Blake Shelton is an American country music singer and television personality. He made his debut entry into the music industry in 2001. He has since into one of the most successful and influential country musicians since 2001. He has won for himself 89 awards with 104 nominations, including the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in 2014 and the induction into the Grand Ole Opry in 2010.
Blake Shelton was conceived on June 18, 1976, in Oklahoma. Shelton at the age of 12 was trained by his uncle on how to play the guitar. At the age of 15, he had already written his first song and obtained a Denbo Diamond prize by age 16. After graduating from school, he relocated to Nashville where he landed a job at a song publishing company. In 1997, he had a deal with Sony Music with the aid of American country singer Bobby Braddock.
Shelton Blake Net worth
American country music singer, Blake Shelton’s net worth as 18th May 2021 of is approximately $100 million. He is one of the richest and most influential country music artists. Shelton Blake has sold more than 10 million singles worldwide. He has also generated more than 2 billion streams globally. Blake earned $31.5 million in 2017, $28 million in 2018, and $45 million between June 2019 and June 2020. Blake Personal Life
Blake tied the knot with Kaynette Gern from 2003 to 2006. Blake married Miranda Lambert in May 2011 after dating for over 4 years. They announced their divorce in July 2015. Blake began dating Gwen Stefani (his voice co-star). They split their time between Shelton’s ranch home in Oklahoma and a house they purchased together in Los Angeles.
Blake Shelton owns many properties around the United States. He owns “Ten Points Ranch” in Texas. He owns a 1,200-acre estate that features a Hawaiian-style mansion.
Blake Shelton Achievements
Blake Shelton has garnered many positive reviews from both his music colleagues and fans as well. Blake has received ten Country Music Association Awards and nine CMT Music Awards. He has also won 8 American Country Awards, five Academy Music Awards, two American Music Awards, Nine CMT Music Awards, and other awards not listed here. Blake has been nominated for eight Grammy Awards and also received the NATPE Reality.
Shelton was made a member of the Grand Ole Opry in 2010 and was inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in 2014. He was on the cover of People Magazine as the Sexiest Man Alive, becoming the first country artist to be featured on the infamous cover.
As part of his philanthropic lifestyle, Shelton Blake donated $20,000 to the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation in 2013. He donated $600,000 to the Jimmy Everest Center at the University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine for children with blood cancer and blood disorders in 2016.
Blake donated $150,000 to “Give from Home Day” fundraiser in April 2020, the funds raised to help feed the hungry families during the pandemic. He also donated a part of his merchandise sales to the COVID 19 relief fund in March 2020.
So far, Blake has grossed at least over $190 million from ticket sales, television salaries, and merchandise