Of BirthPhoenix, Arizona, United States
Height6 ft (1.83 m)
ProfessionSinger, Musician, Artist, Songwriter, Guitarist, Music artist
EducationVanderbilt University, Lawrenceville School, University of Vermont, Different for Girls, Somewhere on a Beach, Drunk on a Plane, Winnipeg, MB, Canada, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, Calgary, AB, Canada
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseCassidy Black (m. 2005)
ChildrenJordan Catherine Bentley, Evelyn Day Bentley, Knox Bentley, Different for Girls, Somewhere on a Beach, Drunk on a Plane, Winnipeg, MB, Canada, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, Calgary, AB, Canada
ParentsLeon Bentley, Catherine Childs, Different for Girls, Somewhere on a Beach, Drunk on a Plane, Winnipeg, MB, Canada, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, Calgary, AB, Canada
NicknamesDierks Bently , Bentley, Dierks
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AwardsWinning country music songs Award, CMA Award for Best New Artist (2005), 58th Annual Grammy Awards for the Best Country Duo Performance,
NominationsCountry Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year, Country Music Association Award for Single of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Country Album, Country Music Association Award for Album of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Country Song, Academy of Country Music Award for Album of the Year,…
MoviesDierks Bentley: Video Hits

Dierks Bentley Quotes

  • “Keep it Country”.
  • Keep It Real.

Dierks Bentley Important Facts

  • Dierks and his wife Cassidy welcomed their son Knox on October 9th 2013.
  • Has made his home in Nashville, Tennessee, since the age of nineteen. [1994]
  • His wife Cassidy is expecting their 3rd child in the fall of 2013.
  • His wife, Cassidy, gave birth to a girl, Jordan Catherine Bentley on December 25, 2010. Jordan weighed 7 lbs 14 oz.
  • Attended The Lawrenceville School (class of ’93) – a prestigious, private high school in New Jersey.
  • His first name is pronounced “Durks”.
  • Wife, Cassidy, gave birth to their first child, daughter Evalyn Day Bentley, on October 4 , 2008. She weighed 7 lbs. 10 oz.
  • Met his now wife in 8th grade in a middle school in their hometown of Phoenix, AZ.
  • He eloped to Mexico on Dec. 17 and 18 with his high school sweetheart Cassidy.
  • On Oct. 1, 2005, was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry, becoming the youngest current member.
  • Has released three albums under the Capitol Records – Nashville label: the self-titled “Dierks Bentley” in 2003, “Modern Day Drifter” in 2005 and “Long Trip Alone” in 2006.
  • First performed at the Grand Ole Opry on April 18, 2003.

