BLAKE SHELTON'S FATHER DIES - CONCERTS RESCHEDULED
NASHVILLE (AP) -- Blake Shelton's father passed away last night. Shelton's publicist says Dick Shelton had been in declining health last year. Because of his father's death, Blake is rescheduling four dates of his "Well Lit and Amplified Tour." Concerts in Rapid City, South Dakota; Bismarck, North Dakota; and Billings and Bozeman, Montana; were to have this Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. He's moved them to mid-March. The new dates are: Bismarck on March 20, Rapid City on March 21, Bozeman on March 22 and Billings on March 23. Blake Shelton says, quote, "I appreciate your understanding during this difficult time and thank you for all your prayers. Your support means the world to me. I love you guys."