NASHVILLE, TN - June 13, 2005 - Blake Shelton's Barn & Grill, the third album from Warner Bros. recording artist Blake Shelton, has been certified gold by the RIAA in recognition of 500,000 units sold. Miranda Lambert presented Blake with the 3' x 3' plaque commemorating the milestone. The presentation was made at Nashville's Coliseum during Friday night's CMA Music Fest Nightly Concert, which featured Blake Shelton among others. "We could not be prouder of Blake for achieving this gold record on Blake Shelton's Barn & Grill," commented Bill Bennett, Warner Bros.
Warner Music Nashville was created in 2009 to expand the presence of WMG and its family of labels in Nashville. The division is home to Atlantic Records, Warner Bros. Records, Elektra Nashville and Word Entertainment.