One of the hottest acts in country music today, Luke Bryan, will release new music next week on August 9, tailgates & tanlines, on Capitol Records Nashville.  Bryan will kick-off release week with multiple television appearances including LIVE! With Regis and Kelly and his second appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Tuesday August 9, a performance on the Today Show Wednesday, August 10 and will wrap up the week on ABC’s  “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night To Rock,” airing Sunday, August 14.

Additional appearances include GAC’s Top 20 on August 5, GAC’s On The Streets August 9 and Bryan and host Storme Warren go tailgating in Nashville on GAC’s Headline Country on August 11. CMT Insider will feature Bryan in an exclusive interview on Saturday, August 13.

On Monday, August 8, Bryan’s first New York City appearance will be a very special performance for Clear Channel’s iHeartRadio Live series.  Video from the performance will be available on the iHeartRadio website, iHeartRadio.com and on all of Clear Channel’s Country radio stations’ websites on August 15, 2011.  CountryMusicRocks has your chance to win tickets to this performance, get the details HERE.

Bryan will also make an appearance on the daily live streaming show, Foxnews.com Live Entertainment Hour on Monday, August 8th from 2-3pm ET.

Bryan’s new album tailgates & tanlines features his current Top 10-and climbing smash, “Country Girl (Shake It For Me),” which is quickly approaching 1 million downloads.  The new album is the follow up to his GOLD-certified album Doin’ My Thing, which produced three back-to-back, co-penned #1 singles- “Do I,” “Rain Is A Good Thing” and “Someone Else Calling You Baby.”

Keep up to date with Luke by visiting his official website, www.LukeBryan.com.