Shelton adds to family trophy chest
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Shelton adds to family trophy chest

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 – The Lambert/Shelton contingent is cleaning up the Country Music Association awards. Blake Shelton won the Male Vocalist of the Year honor.

Shelton won over a substantial field including Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Dierks Bentley and Keith Urban.

"I really thought Luke was going to win this thing this year," Shelton said, adding, "I could not be more proud to win this award tonight. This means so much to me. This is a big night for my family. It means so much to be part of this."

"They put a book under seats before the show," said Shelton." I saw that my all time hero has never won before...So I dedicate this to my hero, Earl Thomas Conley."

Lambert already has won three awards.


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