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BLAKE SHELTON CELEBRATES FIFTH CONSECUTIVE NO. 1 WITH “GOD GAVE ME YOU”

BLAKE SHELTON CELEBRATES FIFTH CONSECUTIVE NO. 1 WITH “GOD GAVE ME YOU”

This Marks His 10th No. 1 Single of His Career

NASHVILLE, TN – (October 17, 2011) – Blake Shelton, reigning CMA “Male Vocalist of the Year” and five-time CMA nominee including a nod for their most prestigious honor, “Entertainer of the Year,” receives his fifth consecutive No. 1 on the Billboard charts with “God Gave Me You.” This marks Shelton’s 10th No. 1 single following his smash hits, “Honey Bee,” “Who Are You When I’m Not Looking,” “All About Tonight” and “Hillbilly Bone.” “God Gave Me You” is off Shelton’s eighth studio album, Red River Blue, and is his fastest rising single to date.

“I appreciate everyone's hard work and dedication these last few years and am glad it has happened to me now, when I can truly appreciate what it means,” said Blake Shelton. “I wouldn't change one thing....this is perfect.”

The “Entertainer of the Year” nominee recently announced his “Well Lit & Amplified Tour 2012.” Shelton will kick-off his 27 city arena tour in January in Toledo, OH and ending in March at Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay - with opening acts, Justin Moore and NBC’s “The Voice” finalist, Dia Frampton. Shelton was Dia’s coach on this past season of the hit NBC show “The Voice.”

For more information on Blake Shelton and “Well Lit & Amplified Tour 2012” tour dates, please visit www.BlakeShelton.com .

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