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BLAKE SHELTON LEADS COUNTRY CHARTS WITH THREE NO. 1 HITS THIS YEAR WITH “GOD GAVE ME YOU”

BLAKE SHELTON LEADS COUNTRY CHARTS WITH THREE NO. 1 HITS THIS YEAR WITH “GOD GAVE ME YOU”

This is Shelton’s Fifth Consecutive No. 1 Single in 19 Months

Shelton Kicks-Off His Headlining Arena Tour: “Well Lit & Amplified Tour 2012” in January

NASHVILLE, TN – (October 24, 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,” is the first country artist in this calendar year to receive three No. 1 hits on both country charts. This week, Shelton’s fifth consecutive No. 1 single in 19 months, “God Gave Me You” makes its second week at the top of the Billboard chart and first week on the Country Aircheck / Mediabase chart. “God Gave Me You” is 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. Shelton is currently back on the set of the hit NBC show, “The Voice” gearing up for their second season.

Beginning in January, Shelton will head out on his headlining arena tour: “Well Lit & Amplified Tour 2012.” Shelton kicks-off his 27-city tour in Toledo, OH, ending in March at Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay.

Well Lit & Amplified Tour Dates 2012
(w/ Justin Moore & Dia Frampton)

Jan 12, 2012 Toledo, OH – Huntington Center

Jan. 13, 2012 St. Louis, MO – Chaifetz Arena

Jan. 14, 2012 Lincoln, NE – Pershing Center

Jan. 19, 2012 Rapid City, ND – Don Barnett Arena

Jan. 20, 2012 Bismarck, ND – Bismarck Civic Center

Jan. 21, 2012 Billings, MT – Metra Park

Jan. 22, 2012 Bozeman, MT – Brick Breeden Fieldhouse

Jan. 26, 2012 Columbus, GA – Columbus Civic Center

Jan. 27, 2012 Duluth, GA – Gwinnett Center

Jan. 28, 2012 Pensacola, FL – Pensacola Civic Center

Feb. 9, 2012 Erie, PA – Tullio Arena

Feb. 10, 2012 Charleston, WV – Charleston Civic Center

Feb. 16, 2012 Highland Heights, KY – The Bank of KY Center

Feb. 17, 2012 Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena

Feb. 18, 2012 Roanoke, VA – Roanoke Civic Center

Feb. 23, 2012 Worcester, MA – DCU Center

Feb. 24, 2012 Reading, PA – Sovereign Center

Feb. 25, 2012 Fairfax, VA – Patriot Center

March 8, 2012 Spokane, WA – Spokane Veteran’s Memorial Arena

March 9, 2012 Seattle, WA – Key Arena at Seattle Center

March 10, 2012 Boise, ID – Taco Bell Arena

March 11, 2012 Portland, OR – Rose Quarter

March 13, 2012 Bakersfield, CA – Rabobank Arena

March 14, 2012 Reno, NV – Reno Events Center

March 15, 2012 Sacramento, CA – Power Balance Pavilion

March 17, 2012 Las Vegas, NV – Mandalay Bay Events Center

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

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