As a music group name, Van Zant first appeared in 1985, when Johnny Van Zant (sibling of .38 Special’s Donnie and Lynyrd Skynyrd’s late Ronnie) headed an AOR-styled quintet with an album also titled Van Zant. The group disbanded, nevertheless, when Vehicle Zant became a member of Lynyrd Skynyrd 2 yrs later. The Vehicle Zant group name was revived in 1998, when Johnny and Donnie became a member of forces on that which was slated to be always a one-off collaboration, entitled Brother to Sibling and released on CMC International. Nevertheless, a reaction to the record was positive plenty of to convince the duo to keep pursuing the task; therefore, a follow-up, Vehicle Zant II, was released in early 2001. The duo’s initial country album, Obtain Right with the person, found its way to May 2005, accompanied by My Sort of Nation in 2007.