Dierks Bentley Filmography

TitleYearStatusCharacterRole
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonTV Series performer – 3 episodes, 2014 – 2016 writer – 1 episode, 2014Soundtrack
Late Show with David LettermanTV Series performer – 3 episodes, 2010 – 2015 writer – 1 episode, 2014Soundtrack
Late Night with Jimmy FallonTV Series performer – 2 episodes, 2010 – 2013 writer – 1 episode, 2010Soundtrack
The 55th Annual Grammy Awards2013TV Special performer: “Over You”, “Home” / writer: “Home”Soundtrack
GCB2012TV Series performer – 1 episodeSoundtrack
CMT Hot 20 Countdown2007-2011TV Series performer – 6 episodesSoundtrack
The Tonight Show with Jay LenoTV Series performer – 2 episodes, 2010 – 2011 writer – 1 episode, 2010Soundtrack
CMT: 40 Greatest Love Songs2011TV Movie performer: “Come a Little Closer” / writer: “Come a Little Closer”Soundtrack
The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonTV Series performer – 1 episode, 2010 writer – 1 episode, 2010Soundtrack
Jimmy Kimmel Live!TV Series performer – 1 episode, 2010 writer – 1 episode, 2010Soundtrack
CMT Insider2006-2009TV Series performer – 2 episodesSoundtrack
Best of CMT Music Awards2009TV Special performer: “Lot of Leavin’ Left To Do”Soundtrack
The Marty Stuart ShowTV Series performer – 1 episode, 2009 writer – 1 episode, 2009Soundtrack
Nobel Peace Prize Concert2008TV Special documentary performer: “Free and Easy”, “Feel That Fire”, “Beautiful World”Soundtrack
40th Annual Country Music Association Awards2006TV Special performer: “Every Miles a Memory” / writer: “Every Miles a Memory”Soundtrack
The Wire2006TV Series performer – 1 episodeSoundtrack
CMT Presents: Karaoke Revolution Country2006Video Game “What Was I Thinkin'”Soundtrack
Come a Little Closer2005ShortComposer
Aftermath: The Station Fire Five Years Later2008TV Movie music performerMusic Department
Entertainment Tonight2016-2017TV SeriesHimselfSelf
E! Live from the Red Carpet2015-2017TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Good Morning America2005-2016TV SeriesHimself – Musical Guest / HimselfSelf
The 50th Annual CMA Awards2016TV MovieHimselfSelf
All Access Nashville: Celebrating the CMA Awards with Robin Roberts2016TV MovieHimselfSelf
Today2005-2016TV SeriesHimself – Musical Guest / Himself – Guest / HimselfSelf
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2016TV SeriesHimself – Musical GuestSelf
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014-2016TV SeriesHimself – Musical GuestSelf
Weekend Today2016TV SeriesHimselfSelf
51st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards2016TV MovieHimself – HostSelf
The Insider2016TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The Talk2016TV SeriesHimself – GuestSelf
CBS This Morning2015-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself – Country SingerSelf
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2009-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself – Musical GuestSelf
Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour Live2015VideoHimselfSelf
Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular2015TV MovieHimselfSelf
ACM Presents: Superstar Duets!2015TV SpecialHimselfSelf
50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards2015TV SpecialHimselfSelf
One Night Stand2015TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The 57th Annual Grammy Awards2015TV SpecialHimself – PresenterSelf
Late Show with David Letterman2010-2015TV SeriesHimself – Musical Guest / Themselves – Musical GuestSelf
Bob Harris: My Nashville2014DocumentaryHimselfSelf
CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock2014TV SpecialHimselfSelf
2014 CMT Music Awards2014TV SpecialHimselfSelf
CMT Hot 20 Countdown2010-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself – GuestSelf
Headline Country2007-2014TV SeriesHimselfSelf
CMT Crossroads2014TV SeriesSelf
The View2005-2014TV SeriesHimself – Musical Guest / HimselfSelf
Larry King Now2014TV SeriesHimself – GuestSelf
Front and Center2014TV SeriesHimselfSelf
CMT Artists of the Year2013TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2009-2013TV SeriesHimself – Musical GuestSelf
CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock2013TV MovieHimselfSelf
Stagecoach Festival Live2013TV SpecialSelf
Jason Aldean: 19942013Video shortHimselfSelf
The 55th Annual Grammy Awards2013TV SpecialHimself – Performer / NomineeSelf
Love for Levon: A Benefit to Save the Barn2012TV MovieHimselfSelf
CMA Country Christmas2012TV MovieHimselfSelf
The 2012 American Country Awards2012TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Big Morning Buzz Live2012TV SeriesHimselfSelf
GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live: Countdown to Music’s Biggest Night2012TV MovieHimselfSelf
CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock2012TV MovieHimselfSelf
Teachers Rock 20122012TV MovieHimselfSelf
Opening Act2012TV SeriesHimselfSelf
47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards2012TV SpecialHimselfSelf
The 54th Annual Grammy Awards2012TV SpecialHimselfSelf
In Performance at the White House Country Music2011TV SpecialSingerSelf
