Rascal Flatts is a country pop band composed of Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus, and Joe Don Rooney, which was founded in 1999 in Columbus, Ohio. The group's first two albums, Rascal Flatts and Melt, have been certified 2x Platinum and 3x Platinum, respectively. Rascal Flatts has also had a dozen number one hits on the country charts.
In 2000, Rascal Flatts won the Acadamy of Country Music Award for Top New Vocal Duo or Group. They have gone on to win numerous CMT and People's Choice Awards.