Home The Nashville charmer's sixth studio album has already spawned the rowdy No. 1 "Am I the Only One" and the Gabrielle Giffords-inspired anthem "Home." There's… Home The Nashville charmer's sixth studio album has already spawned the rowdy No. 1 "Am I the Only One" and the Gabrielle Giffords-inspired anthem "Home." There's… 2012-02-07 Dierks Bentley Country Capitol Nashville
Music Review

Home (2012)

SWEET SPOT Dierks Bentley lusts and loves his way through his sixth effort
SWEET SPOT Dierks Bentley lusts and loves his way through his sixth effort
EW's GRADE
A-

Details Release Date: Feb 07, 2012; Lead Performance: Dierks Bentley; Genre: Country; Production: Capitol Nashville

The Nashville charmer's sixth studio album has already spawned the rowdy No. 1 ''Am I the Only One'' and the Gabrielle Giffords-inspired anthem ''Home.'' There's commendable range here, but rest assured, he spends much of Home in his sweet spot — lust. It's healthy on the seductive ballad ''Breathe You In'' and downright dangerous on the foot-stomper ''5-1-5-0'' (as in ''somebody call the po-po''; 5150 is California state code for an involuntary psychiatric hold). A-

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Originally posted Feb 08, 2012 Published in issue #1194 Feb 17, 2012 Order article reprints