The 45th Annual CMA Awards2011TV SpecialHimselfSelf
CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock2011TV MovieHimselfSelf
CMT Insider2006-2011TV SeriesHimselfSelf
46th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards2011TV SpecialHimself – PerformerSelf
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2005-2011TV SeriesHimself – Musical Guest / HimselfSelf
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards2011TV SpecialHimself – PresenterSelf
CMT: 40 Greatest Love Songs2011TV MovieHimselfSelf
The 44th Annual CMA Awards2010TV SpecialHimself – PerformerSelf
Live with Kelly and Michael2010TV SeriesHimself – Musical GuestSelf
CMA Music Fest 20102010TV MovieHimselfSelf
Live from the Artists Den2010TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2005-2010TV SeriesHimself – Musical Guest / HimselfSelf
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003-2010TV SeriesHimself / Himself – Musical GuestSelf
The 45th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards2010TV SpecialHimselfSelf
The 52nd Annual Grammy Awards2010TV SpecialHimselfSelf
George Strait: ACM Artist of the Decade All Star Concert2009TV Special documentarySelf
Lopez Tonight2009TV SeriesHimself – Musical GuestSelf
The 43rd Annual Country Music Association Awards2009TV SpecialHimselfSelf
The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien2009TV SeriesHimself – Musical GuestSelf
CMT Star: Rides2009TV MovieHimselfSelf
2009 CMT Music Awards2009TV SpecialHimself – PerformerSelf
Larry King Live2009TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The Bonnie Hunt Show2009TV SeriesHimselfSelf
44th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards2009TV SpecialSelf
The Station2009DocumentaryHimselfSelf
Dierks Bentley: Feel That Fire2009TV MovieHimselfSelf
The Marty Stuart Show2009TV SeriesHimself – Special GuestSelf
Nobel Peace Prize Concert2008TV Special documentaryHimself – PerformerSelf
CMT Star: Pets2008TV MovieHimselfSelf
The 50th Annual Grammy Awards2008TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Prairie Town: Behind the Scenes of Country Music 20082008TV Movie documentaryHimselfSelf
41st Annual Country Music Association Awards2007TV SpecialHimselfSelf
A Capitol Fourth2007TV MovieHimselfSelf
2007 CMT Music Awards2007TV SpecialHimself – PerformerSelf
40th Annual Country Music Association Awards2006TV SpecialHimselfSelf
CMA Red Carpet 20062006TV MovieHimselfSelf
Race to the Red Carpet: 2006 Country Music Awards2006TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Late Night with Conan O’Brien2006TV SeriesHimself – Musical GuestSelf
Toyota Presents: CMT at Summerfest2006TV Mini-SeriesHimself – PerformerSelf
CMT: Greatest Men 20052005TV MovieHimselfSelf
CMA Red Carpet Live from NYC2005TV MovieHimselfSelf
CMA Music Festival: Country Music’s Biggest Party2005TV MovieHimselfSelf
Legends in Bronze Concert2005VideoHimselfSelf
Your Life2005TV SeriesHimself – HostSelf
The CMT Music Awards2005TV SpecialHimself – PerformerSelf
Come a Little Closer2005ShortHimselfSelf
CMT Got Me in with the Band2004TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Controversy2004TV SeriesHimselfSelf
CMA Music Festival: Country Music’s Biggest Party2004TV MovieHimselfSelf
CMT 100 Greatest Love Songs of Country Music2004TV SpecialHimself – PerformerSelf
Academy of Country Music Pre-Show2004TV MovieHimselfSelf
CMT Flame Worthy Video Music Awards Pre-Party2004TV SpecialHimselfSelf
CMT: 40 Greatest Road Songs2004TV SpecialHimself – HostSelf
Entertainment Tonight2016TV SeriesHimselfArchive Footage
CMT Hot 20 Countdown2007-2011TV SeriesHimselfArchive Footage
A Capitol Fourth2010TV Movie documentaryHimselfArchive Footage
Best of CMT Music Awards2009TV SpecialHimselfArchive Footage
CMT Insider2007TV SeriesHimselfArchive Footage

Dierks Bentley Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieCategory
2015GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country AlbumFor the album “Riser.”Won
2013GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country Solo PerformanceFor the song “Home.”Won
2011GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country AlbumFor the album “Up On the Ridge.”Won
2008GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Long Form Music VideoWon
2008GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country Vocal Performance – FemaleFor the song “Long Trip Alone.”Won
2008GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country AlbumFor the album “Long Trip Alone.”Won
2015GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country AlbumFor the album “Riser.”Nominated
2013GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country Solo PerformanceFor the song “Home.”Nominated
2011GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country AlbumFor the album “Up On the Ridge.”Nominated
2008GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Long Form Music VideoNominated
2008GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country Vocal Performance – FemaleFor the song “Long Trip Alone.”Nominated
2008GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country AlbumFor the album “Long Trip Alone.”Nominated