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Scotty McCreery

Scotty McCreery Defends SeaWorld Gig: ‘There’s Two Sides to Every Story’

“I’ve done my research,” McCreery said, “and I feel like it’s a fine decision to go out there and play SeaWorld.”

02/26/2014

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Alan Jackson & Kid Rock to Headline SeaWorld Concerts, Despite ‘Blackfish’ Controversy

Alan Jackson and Kid Rock will headline two SeaWorld concerts this weekend after nine other performers dropped out in response to the documentary ‘Blackfish.’

01/31/2014

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SeaWorld Responds to Criticism & Artist Cancellations with Newspaper Ads

Many of the criticisms against the park and its treatment of animals stem from the recently released documentary Blackfish. The film follows the life in captivity of an orca (a.k.a. ‘killer whale’) named Tilikum that attacked and killed his trainer (Dawn Brancheau) and two others in three separate instances.

12/23/2013

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