Best 5 Dierks Bentley Quotations From Various Interviews

I am one of the may big fans of the country singer-songwriter Dierks Bentley.

Bentley co-wrote the poignant soundtrack “Hold The Light” together with Joe Trapanese,  Jon Randall and Sean Carey.

It is for the 2017 movie “Only the Brave“, which stars Jeff Bridges, Josh Brolin, Miles Teller, Taylor Kitsch and Jennifer Connelly.

Best 5 Dierks Bentley quotationsThe ballad pays tribute to the 19 elite Granite Mountain Hotshot firefighters who died battling the 2013 wildfire in Yarnell, Arizona.

This is the first time Bentley writing songs for films, and he wrote the bridge of that song.

Watch and enjoy the music video which features scenes from the movie “Only The Brave“.

 

Best 5 Dierks Bentley Quotations

Anyway, here are my best 5 Dierks Bentley quotations:


“I always say the best applause you can get is when you walk from backstage up to your microphone at a concert. It’s also nice to walk up to the mike at an awards show, and that applause is great, too, but the best is when your fans are cheering for you.” – Dierks Bentley

(CMT Insider Interview: Dierks Bentley by Terry Bumgarner, January 31, 2009)


“Some people associate red with love, but to me, red is for an earlier stage of a relationship. Black is much deeper, to me. It’s certainly the sexiest color.” – Dierks Bentley

(“Dierks Bentley Returns With New Album ‘Black,’ Due Out This Year” by Madison Vain, Entertainment Weekly, January 11, 2016)


“I think of love that happens at night. … Black is the sexiest color. True love in all its messiness is black.” – Dierks Bentley

(“Album reveal: Dierks Bentley shares ‘Black'” by Bob Doerschuk, USA Today, March 29, 2016)


“I want to be free to be any version of me I feel like being.” – Dierks Bentley

(“Dierks Bentley on New Album ‘Black’: ‘I’ve Claimed the Right to Be Me'” by Joseph Hudak, Rolling Stone, May 27, 2016)


“You can’t write about stuff you don’t know about. You have to live it. You have to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty. Live life to be a good songwriter.” – Dierks Bentley

(CMT Insider Interview: Dierks Bentley by Terry Bumgarner, January 31, 2009)

 


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