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November 08, 2011 17:39 ET

Blake Shelton Receives People's Choice Awards Nominations for Favorite Male and Favorite Country Artist

Shelton Is Currently Nominated for Five CMA Awards Including Entertainer, Male Vocalist and Album of the Year

NASHVILLE, TN--(Marketwire - Nov 8, 2011) - Blake Shelton receives two People's Choice Awards nominations for "Favorite Male Artist" and "Favorite Country Artist." This is Shelton's first nomination for the fan-voted award show. NBC's "The Voice" is also nominated for a People's Choice Awards in "Favorite TV Competition Show." The announcement comes in at an exciting week for Shelton who is currently up for five CMA Awards including "Entertainer of the Year," "Male Vocalist of the Year" and "Album of the Year." The 45th Annual CMA Awards -- "Country Music's Biggest Night" -- will broadcast live tomorrow, November 9 on the ABC Television Network in Nashville. Shelton will open tomorrow night's award show with Kenny Loggins singing the hit song "Footloose." His current hit single, "God Gave Me You" is a three-week No. 1. Shelton is the only country artist to achieve three No. 1 hits in this calendar year.

The People's Choice Awards will air live on January 11, 2012 at 9/8c on CBS at the Nokia Theatre LA Live. To vote on the website:

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Contact Information

  • For more information, please contact:
    Tree Paine
    Warner Music Nashville