"I had no idea by coming to work on a fun music show they would find the loves of their life, and the light exploded and they are happier than you can imagine," he added.Blake Tollison Shelton was the son of a used car dealer named Richard and beauty salon owner named Dorothy.
Blake followed her advice right after graduating from high school, but he did not realize how quickly fame came to him.
His first job in the town may be painting Mae's house wall, but he signed to Giant Records not long after that.
After all, anyone with a cursory knowledge of the celebrity world knows “the past year” is referring to his divorce: He and Miranda Lambert — the Nashville golden couple who raked in huge music sales and award show trophies — split last July after four years of marriage.
The break-up was a shock to many, but even more surprising were the cozy pictures a few months later of Shelton and Gwen Stefani, the No Doubt singer and his co-star on NBC’s singing competition “The Voice.” [Blake Shelton’s first post-Miranda Lambert divorce song is here — and it’s not subtle] Shelton and Stefani have been a celebrity gossip magnet ever since, whether they’re kissing in flirty videos or “caught” Face Timing by the paparazzi.
In order to unravel the story better, here’s the low down on Blake Shelton’s wives.
Twice married, twice divorced and currently in a serious relationship, the country singer undoubtedly has an elastic heart.At the age of 17, Blake met songwriter Mae Boren Axton who was so impressed of his talent.She recommended him to move to Nashville, Tennessee.(Stefani split from her ex-husband, Gavin Rossdale, a month after Shelton and Lambert parted ways.) After a couple cutesy performances of the song so far on “The Voice” and at the i Heart Media event, the couple is scheduled to perform it again at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday. A few weeks later, minutes before the Country Music Association Awards (where Shelton and Lambert were both in attendance), Shelton’s publicist released a statement saying that he and Stefani were officially dating.The song, which Shelton swears is true to life, covers the careful steps of starting a new relationship. The rest is history — and now, people can finally try to fill in the gaps themselves with these songs.Shelton makes no secret of his disdain for the tabloids and claims to dislike the attention.