Came Here To Celebrate A #1– Blake Shelton

Blake Shelton was in Nashville on Tuesday (8/30) to celebrate the success of his 22nd #1 song, “Came Here to Forget.” The #1 party was held at the ASCAP offices on Music Row, where Shelton celebrated with the song’s writers — Deric Ruttan and Craig Wiseman — as well as members of his label and management teams. Blake’s good friend and Warner Music Nashville label mate RaeLynn also attended the party to help congratulate the group.


·       During the party, the group also celebrated Shelton’s latest studio album, If I’m Honest, earning a Gold certification. Warner Music Nashville Chairman/CEO John Esposito and CMO Peter Strickland were on hand to present Shelton with a plaque commemorating the milestone.

Blake Shelton’s If I’m Honest Debuts At Number One

Blake Shelton’s New Album If I’m Honest has debuted at #1 on the Billboard Country Albums Chart and the album’s lead single “Came Here To Forget” has also reached the top of the country charts giving Shelton his 17th consecutive #1 single and 22nd overall. To make this news even sweeter, Shelton’s new animated film The Angry Birds Movie recently topped the North American Box Office following its release.


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