Fast Facts

  • Left Oklahoma for Nashville two weeks after his high school graduation to pursue a recording career.
  • Released his debut album, Blake Shelton, in 2001 and had his first hit single with "Austin."
  • Was a judge on the fifth season of Nashville Star; Miranda Lambert came in third place on the show when she appeared as a contestant in 2003.
  • Met wife Miranda Lambert in 2006 when the two sang "You're the Reason God Made Oklahoma" on CMT's 100 Greatest Duets Concert.
  • In 2010, he won Male Vocalist of the Year at the CMA Awards.
  • Inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in 2010.
  • Is an avid hunter and fisherman.

Awards

  • 2015, CMT Music Awards — Collaborative Video of the Year: Nominee
  • 2012, CMT Music Awards — CMT Performance of the Year: Nominee
  • 2012, CMT Music Awards — Video of the Year: Nominee
  • 2013, CMT Music Awards — Male Video of the Year: Winner
  • 2011, CMT Music Awards — Best Web Video of the Year: Winner
  • 2014, CMT Music Awards — Male Video of the Year: Winner
  • 2012, CMT Music Awards — Male Video of the Year: Nominee
  • 2011, CMT Music Awards — Male Video of the Year: Winner
  • 2003, CMT Music Awards — Flameworthy Breakthrough Video of the Year: Nominee
  • 2008, CMT Music Awards — Comedy Video of the Year: Nominee
  • 2014, CMT Music Awards — Video of the Year: Nominee
  • 2010, CMT Music Awards — Collaborative Video of the Year: Winner
  • 2014, CMT Music Awards — Collaborative Video of the Year: Nominee

Relationships

  • Dick Shelton — Father
  • Miranda Lambert — Wife
  • Kaynette Williams — Ex-wife
  • Dorothy Shelton — Mother
  • Richie — Stepbrother
  • Endy — Sister

Details

  • Birth Name: Blake Tollison Shelton
  • Birth Place: Ada, OK
  • Birthday: June 18, 1976, Gemini
  • Profession: Country singer, Songwriter
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