Blake Shelton Announces New Music

“The Voice” coach and nation famous person Blake Shelton introduced on Monday, April 11 that he’s releasing a brand new model of his very first No. 1 hit. Read on for all the small print like the discharge date and the place yow will discover it.

The Acoustic Version of ‘Austin’ Is Coming April 15

When Shelton burst on the music scene in 2001, his self-titled first album had three tracks that have been launched as singles — “Ol’ Red,” “All Over Me” and “Austin.” “Austin” was his first single and it was additionally his first track to achieve No. 1 on the Billboard U.S. Hot Country Songs chart and the Billboard U.S. Country Airplay chart.

On Instagram on April 11, the nation star introduced that the acoustic model of “Austin” is dropping Friday, April 15.

“Can’t wait to lastly share the acoustic model of #Austin on streaming platforms this Friday! Y’all are gonna find it irresistible. Link in story to pre-save,” wrote Shelton.

His followers could not assist however chuckle at his 2001 covert artwork the place Shelton is sporting some very lengthy, very curly hair.

“Can’t wait! You bringing that mullet again too?” quipped one fan within the feedback.

Another wrote, “Blake, you get better-looking because the years go by,” and one other fan chimed in with, “You’re lookin’ fairly cute on that cowl!”

“Check you out, sizzling stuff!!! How old have been you if you did this????” wrote a fourth fan. For the report, in April 2001 when “Austin” was launched, Shelton was 24 years old.

Several followers additionally talked about they love when Shelton does acoustic variations, particularly his acoustic set in his concert events.

Fans Are Super Excited About the Song

In the feedback, his followers have been gushing over their love of this 21-year-old track. One fan wrote, “This is THE track that turned me on to nation music… nonetheless one in every of my all-time faves.”

Another added, “MOST romantic track of all occasions…. proper?”

“That track is one in every of my first recollections of nation music and one in every of my all-time favs,” wrote a 3rd fan, and a fourth wrote, “Named my son Austin due to this track.”

What’s humorous is that Shelton did not initially need to launch “Austin” as a result of he thought it was “tremendous tacky,” however he realizes now that it is good his songwriters saved on him about it.

“When I first heard ‘Austin,’ I believed it was simply tremendous tacky, and I used to be similar to, ‘My God, this man is so determined, let it go, dude. It’s been a 12 months, you are still placing this answering machine message on, what are you doing?'” Shelton informed radio host Kelleigh Bannen in a 2021 interview, including, “And so fortunately again then I had [songwriters] Bobby Braddock and Debbie Zavitson in my ear going, ‘Listen, man, it is advisable simply dwell with this track, work on it,’ and I used to be simply so silly, I did, and thank God they stayed on me about that, as a result of in any other case, I would not be sitting right here speaking to you 20 years later, most likely.”

The acoustic model of “Austin” drops Friday, April 15. “The Voice” returns within the fall of 2022. With no spring 2022 season, it’s the first time within the show’s historical past that it’ll solely air one season per 12 months. There isn’t any official phrase but as to which coaches are returning.


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