Blake Tollison Shelton is an American country music singer and TV host who was born on June 18, 1976. In 2001, he put out his first single, “Austin.” It was number one on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart for five weeks.
Gwen Renée Stefani is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, fashion designer, and actress. She was born on October 3, 1969. She helped start the band No Doubt and is its lead singer and main songwriter.
Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani met in 2014 when they were both judges on NBC’s The Voice. After getting divorced around the same time, they started dating in 2015. During their time together, the two singers have put out a number of duets, including “Nobody Like You,” which topped the country charts, and “Happy Anywhere,” which just came out.
Blake proposed to Gwen in Oklahoma just a few days before they announced their engagement on October 27, 2020. Blake and Gwen got married in a small ceremony at his Oklahoma ranch on July 3, 2021. This year i.e. 2023, the pair celebrated their second anniversary. Here in this post, we’ll take a look into their relationship.
Gwen Stefani And Blake Shelton: Celebrating Two Years of Marriage In 2023
On July 3, 2023, Stefani celebrated her second wedding anniversary with Shelton, and she expressed her joy by creating a video montage on her Instagram. This montage featured a collection of photos and videos capturing special moments from the couple’s journey over the years.
Set to Stefani’s own song, “True Babe,” the video included heartwarming scenes of the couple sharing a kiss on their wedding day, walking into the Grand Ole Opry, and various family photos.
On the other hand, Shelton also marked this significant milestone by sharing a photo on his Instagram account. The photo depicted the couple on their wedding day, sharing a kiss in front of their wedding cake. In the caption, he sweetly conveyed his feelings, saying, “Happy anniversary @gwenstefani!!!! Every day has been the best day since I met you.”
A Brief Look Into Blake And Gwen’s Relationship
Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton’s initial meeting took place on the set of The Voice in 2014. At that time, Gwen was still married to Gavin Rossdale, the lead singer of the band Bush, while Blake was married to the renowned country music artist Miranda Lambert.
As time passed, the two developed a close friendship that eventually evolved into a deeper connection. Shortly after they first crossed paths, Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton learned that they were both navigating challenging divorces. In a 2022 interview on The Good Dish, Shelton shared that they had “found each other at a very low point” in their lives and had started to lean on each other for support.
Following months of working together as coaches on The Voice, Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton are said to have started dating in the latter part of 2015.
While the COVID-19 pandemic and quarantine led to the end of various high-profile relationships, it had the opposite effect on Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton. Their love story seemed to flourish during the time they spent sheltering in place. Surprisingly, they got engaged in October 2020, at a time when many people were still confined to their homes.
Following five years of dating and an eight-month engagement, Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton exchanged their vows on July 3, 2021. They had a private wedding ceremony at Blake’s ranch in Oklahoma, surrounded by close friends and family.
Both Blake And Gwen Were Already Married, Before Meeting Each Other
Blake and Miranda Lambert, two big names in country music, said they were getting a divorce in July 2015. They had been married for four years. In a statement, they said, “We are real people who have real lives, families, friends, and jobs. So, we ask that this very personal matter be kept quiet and treated with kindness.”
After 13 years together, Gwen and her husband at the time, Gavin Rossdale, announced the end of their marriage the next month. During their marriage, Kingston, Apollo, and Zuma were born to the couple. The couple also put out a statement that said, “Although we have decided that we will no longer be married partners, we will continue to raise our three sons together in a happy and healthy environment.”