10 Facts about Brad Paisley

Tuesday, August 18th 2015. | Music

Facts about Brad Paisley tell you about the famous American country singer and songwriter. He was born on 28 October 1972 as Brad Douglas Paisley. Paisley is a very successful musician and singer.  He has sold more than 12 million albums. He also receives a lot of awards and honors. If you are curious about him, check the full facts about Paisley below:

Facts about Brad Paisley 1: the debut album

Who Needs Pictures is the debut album of Paisley that he released in 1999. Now there are 10 albums that Paisley has released. He also cooperates with Arista Nashville label to release one Christmas compilation album. The RIAA certified his album gold.

Facts about Brad Paisley 2: the awards

There are several awards that Paisley has earned. He received 14 Academy of Country Music Awards, 3 Grammy Awards, 2 American Music Awards and 14 Country Music Association Awards. Paisley is also selected as the member of Grand Ole Opry.

Facts about Brad Paisley

Facts about Brad Paisley

Facts about Brad Paisley 3: Cars

Cars is one of the famous and popular movies from Pixar Animation Studio Walt Disney. Do you know that few songs in Cars were written by Paisley?

Facts about Brad Paisley 4: the date of birth

Paisley was born in Glen Dale, West Virginia.  His mother is a teacher named Sandra Jean Paisley. His father worked for West Virginia Department of Transportation. He is Douglas Edward paisley.

Brad Paisley

Brad Paisley

Facts about Brad Paisley 5: the early life

He spent his childhood time in Glen Dale, West Virginia. He grew the interest on the country music because of Warren Jarvis, his maternal grandfather.

Facts about Brad Paisley 6: the first guitar

Paisley received his first guitar from Jarvis. It was a Sears Danelectro Silvertone. When he was 8 years old, his maternal grandfather taught him to play this guitar. He had his first performance on the public in the church when Paisley was 10 years old. Get facts about Aretha Franklin here.

Brad Paisley Singer

Brad Paisley Singer

Facts about Brad Paisley 7: writing the first song

Paisley was able to write his first song with the title “Born on Christmas Day”. At that time, he was only 13 years old.

Facts about Brad Paisley 8: Jamboree USA Hall of Fame

Do you know that Brad Paisley was inducted at Jamboree USA Hall of Fame? He was the youngest person to have this honor.

Brad Paisley Facts

Brad Paisley Facts

Facts about Brad Paisley 9: the college time

During his college time, he met several important people who pushed his career. He met a fellow student name Frank Rogers who became his producer. He also met other songwriters like Chris DuBois and Kelley Lovelace. Get facts about Ashley Banjo here.

Facts about Brad Paisley 10: Greenbrier Classic PGA Tour Event in Lewisburg

During the Greenbrier Classic PGA Tour Event in Lewisburg, Paisley and Carrie Underwood performed there on 31 July 2010.  The pouring rain during the inauguration did not stop 60,000 spectators to see Paisley and Underwood.

Brad Paisley Picture

Brad Paisley Picture

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