With Upcoming Performances and Appearances on The 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, Access Hollywood, CBS This Morning, Chelsea Lately, Clear Channel’s iHeartRadio LIVE, The Dennis Miller Show, E! News, Entertainment Tonight, Extra, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Live! With Kelly and Michael, The Talk, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me! NASHVILLE, TN – (March 22, 2013) – Blake Shelton’s new album, Based On A True Story…, which Us Weekly gives 3 ½ of 4 stars, will be available everywhere March 26th. In support of the release, Blake is set to begin a run of media dates throughout the next two weeks, culminating with a performance you will not forget at The 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards on April 7 at 8pm ET/PT on CBS. Blake will begin with a performance on NBC’s The Today Show at 8amET/PT on March 26th and will be performing as part of Clear Channel’s iHeartRadio LIVE on March 27th at 7:00pmET. He will also make appearances March 28th on ABC’s Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9amET/PT and NBC’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon at 12:37amET/PT. In addition, Blake will perform at a special private acoustic album release concert in Chicago, IL on March 29th as part of US99.5’s Live Country Series at Joe’s Bar. The following week on April 2nd, fans can tune in for more performances from Blake on NBC’s The Tonight Show with Jay Leno at 11:35pmET/PT and on April 3rd, CBS’ The Talk at 2pmET/1pmPT. Blake wraps up his appearances with his good friend Chelsea Handler to perform on E!’s Chelsea Lately on Wednesday, April 3 at 11pm ET/PT during the talk show’s hour-long milestone 1081st episode celebration. This marks their first performance on the show. Blake will additionally appear on Access Hollywood, CBS This Morning, E! News, Entertainment Tonight, Extra, The Dennis Miller Show and Wait, Wait… Don’t Tell Me! on NPR. Based On A True Story… Track Listing Boys ‘Round Here Sure Be Cool If You Did Do You Remember Small Town Big Time Country On The Radio My Eyes Doin’ What She Likes I Still Got A Finger Mine Would Be You Lay Low Ten Times Crazier Grandaddy’s Gun ACM Awards co-host, CMA Awards’ Entertainer of the Year and three-peat Male Vocalist of the Year, Blake Shelton, is one of the "most versatile of contemporary country singers" (The New York Times). With eight consecutive No. 1 singles (thirteen overall), Blake’s infectious multi-week No.1 hit, “Honey Bee" holds the record for the fastest-selling digital Platinum single for a male country solo artist. Blake’s current hit, “Sure Be Cool If You Did,” is off his 10th studio recording available everywhere March 26th. Blake Shelton’s passion for country music and his commitment to mentoring his teammates from The Voice make him an incredible ambassador for country music. Starting July 19 in Virginia Beach, VA, you can catch Blake live on his “Ten Times Crazier Tour.” For dates visit: www.BlakeShelton.com
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