[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Blake Shelton[/lastfm] has announced that his ninth studio album will be released on July 12.
The yet-to-be titled project will include Shelton’s fastest-rising single to date, “Honey Bee.” As reported prior, just one week after its debut, “Honey Bee” sold over 138,000 digital singles – a feat unmatched by any country male soloist. Blake says of his new album, “There are so many things I’m excited to share with everyone this year. I can’t wait for people to hear the record; I have found some of the best songs of my career. I also think people will be surprised at all the talent they will see on The Voice. There were so many great vocalists who just blew me away and it has been the coolest thing to be part of it all.”
Tonight, Shelton will join superstars [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Christina Aguilera[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Cee Lo Green [/lastfm]and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Adam Levine[/lastfm] as a coach on NBC’s The Voice.