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Brantley Gilbert vs. Billy Ray Cyrus – The Showdown

Brantley Gilbert, Billy Ray Cyrus
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Rack up another Showdown win for Brantley Gilbert. The singer’s new song ‘Kick It in the Sticks’ is a longtime favorite of fans, and they’re not shy about voting for the country-rocker. Yesterday, the single topped lablemate Justin Moore‘s new song ”Til My Last Day,’ meaning it goes against a new challenger today and tonight on Taste of Country Nights radio. 

Billy Ray Cyrus is back with a bad boy anthem of his own. The singer released ‘Changed My Mind’ this week, a guitar-heavy outlaw jam that finds him toying with a woman’s heart. His fans will need to unite to topple ‘Kick It in the Sticks.’ This promises to be another legendary Showdown.

Listen to clips of both Gilbert’s and Cyrus’ songs and vote for your favorite here. You can vote once every hour online, so come back and vote often to be sure your artist wins. Hear the full versions of the songs tonight after 10PM on Taste of Country Nights. Help your favorite song win by placing additional votes at (888) 678-9995. Call as many times as you like! You can listen to the show online through any of the 33 radio stations that carry it. Voting will end tonight at 10:40PM CT.

Listen to a Sample of Brantley Gilbert, ‘Kick It in the Sticks’

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Listen to a Sample of Billy Ray Cyrus, ‘Change My Mind’

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Showdown Rules: The song with the most votes wins, and the winner goes on to face a new challenger in the next Showdown. Vote as much as once per hour online, and as much as you want by calling (888) 678-9995. If a song wins five days in a row, it will be retired into the Taste of Country Showdown Hall of Fame to allow for new songs to compete. Some songs will be considered for a second Showdown if voter turnout is healthy in a losing effort.

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