This Is Blake’s First Academy Of Country Music Entertainer Of The Year Nomination
NASHVILLE, TN – (January 26, 2012) – Blake Shelton was honored this morning with two Academy of Country Music Award nominations including their most prestigious honor, Entertainer of the Year. He is also nominated for Male Vocalist of the Year.
"The support I have felt this week is overwhelming," commented Blake. "Thank you everyone for this honor".
GUESTS INCLUDE GRAMMY-NOMINEE DRAKE, BRITISH SUPERSTAR JESSIE J, NBC'S ‘THE VOICE’ COACH AND THREE-TIME GRAMMY NOMINEE BLAKE SHELTON, ‘THE VOICE’ COACH AND GRAMMY NOMINEE CEE LO GREEN, 'LATE NIGHT' HOST JIMMY FALLON, NBC'S ‘SMASH’ STAR MEGAN HILTY, FOUR-TIME GRAMMY-WINNING BAND THE ROOTS AND 15-TIME GRAMMY WINNER TONY BENNETT
PROGRAM ALSO FEATURES SPECIAL APPEARANCES BY BRIAN WILLIAMS, BOB COSTAS AND RICKY GERVAIS
Three-time GRAMMY® nominated artist, Blake Shelton is setting sail with some of his Country music friends on the “Blake Shelton & Friends Cruise” from October 14-21, 2012. Adding to the already previously announced acts, Trace Adkins, Easton Corbin and Neal McCoy are Lee Brice, Randy Houser, Justin Moore and Jerrod Niemann. The “Blake Shelton & Friends Cruise” is a seven-day cruise to the Caribbean’s on board the Norwegian Cruise Lines “Pearl.” For more information on the cruise, visit www.BlakeSheltonCruise.com.
Blake Shelton celebrates another career-making night with two award wins at last night’s fan-voted American Country Awards. Blake took home ACAs “Music Video of the Year” and for the second consecutive year, “Music Video: Male” for his multi-week hit, “Who Are You When I’m Not Looking.” The awards top off an incredible year for Shelton who has claimed award wins from every major country awards show (ACA, ACM, CMA, CMT) this year. Last night, Shelton performed his latest heartfelt No.1 hit “God Gave Me You” at the award show.
Blake Shelton receives multiple GRAMMY® nominations today in three of the four Country categories for "Best Country Solo Performance" for "Honey Bee," "Best Country Song" for "God Gave Me You" (written by Dave Barnes) and "Best Country Album" for his album, Red River Blue. This is Shelton's first award nomination for "God Gave Me You," a three-week No.
NASHVILLE, TN – (November 15, 2011) – Reigning CMA Male Vocalist of the Year, Blake Shelton will headline the Coca-Cola Racing Family Concert at NASCAR Championship Drive Thursday, November 17 at the Homestead-Miami Speedway in Miami Beach. Multi-talented musician, writer, producer and performer Hunter Hayes will be the featured guest for the event. The free concert will help kick-off the NASCAR Champion Drive event festivities. For more information, visit www.nascar.com/championshipdrive.
NASHVILLE, TN – (November 10, 2011) – Blake Shelton repeats “Male Vocalist of the Year” nod at the CMA Awards and continues to be the “most versatile of contemporary country singers” (The New York Times). This marks Shelton’s third CMA Award and his second consecutive award in the category. His current hit single, “God Gave Me You” is a three-week No. 1. Shelton is the only country artist to achieve three No. 1 hits in this calendar year.
NASHVILLE - Reigning CMA Male Vocalist of the Year Blake Shelton has invited legendary singer/songwriter Kenny Loggins to join him during a performance of the classic hit "Footloose" as the opening song for "The 45th Annual CMA Awards."
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