Okie-Native superstar Blake Shelton is scheduled to receive one of the top honors within Country Music very soon.
On May 27th, a career-spanning exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will be unveiled. Blake Shelton: Based on a True Story will provide insight to the work and life of one of today’s most popular country music singers.
Through a press release, Kyle Young, CEO of the Hall of Fame shared this statement:
“Blake Shelton is one of the most well-established contemporary artists in country music. Countless accolades into his musical career, he continues to stay true to his sound and musical style, and continues to receive recognition for it. We’re honored to host this exhibition and to share the story of this incredibly talented individual.”
Also from the press release was a statement from Blake Shelton:
“I came to Nashville in 1994, and I’ve always been fascinated by the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. I remember the first time I walked in there, I was blown away. To have my own exhibit is more than a dream come true, because I never dreamed it could happen! It’s crazy, is what it is. I couldn’t be more excited or more honored than to be a part of the museum.”
This exhibit tracks Shelton’s road to stardom, covering all aspects of his life. From his childhood, to his move to Nashville during his teen years to his multi-platinum album successes. Also highlighted is his nine season on NBC’s ‘The Voice’ and his coaching of four champions through the show’s history.
Blake can currently be seen the current season of ‘The Voice’, and will have a new album out later this year.
For more information on the Country Music Hall of Fame, visit their website here.