Blake Shelton is Organizing a Benefit Concert for the Victims of Tornado Torn Moore, Oklahoma
Oklahoma native Blake Shelton has begun organizing a benefit fundraiser concert to help his fellow Oklahoma residents that were devastated by the tornado last Monday. The Voice coach and Male Vocalist of the Year promised he would call in favors from fellow country artists and friends in the business to make this happen. Blake is not alone either, he will be assisted by the network that hosts The Voice, NBC promises to televise the event nationally.
Shelton the Ada Oklahoma native told Billboard Magazine that "this will happen and it will happen fast because the need is so great we have to make this happen right away because people are suffering." Blake says wife Miranda Lambert and fellow Voice coach Usher, have both committed to participate in the benefit concert. Country singer and Moore Oklahoma resident Toby Keith has also promised to do "whatever it takes to help put Moore back together again."
Keep checking back because as soon as the date, time and lineup is announced we will update you on this event. This Saturday Abilene residents and local businesses are teaming up to hold a donation drive at United Supermarket parking lot from 7:00am till 6:00pm at 3301 South 14th Street. Con-Way Freight will transport all the donations.