Lakes, Minnesota – Blake Shelton asked the crowd “do you want me to play the
long set or the short set.” Fans let him
know that they were in the open-air arena to stay as long as Shelton was. WE Fest was host to one of the largest shows
for the final evening of a jam-packed country music festival. Blake Shelton asked the crowd to hold up
their cell phones as the main lights were dimmed, giving a dynamic light show
as cell phones were swayed. Backup
singer, Gwen Sebastian from Hebron, North Dakota and previously alum with “The
Voice” sang a duet with Blake Shelton.
Shelton performed just short of two hours with total passion and made
all feel that Saturday night headliner was “All About Tonight.”
Owen performed before Blake Shelton and got the crowd fully warmed up before
Blake Shelton came on. Owen came out with
full energy engaging the crowd singing and showcasing his mastering of country
music and the guitar. Other performers
Saturday Eli Young Band, Colt Ford and The Swon Brothers.
afternoon The Swon Brothers took a truck with hay bales out to the general
admission area and sang four songs for their upcoming video. The truck was fully surrounded by fans that
loved their music and the personal attention.
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