Opposites attract! Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton may look as different as it gets – but they make a perfect match.
The musical duo met while working on The Voice in 2015 and quickly fell in love with each other following their divorces with Gavin Rossdale and Miranda Lambert. After five years together, Shelton finally asked the question in October 2020.
“Hey @gwenstefani thanks for saving my 2020… And the rest of my life… I love you. I heard a YES! the country crooner gushed via Instagram alongside a sweet PDA photo of his proposal.
Stefani, for her part, teased that her answer was obvious. “Yes please! 💍🙏🏻” she captioned her own Instagram post at the time.
Two years earlier, the Oklahoma native revealed that his budding relationship with Stefani had helped him recover from “the bottom of the hole” after his four-year marriage ended.
“It was a miracle that I met someone who was going through the exact same thing as me at the same exact moment,” Shelton said. Willie Geist during an episode of Sunday Today in June 2018. “I think if Gwen and I were being honest about this right now about this, I think deep in our minds we both thought he was was acting as a rebound chord. … But now, here we are three years later, and each passing day feels like a stronger bond between the two of us, and it always feels like we are taking it to the next level.
Stefani separated from Rossdale in August 2015, and the exes share three sons: Kingston, Zuma and Apollo. As the “Hollaback Girl” singer and Shelton crouched down together amid the coronavirus pandemic, an insider told Us Weekly exclusively that Stefani’s children have a soft spot for Shelton.
“These boys really admire Blake,” the source said in August 2020. “He has earned their respect as a father figure. He has gone from being friends to being one of serious parental influence.
Scroll down to pick up on all of Stefani and Shelton’s sweetest moments together.