Blake Shelton has been on the road and sharing the stage with some of his Friends and Heroes this year. He jokes often, but today he was serious when he spread the news of one of his all time heroes deaths.
There are many reasons why Merle Haggard will always be a legend. One big reason in particular is the impact that he had on the others in the genre. The entire country world is grieving the loss of "The Hag" today. Now, they've taken to twitter to express their grief of his passing.