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Blake Shelton Basic Information
|Stage Name:||Blake Shelton|
|Real Name:||Blake Tollison Shelton|
|Occupation:||Singer, Television Personality|
|Date Of Birth/Age:||June 18, 1976 (47) Years Old|
|Place of Birth:||Ada, Oklahoma, U.S.|
|Education:||Ada Highschool, Oklahoma|
Blake Shelton Biography
Blake Tollison Shelton, born June 18, 1976, is a country music artist and television personality from the United States. He made his breakthrough with the track “Austin” in 2001. “Austin,” the lead single off his self-titled debut album, spent five weeks at the top of the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. His second and third albums, The Dreamer in 2003 and Blake Shelton’s Barn & Grill in 2004, have gone gold and platinum, respectively.
He has received nine Grammy Award nominations over his career, including two for Best Country Album. Shelton has served as a judge on the NBC singing competitions Nashville Star and Clash of the Choirs, as well as a coach on The Voice, from 2011 till date.
Shelton is one of the most popular country musicians right now, and as of 2017, he had sold more than 30 million singles and over 10 million albums globally, generating a total of 1.7 billion streams. Shelton has made a significant economic contribution to the country music sector as well.
Blake Tollison Shelton was born in Ada, Oklahoma, to beauty salon owner Dorothy Ann (née Bristol) and car salesman Richard Lee “Dick” Shelton (1940-2012). Dick, Shelton’s father, died on January 17, 2012, in Oklahoma, after a period of health issues. Both parents appear to be supportive of their son’s career, however there isn’t much information about them.
Richie and Endy Shelton are Blake’s siblings. Richie Shelton, Blake’s 14-year-old brother, was unfortunately killed in a car accident in 1990.
Blake Shelton has no biological children of his own. He did, however, become a stepfather to his wife’s three sons, Kingston, Zuma, and Apollo, whom she shares with her ex-husband, Gavin Rossdale.
Gwen Renée Stefani is an American singer-songwriter who was born on October 3, 1969. She is a No Doubt co-founder, lead vocalist, and major songwriter. Stefani has three Grammy Awards to her name. She has won an American Music Award, a Brit Award, a World Music Award, and two Billboard Music Awards as a solo artist. She launched her apparel business L.A.M.B. in 2003 and expanded her collection with the 2005 Harajuku Lovers line, which was inspired by Japanese culture and fashion.
Blake has been a Voice coach since 2011. During the early seasons, he was paid $4 million every cycle. His current season payment is $13 million. His total net worth throughout the course of his career, including his earnings on The Voice, is $120 million. Shelton is also a partner in Ole Red, a small network of restaurants and entertainment complexes owned by Ryman Hospitality Properties (the owners of the Grand Ole Opry).
Shelton apparently has a stunning Jeep Wrangler, a Range Rover, a Ford Pickup truck, a Dodge Challenger, and a few other vehicles.
Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton are parenting Gwen’s three children, Kingston, Zuma, and Apollo, between their homes in Los Angeles and their ranch in Oklahoma, and the former is a colorful world. According to Dirt, the magnificent three-story property in the Encino neighborhood of San Fernando Valley boasts 13,000 square feet of living area and was purchased for a cool $13 million.
Blake Shelton has appeared in several films, including The Angry Birds Movie, UglyDolls, and Blake Shelton Live: It’s All About Tonight. Blake also executive produced his first Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Christmas film, Time for Me to Come Home for Christmas, in 2018.
Since then, he has also produced Time for You to Come Home for Christmas in 2019 and Time for Us to Come Home for Christmas, his third film in the sequel. Lacey Chabert and Stephen Huszar feature in the film.