Shelton announces "Red River Blue"
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Shelton announces "Red River Blue"

Thursday, May 19, 2011 – Blake Shelton announced Thursday his ninth album will be called "Red River Blue." The disc will be out July 12 on Warner.

Produced by multi-award winner, Scott Hendricks the forthcoming album includes Shelton's fastest rising single-to-date, Honey Bee.

This has been a busy period for Shelton professionally and personally. He released two EPs last year plus a greatest hits package. Last Saturday, he married Miranda Lambert. Shelton is currently one of the musician coaches on NBC's "The Voice" along with Christian Aguilera, Cee Lo Green and Adam Levine. "The Voice" airs on Tuesdays at 10 p.m. eastern.


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CD review - Texoma Shore Blake Shelton's 11th studio album finds The Voice advisor in a contented, one might even say homey, frame of mind. The opening track and first single "I'll Name the Dogs" sets the tone. It's a rollicking ode to domesticity that manages to make household chore distribution ("You find the spot and I'll find the money / You be the pretty and I'll be the funny") both romantic and amusing. The beat switches to hip-hop on "Money," but the sentiment ...
CD review - Live EP This six-song "Blake Shelton Live EP" seems a little odd. It's not as though Shelton had an especially noteworthy tour to document. Besides, at only six songs long, it's a relatively short document, anyhow. While it may be little more than a post-it note of a project, though, it also packs a powerful punch. You recognize right away the large amount of enthusiasm the act of singing to an audience brings out of Shelton. When compared to the recorded versions of these hits, ...


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