DIERKS IS NO. 1
Dierks Bentley caps off a great rookie recording year as the No. 1 Top New Country Artist of 2003, according to Billboard Magazine's year-end issue. And the strong showing continues in 2004 as Dierks hits the road opening for George Strait for two months beginning in January, then joins Kenny Chesney's spring tour. What Dierks must be thinkin'!