Blake Shelton, one of the recognisable faces of American country music singers and also a songwriter and television personality. Well-known for his most famous debut single ‘Austin’ that peaked at no. 1 on Billboard Hot Country chart for more than 5 weeks in 2001. His self-titled studio album was released in the same year, which went on to reach at no. 3 on the US Billboard Top Country music chart. Shelton has released a number of singles and studio albums since 2001. The contemporary star is also famous for his role as a judge on the TV shows ‘Nashvile Star,’ ‘Clash of the Choirs,’ and ‘The Voice,’ which are popular singing competitions. In 2016, he played a voice role in the popular animated film ‘The Angry Birds Movie’.
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Blake Tollison Shelton
American country singer, Songwriter, TV personality
Giant, Warner Bros. Nashville, Reprise Nashville
Birthday / Date of Birth
Blake was born on 18 June 1976 in Ada, Oklahoma, United States.
He is currently 41 years old.
His educational qualifications are unknown.
His religious beliefs are unknown.
- Father – Richard Shelton (Used Car Dealer) (Died – January 17, 2012)
- Mother – Dorothy Shelton (Beauty Salon Owner)
- Siblings – Richie Shelton (Older Brother) (Died in November 1990), Endy Shelton (Older Sister)
- Miranda Lambert (m. 2011–2015)
- Kaynette Williams (m. 2003–2006)
Blake Shelton dated –
Gwen Stefani (2015-Present)
- In feet – 6 feet 5 icnhes
- In centimeters – 196 cm
- In meters – 1.96 m
- In Kilograms – 96 kg
- In Pounds – 212 lbs
His body measurements are unknown.
Blake dropped his first self-titled album on July 31, 2001 via Giant Nashville. It was certified as Platinum in U.S. and charted at #3 in US Country songs chart. The album consisted of 10 tracks making it a total length of roughly 35 minutes.
He released his first single “Austin” in 2001 which ranked no 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs for five weeks.
Shelton is acclaimed for his singles and albums like ‘Austin’, ‘Blake Shelton’, ‘The Dreamer’ and ‘If I am Honest’.
Blake has not been a cast in any films.
Blake Shelton made his television appearance with the American reality singing show, The Voice in 2011. Since, then he has been associated with the NBC show.
He has been affiliated with several brands Samsung Galaxy Note II, Walmart, J. C. Penney, Nascar and numerous others. He was the face of Pizza Hut’s Barbecue Pies in May 2014.
Blake Shelton Net worth
Blake Shelton has an estimated net worth of US$65 million as of 2017 with annual earnings of US$ 20 million. He owns a fabulous Nashville Mansion worth $6 million that features a swimming pool, a Jacuzzi, a Sauna and Home Office. Shelton has a ranch of 1200 acre located outside of Tishomingo, Oklahoma. The property is valued at US$2.3 million which features many small guest rooms, a luxurious spa, a private dock, and a three-section pool.
Shelton’s fleet of cars includes silver Escalade, Rolls Royce Ghost, black GMC Denali and a shiny red pickup truck.
Blake Shelton Favorites
His favorite things are unknown.
Social Media Portfolio
Lesser Known Facts
He started his music career at a very young age of 12 while he wrote his first song at 15.
As of 2015, his annual income was estimated to be $28.5 million by Forbes.
Shelton has several awards to his credits including five Academy of Country Music Awards, eight American Country Awards, 24 American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Awards, and 24 BMI Country awards, among others.
He is an eight-time Grammy Award nominee.
He was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in 2010, for his many accomplishments in country music, and into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in 2014, attaining the highest honor one can receive from the state.
in 2017, he received the NATPE Reality Breakthrough Award for Best Reality Personality for his role as a judge in The Voice show.