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FOUR-TIME CMA AWARD NOMINEE BLAKE SHELTON RELEASES LOADED: THE BEST OF BLAKE SHELTON AVAILABLE EVERYWHERE TODAY

FOUR-TIME CMA AWARD NOMINEE BLAKE SHELTON RELEASES LOADED: THE BEST OF BLAKE SHELTON AVAILABLE EVERYWHERE TODAY

FOUR-TIME CMA AWARD NOMINEE BLAKE SHELTON RELEASES LOADED: THE BEST OF BLAKE SHELTON
AVAILABLE EVERYWHERE TODAY

This marks Shelton’s third release this year and first greatest hits album

Nashville, TN – (November 9th, 2010) – Warner/Reprise Recording artist and four-time CMA Award nominee including one for Male Vocalist of the Year, Blake Shelton releases his third album of the year and first ever greatest hits entitled LOADED: The Best of Blake Shelton available everywhere TODAY. The album includes all seven of Shelton’s No. 1 hits as well as his newest single, “Who Are You When I’m Not Looking." A limited edition of LOADED: The Best of Blake Shelton is available at Wal-Mart and includes an exclusive LOADED t-shirt.

“When I first started out I always told myself I knew I had made it if I was ever able to put out a greatest hits album,” said Shelton. “I am blown away that LOADED is out today. I have to thank all my fans who have supported my music and to country radio who have continued to play my songs. There is no way this CD would be coming out if it wasn't for you guys. Sincerely, thank you.”

Blake Shelton is one of the “most versatile of contemporary country singers” (New York Times). The country star continues to prove to be one of the industry’s hottest vocalists as he reigns in on a successful year with career highlights that include the release of his two SIX PAK albums – Hillbilly Bone and All About Tonight, four CMA award nominations, an ACM and CMT award win, garnered two No. 1 hits with his album’s title-tracks, “Hillbilly Bone” (featuring long-time friend, Trace Adkins) and “All About Tonight” and recently became the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry. Shelton has seven No. 1 hits which include his back-to-back multi-week No. 1 singles “She Wouldn’t Be Gone” and “Home,” his five-week No. 1 debut single, “Austin” and two additional multi-week No. 1 hits with “The Baby” and “Some Beach.” Shelton has not had a single peak outside the Top Ten since 2007.

Track Listing for LOADED: The Best of Blake Shelton
1. Austin – Blake Shelton
2. Ol’ Red - Blake Shelton
3. The Baby - The Dreamer
4. Playboys of The Southwestern World - The Dreamer
5. Some Beach - from Blake Shelton’s Barn and Grill
6. Goodbye Time - Blake Shelton’s Barn and Grill
7. Nobody But Me - Blake Shelton’s Barn and Grill
8. Don’t Make Me - PURE BS
9. The More I Drink - PURE BS
10. Home - MORE PURE BS
11. She Wouldn’t be Gone - Startin’ Fires
12. Hillbilly Bone (feat. Trace Adkins) - Hillbilly Bone
13. Kiss My Country Ass - Hillbilly Bone
14. All About Tonight – All About Tonight
15. Who Are You When I’m Not Looking – All About Tonight

For more information on Blake Shelton, visit www.blakeshelton.com

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