Reigning CMA Male Vocalist of the Year, Blake Shelton will release his ninth album entitled, Red River Blue on July 12. Produced by multi-award winner, Scott Hendricks the forthcoming album includes Sheltons fastest rising single-to-date, Honey Bee. Less than seven weeks since its debut, the up-beat, feel-good summer tune is already in the Top 10 on the Billboard and Mediabase charts. During its first week the single sold over 138,000 digital singles, a feat unmatched by any country male soloist. Shelton is currently one of the musician coaches on NBCs The Voice along with superstars Christian Aguilera, Cee Lo Green and Adam Levine. The Voice airs on Tuesday nights at 9:00 PM (CST).
Blake Shelton, one of the “most versatile of contemporary country singers” (The New York Times) and is the reigning CMA Male Vocalist of the Year. Sheltons latest single Honey Bee follows his three consecutive No. 1 hits: “Who Are You When I’m Not Looking,” “All About Tonight” and “Hillbilly Bone.” His latest CD, LOADED: The Best of Blake Shelton debuted in the Top 10 on the country charts, adding Shelton into an elite group of artists who have charted three records in one year (among those are Garth Brooks, Kenny Chesney and Alan Jackson). Shelton has eight No. 1 hits and has not had a single peak outside the Top Ten since 2007.
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