Secrets Revealed: Dierks Bentley Grew Up Idolizing Billy Idol

During Twitter chat with fans, Dierks also reveals he’s “fairly freaked out about having a boy.”

Yes, indeed, Dierks Bentley, during a Twitter chat with fans Tuesday night (Aug. 27), revealed he grew up idolizing Billy Idol—and George Strait.

Dierks also said:

  • He’ll be sad when his tour with Miranda Lambert ends: “Late night hangouts listening to 90’s country!”
  • He’s “fairly freaked out about having a boy: “I grew up loving fireworks, matches, pellet guns, gasoline . . . very worried!”
  • He’d love to tour with Charlie Worsham: “He rocks!”
  • His most embarrassing onstage moment was when his pants ripped in an embarrassing place for pants to rip: “Luckily, my underwear matched my jeans!”

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