Pearl Drums
Instagram Facebook YouTube Twitter Google Plus

Pearl News

07 Nov

Blake Shelton Steals the CMA Awards

Country superstar, Blake Shelton, gave a truly beautiful performance at the 48th Annual CMA Awards, which aired live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN this past Wednesday.  Performing his latest single, “Lonely Tonight”, Blake Shelton was joined by Country music up-and-comer Ashley Monroe to complete the duet, along with his backing band of top-notch musicians which includes, Pearl Artist, Tracy Broussard on drums.  A video of the performance can be viewed below. 

“Lonely Tonight” is the second single from Blake Shelton’s new album, Bringing Back the Sunshine, which was released this past September at debuted at the No. 1 position in Billboard’s all-genre Top 200 Chart.  The album’s first single, “Neon Lights” currently stands at the No. 2 position on the Country Music Singles Chart.

For this year’s CMA Awards performance, Pearl Artist, Tracy Broussard- who was recently nominated for “Country Music Drummer of the Year” in the 2015 Modern Drummer Readers Poll- turned to Pearl’s highly innovative Reference Series drum kit finished in the stunning and classy Ivory Pearl lacquer.  For more information on Tracy Broussard, and to view his full drum specs, click here.  Great job Tracy!