Blake Shelton Net Worth: Blake Shelton is an American country music singer and television personality who has a net worth of $100 million. Blake made his musical debut in 2001. Since then, he has become one of the country’s most popular country musicians and a television personality known for his work as a coach on NBC’s The Voice.
Family Life: Blake Tollison Shelton was born on June 18, 1976 in Ada, Oklahoma. His parents were Dorothy, a beauty salon owner, and Richard Shelton, a used car salesman. He began singing as a child and had learned to play the guitar by the age of 12 with the help of his uncle. At the age of 15, Shelton had written his first song. When he was 16, he received the Oklahoma Denbo Diamond Award. When he was 17, Shelton moved to Nashville to pursue his singing career.
In 2001, after about six years in Nashville, he signed to Giant Records. There were plans to release a single entitled “I Wanna Talk About Me”, but label staff felt it was unsuitable for his first single, and the song was recorded by Toby Keith, who earned it a Number 1 Billboard – made a hit. Blake’s first single, “Austin,” stayed at #1 on the Billboard Hot Country chart for five weeks. Shortly thereafter, Giant Records closed and Shelton was transferred to Warner Bros. Warner Bros. Records. They released Shelton’s self-titled debut album, which received both positive reviews and a platinum certification. In February 2003, Shelton released his second album, The Dreamer. “The Baby”, the lead single, reached #1 on the charts.
Since then he has released other albums: Pure BS (2007), Startin’ Fires (2008), Red River Blue (2011), Cheers It’s Christmas (2012), Based on a True Story ( 2013), Bringing Back the Sunshine (2014), If I’m Honest (2016) and 2017 Texoma Shore and has led nine major tours. Shelton had many #1 singles including “The Baby”, “Some Beach”, “Home”, “She Wouldn’t Be Gone”, “Hillbilly Bone” (featuring Trace Adkins), “All About Tonight”, “Who Are You When I’m Not Looking”, “Honey Bee”, “God Gave Me You”, “Drink On It”, “Over”, “Sure Be Cool If You Did”, “Boys ‘Round Here” (feat. Pistol Annies and Friends), “Mine Would Be You”, “Doin’ What She Likes”, “My Eyes” (with Gwen Sebastian), “Neon Light”, “Lonely Tonight” (with Ashley Monroe), “Sangria”, “Gonna”, “Came Here to Forget”, “A Guy with a Girl” and “Every Every Time I Hear That Song”.
To date, he has sold more than 10 million albums and 35 million singles worldwide. To date, his songs have generated billions of digital streams.
Personality: Blake has been a coach on the NBC music competition show The Voice since 2011. In the early seasons, he earned a salary of $4 million per cycle. His current salary per cycle is $13 million.
Along with NBC, Shelton put together the project “Healing in the Heartland: Benefit Concert,” which took place on May 29, 2013 to raise money for victims of the May 20, 2013 Oklahoma tornado.
Personality: Shelton has received many positive reviews from musicians, critics, and fans throughout his career. Rolling Stone called him “one of the biggest stars in country music of the last decade”. Shelton was named a member of the Grand Ole Opry in 2010 and inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in 2014. Blake has received ten Country Music Association Awards, five Academy of Country Music Awards and nine CMT Music Awards. He has also won eight American Country Awards, five People’s Choice Awards, two American Music Awards and a Billboard Music Award. For his outstanding achievements in country music and television, Shelton received the Academy of Country Music’s prestigious Gene Weed Special Achievement Award. He has been nominated for eight Grammy Awards and also received the NATPE Reality Breakthrough Award for his work on The Voice. In November 2017, Shelton graced the cover of People Magazine as the “Sexiest Man Alive,” becoming the first country artist to appear on the infamous cover.
Real Estate: Blake Shelton owns a number of properties in the United States. In Texas he owns a huge estate called “Ten Points Ranch”. In Oklahoma, he owns a 1,200-acre estate with a Hawaiian-style mansion.
Personal Life: Blake was married to Kaynette Gern from 2003 to 2006. After a 4-year relationship, Blake married singer Miranda Lambert in 2010 and May 2011. In July 2015, they announced their divorce. In September 2015, Blake began dating his Voice co-star. They spend their time at Shelton’s ranch in Oklahoma and in a house they bought together in Los Angeles.
Shelton has been touched by a personal tragedy in his life. His brother Richie died in 1990 as a result of a car accident. Shelton’s father, Dick, died in January 2012 at the age of 71 after his health deteriorated.
Shelton is a philanthropist who donated $20,000 to the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation in October 2013. In 2016, he donated $600,000 to the Jimmy Everest Center at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine for children with blood cancers and blood disorders. Shelton has also donated and raised funds for his hometown of Tishomingo, Oklahoma. In March 2020, Shelton donated a portion of its merchandise sales to the MusiCares COVID-19 relief fund. Blake donated $150,000 to the April 2020 Give from Home Day fundraiser, which raised funds to help starving families during the pandemic.
Personal Career: He is consistently one of the highest paid entertainment personalities in the world, making upwards of $20 million to $40 million in any given year. For example, Blake earned $31.5 million in 2017, $28 million in 2018, and $45 million between June 2019 and June 2020.
According to our tracking, Blake has earned at least $180 million from ticket sales, television wages, and merchandise since we began tracking his net worth in 2011.
He earns $1 million per concert.
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|Salary:||$13 million per cycle|
|Birth date:||Jun 18, 1976 (44 years old)|
|Height:||6ft 5in (1.96m)|
|Job:||Singer, Musician, Voice Coach, Songwriter, Composer, Record Producer, Author, Musical Artist, TV Personality, Actor|
|Nationality:||United States of America|