October 4, 2013 5:27 AM

Blake Shelton parlays his TV persona into rowdy arena stardom

By trade, Blake Shelton is a country music singer, but Shelton’s big break came in 2011, when he was enrolled as a judge on the reality-TV talent show “The Voice.” Thursday night, Shelton headlined a show at the Sprint Center and he came close to filling the place, which seemed to surprise even him.

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