Country music star Blake Shelton has been in the spotlight for about 20 years. But even if you like his music, there’s likely a lot you don’t know about his life. If you’re interested in learning how Blake got to where he is today, check out 42 facts about him.
Blake Tollison Shelton was born on June 18, 1976 to Richard and Dorothy Shelton. His mother owned a beauty salon and his father was a used car salesman.
Together, they raised Blake in his birthplace of Ada, Oklahoma, which is a small town about 90 miles away from Oklahoma City. He has an older sister, Endy. He also had an older brother, Richie, but he passed away after a car crash at the young age of 24.