Gary Allan
will be the opening headliner to kick off the Riverbend Festival 2014 Friday, June 6.

Born and raised in California Allan got his career started when he signed with Decca Records in 1996. Allan's first album, "Used Heart For Sale" was his first gold-certified album.

In 1998, Allan released his third album with MCA Nashville titled, "Smoke Rings in the Dark and it went on to become his first ever platinum album.

Allan's most recent album, his ninth titled, "Set You Free" was released in January 2013. Some of the top singles from that album are, Every Storm (Runs Out Of Rain), Pieces and
It Ain't The Whiskey

Allan will perform at the Coke Stage at 9:15 p.m. Friday, June 6.