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The Band Perry Hosts Special Guests at Wrigley Field

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The Band Perry threw a summertime party for some special friends from country radio at Wrigley Field in Chicago this past weekend. The stop on the TEN TIMES CRAZIER TOUR with Blake Shelton marked the second time the sibling trio performed at the historic baseball stadium, making them the only country artists to have played Wrigley twice.

Fans can also catch the band on ABC Television on “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock,” on August 5th 8/7c.

Even More Performers Added to CMA Must Festival: Country’s Night to Rock

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Just when you think it can’t get any hotter, more superstar performers have been announced for “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” airing Tuesday, Aug. 5th (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on ABC.

Adding their chops and charm to the special are Luke Bryan, Eric Church with special guest Lzzy Hale, Florida Georgia Line, Brantley Gilbert, Lady Antebellum,and Blake Shelton with season 2 contestant of “The Voice” Gwen Sebastian.
Hosted for the second year by reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year Little Big Town, the special was filmed during the sold-out CMA Music Festival in June. The annual conclave is a four-day party celebrating America’s music in the epicenter of the format, Nashville.

Previously announced performers included Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Hunter Hayes, Miranda Lambert, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, Thomas Rhett, Cole Swindell, The Band Perry, Carrie Underwood, and Keith Urban.

The special first aired in 2004. This is the 10th time ABC will broadcast the special – which invites the whole country to America’s largest Country Music celebration. The annual special will air on ABC through 2021.

Blake Shelton Performs for 40,000 at Wrigley Field

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Blake Shelton, celebrated a sold-out stadium show at Chicago’s Wrigley Field this weekend, topping out capacity with over 40,000 fans in attendance. Joining the short list of artists who have performed at the iconic setting, Shelton is only the fourth country artist to have ever appeared at the 100 year-old ballpark. Currently on the road for his “Ten Times Crazier Tour 2014,” which also includes sold-out shows August 1st at NYC’s Madison Square Garden and October 4th at Los Angeles’ Hollywood Bowl, Shelton was quick to thank his fans.

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“This proves once again that country music has the best and most-dedicated fans around. I love each and every person for joining me at Wrigley Field last night and just hope everybody had as much fun as I did,” Shelton said. “I’m really proud to represent country music everywhere, but especially excited to have shared this occasion with all the fans in Chicago at such a historic landmark.”

Adding to his list of impressive feats this year, Shelton, who is CMA Awards’ reigning “Male Vocalist of the Year” for the 4th consecutive year and the 2013 recipient of “Album of the Year” for his platinum-selling album, Based On a True Story…, just celebrated making music history with his 12th consecutive No. 1 single, “My Eyes,” (his 17th No. 1 overall) earning the most consecutive No. 1 records atop the country airplay charts by an artist.

For more information please visit: www.BlakeShelton.com

Top Tweets of the week July 14th-20th

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10. @carrieunderwood Um…what? http://instagram.com/p/qiFoiCrqq6/

 

9 @bretteldredge Seeing a hair in ur food is kinda like catchin your dad dressed as Santa puttin presents under the tree…sometimes ya just gotta look away

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8. @BradPaisley  · Check out the groupie behind me at the premiere of Disney’s “Planes: Fire & Rescue” pic.twitter.com/H0F1WN4KIr

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7. @thebandperry  · We mustache you to go see our friends @falloutboy in Nashville this Sunday @ The Woods at Fontanel! #LightEmUp! (Pic)

 

6. @blakeshelton  · Good morning people!! I love y’all!!! And for any haters reading this have yourself a nice warm plate of scrotum…

 

5. @saraevansmusic  ·Watch my step daughter bat lefty and slap it! OMG! She was safe too! #gifted #proudstepmom http://instagram.com/p/qp5SOuDLkk/

 

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4. @charlieworshamit’s 1:39 am. see what I mean about the crew? http://instagram.com/p/qqcIa3qWbE/

 

3. @CharlieDaniels  Complaining is just a way of showing that you want everybody to be as miserable as you are.

 

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2. @mirandalambert  · HAPPY BIRTHDAY to my best friend in the whole world! blakeshelton I love you! (And your dimples!) http://instagram.com/p/pZ0oouDPqy/

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1. @DierksBentley fyi to all american bands: canadian border folks have new trick: crotch sniffing dogs. make sure no @jif down there. (pic)

Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley & MORE to Kick-off Route 91 Harvest Country Festival in Las Vegas!

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Live Nation, the creators of premier country music festivals Watershed and Faster Horses, in collaboration with MGM Resorts International, today revealed its newest music festival: Route 91 Harvest. Originally known as Route 91, the three-day country music festival takes its name from the iconic Las Vegas Boulevard. The festival, scheduled October 3rd – 5th, will boast a gathering of true high-roller performers including Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley and Brantley Gilbert.

Set to take place at The Lot across from Luxor Hotel & Casino, country music fans will get an exclusive music experience in true Sin City-style. Three-day passes for the party of the fall start at $169 and go on sale Friday, Aug. 1st at 10 a.m. PST. For more information, visit www.rt91harvest.com.

Additional artists confirmed include Tyler Farr, Dwight Yoakam, Randy Houser, Dustin Lynch, Neal McCoy, Charles Esten and Clare Bowen from ABC’s hit show “Nashville,” Dan + Shay, Josh Thompson, Sam Hunt, Ashley Monroe, Lindsay Ell and Dee Jay Silver.

The festival will provide fans with the opportunity to upgrade their tickets and enjoy the festivities, Vegas-style, with special amenities including exclusive bar access, elevated stage views, lounge seating and massage services, among many other VIP services. Additionally, Route 91 Harvest attendees will enjoy special room rates at all MGM Resorts International properties.

“Las Vegas and country music are synonymous with over the top events, and we know that Route 91 Harvest will deliver the latest, greatest experience for fans from all over the world,” said Brian O’Connell, Live Nation President of Country Touring. “After launching Watershed and Faster Horses, this festival is the next step in the evolution of Live Nation’s fan and artist friendly festival family. We’re thrilled to have it land in MGM Resorts International’s newest venue, The Lot.”

Chris Baldizan, senior vice president of entertainment for MGM Resorts International, said, “It’s exciting to see the Route 91 Harvest Festival come to fruition. With an amazing line-up of talent over three days, our guests will experience country music at a unique, one-of-a-kind venue right on the world-famous Las Vegas Strip. It’s great to have a partner like Live Nation who shares our passion and vision for entertainment.

Follow further Route 91 Harvest updates on Facebook: facebook.com/Route91Harvest, Twitter: twitter.com/Route91Harvest, Instagram: instagram.com/route91harvest and join the conversation on Twitter, using #Rt91Harvest.

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