Blake Tollison Shelton is an American country music singer and television personality.
In 2001, he made his debut with the single "Austin". The lead-off single from his self-titled debut album, "Austin" spent five weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.
The now Platinum-certified debut album also produced two more top 20 entries ("All Over Me" and "Ol' Red").
Shelton is also known for his role as a judge on the televised singing competitions Nashville Star, Clash of the Choirs, and as a coach on NBC's The Voice.
He has been on The Voice since its inception, and, so far, in eight of twenty-one seasons (2–4, 7, 11, 13, 18, 20), a member of his team has won.
Blake Tollison Shelton was born in Ada, Oklahoma, to Dorothy Ann , a beauty salon owner, and Richard Lee "Dick" Shelton, a car salesman.