Blake Shelton's "Based On A True Story..." Is Country Album of the Year
Posted on Dec 12th by Team WMN in Blake Shelton,
Blake Shelton’s Not So Family Christmas Special Receives Writers Guild Award Nomination
NASHVILLE, TN – (December 12, 2013) – The CMA Awards’ Album of the Year, ACA Awards’ Album of the Year and GRAMMY-nominated Country Album of the Year, Based On a True Story… has had three consecutive No. 1 singles and its current single “Mine Would Be You,” which held the top spot at Billboard’s Country Airplay Chart for three weeks straight, is GRAMMY-nominated for Best Country Solo Performance and Country Song of the Year. Blake has sold 4.6 million total singles off the critically acclaimed, award-winning album since March and it marks the fastest platinum-certified album of his career. To date, Blake as sold over 7 million albums and 20 million digital tracks. In addition, Blake’s Christmas special, Blake Shelton’s Not So Family Christmas, was nominated in the Writers Guild Awards’ “Comedy/Variety – Music, Awards, Tributes – Specials” category for its outstanding achievement during the 2013 season. This unforgettable award-winning year also saw Blake selling out amphitheaters and arenas across the U.S. on his critically-acclaimed Ten Times Crazier tour. Billboard Magazine’s Ray Waddell projected Blake to “finish among the top touring artists for any genre” this year.