Blake Shelton made history on Wednesday night (1/18) when he became the first country artist to win in the all-genre Favorite Album category at the People’s Choice Awards. Aside from earning the coveted Favorite Album award for his latest record, If I’m Honest, Shelton also took home his second consecutive trophy for Favorite Male Country Artist.
· Reacting to his historic win, Blake said, “I could not be more thankful. All I’ve ever wanted to do is sing country music, so to win Favorite Male Country Artist is incredible. And to be the first country artist to ever win Favorite Album is beyond words.”
· Some of the other country winners at the People’s Choice Awards were Carrie Underwood, who won Favorite Female Country Artist, and Little Big Town, who took home the Favorite Country Group trophy.