Country Music Association's 2012 Entertainer of the Year, five-time Male
of the Year winner and Grammy nominee BLAKE SHELTON (Ox)
continues to add to
his superstar status. His most recent album, "Texoma Shore," became his sixth
to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart and marked his 11th
allgenre Top 10. "Texoma Shore" features tracks including the Grammy-nominated
Lived It" plus "I'll Name The Dogs," a romantic tune that boasts more than 130
streams and marked his 25th No. 1 song. In the week following album launch,
became the first artist in Country Aircheck / Mediabase history to have six
simultaneously. "Texoma Shore" follows 2016's Gold-certified "If I'm Honest,"
the bestselling country album release of the year, which spawned three
chart-topping songs and
earned him a No. 1 on both the Billboard Top Country Albums and the all-genre
Album Sales charts.
A member of the Grand Ole Opry, Shelton has earned a host of honors
throughout his career including 20 ACM nominations and both the male and overall
Video of the Year trophies at the 2018 CMT Awards. As a coach for the Emmy
Award-winning NBC television show "The Voice," Shelton is a six-time champion,
with his contestant Chloe Kohanski. He is currently on Season 16 of "The Voice"
alongside Kelly Clarkson, Adam Levine and John Legend.
Off stage, Shelton has teamed up with Ryman Hospitality to open a string of
Red entertainment restaurant venues, a nod to his 2001 hit of the same name. The
location in his hometown of Tishomingo, Oklahoma opened in September 2017, while
the space on Nashville's lower Broadway hosted a week-long grand opening in June
2018. Locations in Gatlinburg, Tennessee and Orlando, Florida are soon to
Shelton recently finished his "Friends & Heroes" tour at the end of March
where he headlined with Lauren Alaina with special appearances by country icons
Bellamy Brothers, John Anderson and Trace Adkins.