Country music bad boy Brantley Gilbert is on his Harley this week headed to Arlington, VA for the Memorial Day holiday weekend. The motorcycle ride is being sponsored by Harley-Davidson and The Folds of Honor Foundation which supports the families of soldiers who died in battle.From Athens to Arlington motorcycle ride also commemorates the release of his new album this week "Just As I Am" featuring the smash hit "Bottoms Up."

But Gilbert is quick to say, "This ride is all about focusing on the fallen heroes and their families". Along the route Gilbert is expected to make personal appearances at Best Buy in Atlanta and a Harley-Davidson dealership in Augusta, GA., as well as the Indy 500 and the Coca-Cola 600. The ride comes to an end in Arlington, VA. on Memorial Day.

Check out this interview done by the nashvillecountryclub.com.

Brantley Gilbert's newest single "Small Town Throwdown" has just been released with his buddies Justin Moore and Thomas Rhett.

For more on Brantley Gilbert check out tasteofcountry.com.