Blake Tollison Shelton Is an American country singer born on June 18, 1976, in Ada, Oklahoma. He is one of the charming personalities in the country music field, in song writing and television. He is also renowned as a charming judge in an NBC competition show “The Voice”. He is the son of working parents. His father Richard Shelton was a cars salesman, and his mother Dorothy was an owner of a beauty salon.
Blake Shelton Bio: Age, Early Life
He had a great interest in singing since his childhood and by the age of 12, he learned guitar from his uncle. When he was just fifteen years old he gave the debut song that he wrote himself. The 16 years young won his first Denbo Diamond Award. After graduation from High School, he decided to leave his hometown and Nashville to pursue singing as his career.
Blake Shelton Body Measurements
As of now, Blake Shelton is forty four years old. He has 96 kg weight and has an ideal height of 1.96 meters (6’5’’). He has charming blue eyes and brown hair color.
Blake Shelton Music Career
He started a job in a music company after shifting to Nashville. Luckily, after six years of hard work he signed a contract in 2001 and started working with Giant Records. He gave his debut album “Austin” which hit the billboards country charts for more than five weeks as a No. 1 album. “Ol’ Red” & “All Over Me” are some of the famous songs of Shelton that he released in his debut studio album “Blake Shelton 2001” which got the platinum certificate. Then, in 2003 he released his second “Gold” studio album which had songs “Heavy Liftin” and “The Baby”. His third studio album “Blake Shelton’s Barn & Grill” that already been certified as “Platinum” was released in 2004, which had singles of “Goodbye Time”, “Some Beach”, and “Nobody But Me”.
Blake Shelton Acting Career
Apart from a successful singer, Blake has been a judge of a popular television show “The Voice”. He also showed the essence of his performances as an actor in various movies “Тhе Аngrу Віrdѕ” in 2016, “Тhе Rіdісulоuѕ” and “Ріtсh Реrfесt 2”, in 2015 аnd “І’ll Ве Ме” in 2014.
Blake Shelton Achievements And Awards
Nobody can deny the hard work of Blake Shelton. He is a lucky man who has been privileged with many Awards, Achievements and Nominations for his great work as a singer, songwriter, and actor. Some of his famous awards are “Oklahoma Hall of Fame”, “Country Music Association Awards”, “CMT Music Awards”, and much more.
Blake Shelton Dating History And Marriage Details With Kaynette Williams
When we talk about the personal and marriage life of Blake Shelton, it is not much easier as it looks like. Blake had a girlfriend since his school life in Oklahoma named Kaynette Williams. They became very close friends even after graduated from High School. In 2003, they decided to get married after a long romantic relationship. The couple got married on November 17, 2003, with an unglamorous ceremony in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. But unfortunately, their relationship was ended in a horrific divorce just after three years of married life in 2006. Kaynette filed a divorce case on Shelton being “inappropriate marital misconduct”.
Who Is Kaynette Williams?
Apart from the ex-life partner of a country music star, Kaynette belongs to the TV industry. She was born on February 20, 1973, in Oklahoma. Her mother was a private teacher and her father was a news reporter and presenter. She passed her High School from the same school as Blake Shelton. She did her graduation in humanistic and financial matters. Later she became a great singer and impressed her fans with her beautiful voice. But after her divorce, she has not much seen in the entertainment industry.
We know that it is very difficult for anyone to move on after a long relationship and to forget someone with whom we love and live. But life never stops, time heals everything. The same is the case with Blake Shelton and Kaynette. They both belong to same field so it was very difficult for them. But, both moved on. Kaynette left Tennessee and returned to Oklahoma. After some time, she started dating Cody Joe Scheck, a rodeo-champion. According to TVShowStars.com, the couple got married and Kaynette is working as an elementary school teacher while Schech is holding a world record for steer roping.
While on the other side Blake found another girlfriend from his music field Miranda Lambert. Blake Shelton proposed Miranda in 2006. They got engaged in May, 2010 after a whirlwind romance. The blossoming couple married in 2011, in Texas. But after four years of dating and five years of a happy and romantic married life, they announced that they were splitting and divorced in 2015.
Blake Shelton Net Worth
He is not only a country’s favorite singer, but he is considered one of the highest paid TV personalities. As of now, Blake Shelton has a net worth of $90 Million. Much of his earnings are from TV shows that he earned $4 million from the single episode of the show. The net worth of Kaynette Williams is estimated to be $1 million.