Blake Shelton (born June 18, 1976) is an American Singer, Songwriter, and Television Personality from Ada, Oklahoma. He became famous after the release of his debut single “Austin“. Furthermore, the 42-year-old singer’s debut song also reached No. 1 position on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart in 2001.
Later, Blake released his self-titled debut studio album in the same year. Moreover, his album ranked at number 3 on the U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums. The singer also remained a judge on the TV shows like “Nashville Star”, “Clash of the Choirs”, and “The Voice”. His real birth name is Blake Tollison Shelton.
Shelton also played a voice role in “The Angry Birds Movie” (popular animated film) in 2016. In addition, his second studio album “The Dreamer” was released in 2003. The album contained a lead single track “The Baby” was a huge hit.
In 2004, the Voice judge released his 3rd album titled “Blake Shelton’s Barn & Grill“. Later, his next albums “Pure BS’ (2007) and “Startin Fires (2008)” were not very successful. The singer released ten studio albums till date.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The singer was born on June 18, 1976, in Ada, Oklahoma, United States. Therefore, the age of Blake Shelton is Forty-two (42) years old, as of 2018. His mother “Dorothy” remained a beauty salon owner. Blake’s father “Richard Shelton” worked as a car salesman.
Furthermore, the singer also has two siblings. He has a sister named Endy Shelton and a brother Richie Shelton. Shelton attended Ada High School and graduated in 1994. At the age of 12, the singer learned to play the guitar from his uncle. In fact, Blake wrote his first song when he was 15-year-old.
Personal Affairs, Spouse & Girlfriend
The 42-year-old singer was in a relationship with his girlfriend “Kaynette Williams” for a very long time. Later, the couple married each other in 2003. However, they ended their marriage with a divorce after three years.
He tied the knot with his second wife Miranda Lambert (American Singer) in 2011. The former couple also split in 2015. Later, in November 2015, Shelton started dating Gwen Stefani (American singer, actress, and TV personality).
|Full Birth Name||Blake Tollison Shelton.|
|Working As||1. Singer.
3. Television Personality.
|Age||Forty-two (42) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||June 18, 1976.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Ada, Oklahoma, United States.|
|Citizenship||The United States.|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Gemini.|
|Current Residence||California, United States.|
|Famous For||1. His role as a judge on the TV shows "Nashvile Star", "Clash of the Choirs", and "The Voice".
2. Being one of the most successful singers in contemporary America.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 5".
Centimeters: 196 cm.
Meters: 1.96 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 96 Kg.
Pounds: 211 lbs.
|Biceps Size||14.5 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||42-32-37.|
|Shoe Size (US)||12.|
|Parents||Father: Richard Shelton.
|Siblings||Sister: Endy Shelton.
Brother: Richie Shelton.
|Blake Shelton Girlfriend & Relationship|
|Dating History?||1. Miranda Lambert (ex-wife).
2. Kaynette Williams (ex-wife).
|School||Ada High School.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Matt Damon.
Actress: Alexandra Daddario.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Listening to music, Playing Video games and Traveling.
|Favorite Dishes||Italian Food.|
|Net Asset||Approx. $60 million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Blake Shelton
- The singer is nominated for 99 awards in his career.
- In fact, he has won 84 out of them.
- Furthermore, Blake won 8 American Country Awards, 5 Academy of Country Music Awards, 22 American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Awards, and 23 BMI Country awards in his amazing career till date.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Blake Shelton is $60 million US Dollar.
- His recent tenth “If I am Honest” was one of his most successful works. It was released in May 2016.
- Moreover, Shelton’s ninth album “Bringing Back the Sunshine” released in September 2014.
- The singles songs like “Neon Light”, “Lonely Night”, and “Sangria” also topped at the first position on the US Billboard 200.
- The 42-year-old singer’s eighth album “Based on a True Story” (March 2013) was also one of his major works.
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- In fact, it became the ninth-best-selling album of the year in the US.
- “Cheers, It’s Christmas” Shelton’s seventh studio album, remained his most important work.
- It released in October 2012 and reached an 8th position on the US Billboard 200.
- It included singles like “Jingle Bell Rock”, “White Christmas”, “Blue Christmas” etc.
- Blake is quite tall. His height is around 6 Feet 5 Inches (196 centimeters).