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Blake Shelton: King of Country?

Iconic country music artist, Blake Shelton, troops to Orlando on August 30. He will be performing at the Amway Center, the schedule being part of His ‘Ten Times Crazier Tour’. Other performing artists are The Band Perry, Dan + Shay and Neal McCoy. May 2 will be the start of official ticket selling and prices go for $27.75 and $52.75, excluding fees.  Hear Blake sing hits from his current album (platinum certified), ‘Based on a True Story’. Check blake shelton music for other concert details.

Shelton’s official fan club members will enjoy a pre-sale, see http://blakeshelton.com for more details. Register now for fan club membership and have a part in “Blake is #TenTimesCrazier!” Thunderclap campaign, a donation drive for the benefit of Lifting Lives Foundation (an Academy of Country Music foundation). All fan club purchases will entitle 1$ donation amount to LLF per each ticket sold.

Performing trio, The Band Perry, has also been going on tour with Canada as one of the concert venues for the group’s ‘We Are Pioneers World Tour’.  Blake himself is scheduled to perform in Canada as well, this July 3. He will sing at the Ottawa Bluesfest, which is to be held at Canada War Muesum, it’s an indoor event at LeBreton Flats. Other performers for the event are Leclaire, Gary Clark Jr., Lady Gaga, Danny Brown, and others. Bassist Christopher Maclean and drummer Michael Hunter join Leclaire. The festival will continue for eleven days. Bluesfest celebrates its 20th anniversary this year; the festival expects to bring in over 250,000 attendees, just like it did last year.

Besides concert touring, Blake Shelton is busy with the hit TV show, “The Voice”. The show is currently running its 6th season. Blake is joined by co-returning judges Adam Levine (his best pal!), Usher, and Columbian superstar Shakira. Recently, Blake collaborated with Shakira for her latest album (self-titled). The two worked on a song together, with Shakira enlisting help from Nashville songwriters. The song was titled ‘Medicine’, with a touch of both country and pop. The duet was performed at the ACM Awards night and on the show ‘The Voice’. The album, Shakira’s only album in the last four years, was released on March 25.