One of country music’s hottest acts, Luke Bryan has scored his third consecutive Platinum single with his current Top 5 smash, “Drunk On You,” which has been certified by the RIAA. The single joins previous Platinum tracks “Country Girl (Shake It For Me)” and the two-week No.1 hit “I Don’t Want This Night To End,” both from his Platinum-certified album, Tailgates & Tanlines. Luke is one of only three country artists, including Jason Aldean and Taylor Swift, to have three consecutive Platinum-selling tracks on their current album.
Luke will perform “Drunk On You” and also appear as a presenter at the 2012 CMT Music Awards, where he is nominated for “Male Video Of The Year,” for “I Don’t Want This Night To End.” The CMT Music Awards airs live Wednesday at 8:00 p.m., ET/PT on CMT and CMT.com.
Bryan is also nominated for “Choice Male Country Artist” at the 2012 Teen Choice Awards, which airs Sunday, July 22 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX. Fans ages 13-19 can vote once each day at www.teenchoiceawards.com.
This week, Bryan is co-hosting the ABC Television Special “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock,” with Kimberly Perry of The Band Perry, which is set to air on Monday, September 17th from 8-11p (ET/PT). Bryan will also perform at LP Field on Saturday June 9th, during CMA Music Festival.