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Blake Shelton Bio, Age, Height, Career, Personal Life, Net Worth & More

Posted By: Ejaz Abbasi | March 9, 2019

Blake Shelton Introduction:

Blake Tollison Shelton was born on 18th June 1976. He is known as an American country singer-songwriter and television celebrity. In the year 2001, he formed his debut with the single titled as “Austin.”

He also made his second and third debut albums that include 2003’s The Dreamer and 2004’s Blake Shelton’s Barn & Grill, which are gold and platinum. His fourth album, is titled as Pure BS released in 2007, was re-launched in the year 2008 along with a cover of Michael Bublé’s pop hit “Home” as one of the bonus debut album tracks. He was also a nominee for an eight-time Grammy Award.

Blake Shelton

Shelton is also recognized for his character as a judge on the televised singing competitions which include Nashville Star, Clash of the Choirs, and The Voice as well. He has performed his appearance on The Voice since its inception, and in six of thirteen seasons (2–4, 7, 11, 13), who was a member of his team has won. From the year 2011 to 2015, Shelton got married to a well-known singer Miranda Lambert.

Blake Shelton Early life

Blake Shelton was born to his parents in Ada, Oklahoma, to Dorothy, who is known as a beauty salon owner, and Richard Shelton, who is known as a used car salesman. Shelton started his singing career when he was at an early age and the age of 12, he was learned as for how to play the guitar. When he was at the age of 15, he had composed his first song. When he was at the age of 16, he had also achieved a Denbo Diamond Award in his home state. After he graduated from high school at the age of 17, he shifted to Nashville, Tennessee to carry on his singing career. There he had a job at a music publishing corporation and, in the year 1997, he was advertised by Bobby Braddock to get a brand contract with Sony Music.

Blake Shelton Music Career

2001–2006: Beginnings

After some year later in Nashville, Blake Shelton also took the contracts from Giant Records in the year 2001. In the year 2001, he was chosen to launch a song labeled as “I Wanna Talk About Me.”

Giant launched and released “Austin” as Shelton’s debut single. After a shorter period, Giant Records was shut down, and Shelton was moved to parent corporation named as Warner Bros. Records. Warner also launched his self-label debut album, which was formed by songwriter Bobby Braddock. It also cast the top 20 hits titled as “All Over Me,” which Shelton composed along with Earl Thomas Conley and Mike Pyle, and “Ol’ Red.”

Shelton released his second album titled as, The Dreamer, was first launched on 4 February 2003, on Warner Bros. Records.  Black Shelton released his third debut album titled as Blake Shelton’s Barn & Grill in the year 2004.

In the year, 2005, different Shelton’s songs, which include like “Nobody but Me,” was found on the TV film titled as The Christmas Blessing, featuring Neil Patrick Harris, Rebecca Gayheart, Angus T. Jones, as well as Rob Lowe. Shelton played a minor character at the end of the film.

2006–2011: Pure BS and Starting Fires

Shelton launched and released his next fourth studio album, titled as  Pure BS, in the year  2007.

Pure BS was re-launched in the year 2008 along with three bonus tracks, which include a cover of Michael Bublé’s hit single titled as “Home.” The cover was launched in early 2008.

Blake Shelton

Shelton released his fifth studio album titled as “She Wouldn’t Be Gone” This album also includes “Bare Skin Rug.” It was cast by Scott Hendricks, About Tonight”. Shelton also launched his first greatest hits album, titled as Loaded: The Best of Blake Shelton and released in November 2010.

He also made another recording of the title track for the remake of Footloose which was released on 14th October 2011. Shelton also performed his appearance on the 44th Annual Country Music Awards on 10th November 2010 where he appeared performing “All About Tonight”.s

In the year 2011, Shelton began to work as a judge/coach to singers on the NBC reality television series labeled as The Voice.

2011–2012:

Blake Shelton also launched his album Red River Blue in 2011, followed by the single, “Honey Bee.”

Shelton appeared in a second season of the show with his finalist Jermaine Paul as being the champion.

In the year 2012, Shelton also launched and released his first Christmas album, titled as Cheers; It’s Christmas.

Blake Shelton was found performing on fellow “Voice” coach Christina Aguilera’s album Lotus on the song titled as “Just a Fool.”

2013–2014: Based on a True Story…

Shortly also on-aired a new single which was titled as “Sure Be Cool If You Did,” which was launched to iTunes in Jan. He released his album’s third single and titled “Mine Would Be You,” which was released to all country radio in the year 2013.

Blake Shelton also achieved the Gene Weed Special Achievement Award for his character. As a coach on The Voice at the 48th Academy of Country Music Awards in the year 2013.

2014–present:

In the year 2014, Shelton declared that his ninth studio album. Which was titled Bringing Back the Sunshine, would be releasing in the year 2014.

Shelton also made a record of a cover of Bob Dylan’s 1974 hit “Forever Young”. For the soundtrack of Max, which was launched in the US on 26th June 2015.

Shelton launched and released his second greatest album on 23 October 2015.

He was found releasing his tenth studio album, titled as If I’m Honest, in May 2016. The album’s first single which was entitled “Came Here to Forget” was respectively launched to country radio on 8 March 2016. In April of the same year, he also released a second single from the album, and labeled “Savior’s Shadow.”

Shelton made a record of another song labeled as “Friends” for the soundtrack of The Angry Birds film. That was launched in the US on 20 May 2016.

In Sep, he was chosen as one of 30 artists to act performance on Forever Country. A mash-up track of Take Me Home, Country Roads. On the Road Again, as well as I Will Always Love You.

Blake Shelton Personal Life

Blake Shelton got married to his longtime girlfriend known as Kaynette Gern on 17 November 2003. LAter on, They separated and divorce in the year 2006.

Blake Shelton

In the year 2005, Shelton had a meeting with a well-known singer Miranda Lambert. At the CMT’s 100 Greatest Duets Concert. Lambert also performed singing background vocals on his cover of Michael Bublé’s song, titled as Home. Shelton sent a proposal to Lambert. Shelton and Lambert got married on 14th May 2011, in Boerne, Texas.

In the year 2015, Shelton and Lambert declared that they are getting divorced. In the year 2015, it was declared that Shelton was seen having the date. With his colleague from The Voice known as, Gwen Stefani.

Blake Shelton Net Worth:

American Tv star and singer Blake Shelton earns the estimated net worth of $300 million approximately. In 2015, his estimated annual income was said to be $28.5 million. He has released many studio albums and appeared performing on the songs. Those are the main reason for his high income.

Conclusion:

Blake Shelton who was born in Ada, Oklahoma is known as an American Tv star and singer. He has married once in his life and divorced once. Singing is his main profession by which he is earning a respectable amount of net worth.

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