Shelton visits TV for album release
Monday, July 11, 2011
– Blake Shelton is gearing up for his the release of his eighth studio album "Red River Blue," which comes out Tuesday. In support of his new release, Shelton will appear on NBC's "Late Show with David Letterman" tomorrow night, LIVE! With Regis and Kelly on Wednesday morning and NBC's "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" on Wednesday night/
Yesterday, Shelton was featured on the cover of The New York Times' Arts & Leisure section which they stated that he is "becoming the most important and visible ambassador from Nashville to the American mainstream."
Shelton has nine number one hits and has not had a single peak outside the top 10 since 2007.
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