|By Marketwired .||
|August 19, 2014 04:01 PM EDT||
NASHVILLE, TN -- (Marketwired) -- 08/19/14 -- GRAMMY-nominated country superstar Blake Shelton's forthcoming album BRINGING BACK THE SUNSHINE is available for pre-order now following the world premiere of the lead single, "Neon Light," at country radio this week. The fresh-sounding new track is available instantly to fans who pre-order the album via iTunes and Walmart.com.
"'Neon Light' is a song that I fell in love with more each time I heard it," Shelton explains. "It finds a way to blend this new sound with a very traditional chorus, making it unique."
As part of the fan pre-order experience, limited-edition music bundle packs have been revealed and are available now at Shelton's online store, all which contain BRINGING BACK THE SUNSHINE in both physical and digital album formats, an instant digital download of the single "Neon Light," along with an official Blake Shelton poster, as found in the BRINGING BACK THE SUNSHINE Pack. The Deluxe Pack also offers an official Blake Shelton t-shirt, while The Collectors Pack includes the official t-shirt, plus an autographed version of the poster and a custom Blake Shelton stamped cooler.
Celebrating thirteen years since his first single "Austin" hit the top of the country radio charts, Shelton currently holds 17 No. 1 singles to his credit, recently breaking his own record for most consecutive No. 1's at country radio. With 12 singles, including five from his last album alone, Shelton has the most No. 1's in a row on the country radio charts by any artist. The GRAMMY nominee and four-time CMA Awards' reigning "Male Vocalist of the Year," Shelton will release BRINGING BACK THE SUNSHINE, his 11th studio album produced by longtime friend and collaborator Scott Hendricks September 30th on Warner Bros. Records. In the midst of his sold-out Ten Times Crazier Tour 2014 -- including performances at NYC's Madison Square Garden and Chicago's Wrigley Field Stadium playing to a capacity crowd of over 40,000 fans as only the fourth country artist to have ever played the iconic 100 year-old ball park -- Shelton will also visit LA's historic Hollywood Bowl on October 4th following the release of his album. Joining the ranks of the Grand Ole Opry as a member since 2010, Shelton has earned a host of awards and nominations throughout his career and will return as a coach for his seventh season of NBC's Emmy winning reality competition series, The Voice, which premieres September 22nd.
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