Blake Shelton, Reba McEntire Raise $500,000 for Tornado Victims

Celebrity News May. 27, 2011 AT 7:44PM
Blake Shelton, Reba McEntire Raise $500,000 for Tornado Victims Credit: Kevin Winter/ACMA2011/Getty Images

Hearts of gold!

Country superstars Blake Shelton and Reba McEntire raised $500,000 for victims of recent tornados in Oklahoma.

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Shelton, a musician coach of NBC's The Voice, teamed up with McEntire, his adviser on the competition series, for two relief concerts May 25 and 26 in Durant, Oklahoma. Kelly Clarkson even made a surprise appearance at the May 26 relief show.

The duo -- both Oklahoma natives -- donated all proceeds to the Tushka Disaster Relief fund.

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Shelton, 34, who tied the knot to Miranda Lambert May 14, told Us Weekly: "Oklahoma defines who I am… I knew I had to do something. This place is my home and these people are family to us."

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Those wanting to help can donate $10 by texting "OKGIVE" to 27722.

 

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