Thomas Rhett Nearly Dumps Brantley Gilbert’s Bike

Though Thomas Rhett and Brantley Gilbert are “Live In Overdrive” tour mates, they don’t share the same motorcycle skills. Brantley ¬†brings his Harley on the road with him, and Thomas tells Y108’s Jimmy and Monty how he got a little too curious one evening.

“I can ride a dirt bike”, admits Thomas, “but like I’m not to the point where I can jump on Brantley’s Harley and take it for a cruise.”

“The other night, I got on his Harley, and I thought he’d put the kickstand up…So, I’m kinda holdin’ his bike up…y’know, tryin to get a picture taken to send to my mom or somethin’ (laughs)…and all of a sudden these people (are) walkin by, they ask me for a picture, and I’m like, ‘Yeah’, so I start to get up and put the thing on the kickstand…and the kickstand is NOT UP… and I start to slowly fall over on his motorcycle. And thank God that there was people around me to help me stay up, so that was a pretty embarrassing moment.”

So, if Thomas was pinned under the bike, which one would Brantley save? There’s no question in Thomas Rhett’s mind: “Oh, the bike, in a heartbeat!”

Catch Thomas Rhett and Brantley Gilbert with Toby Keith at First Niagara Pavilion, Friday, July 27, 2012 with Y108!


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