“I’m sick of L.A. guys,” Stefani says over the telephone when Adam Levine, a former coach on “The Voice,” asks what sort of individual she’s involved in courting. “I want someone completely different, maybe from another country. And someone cultured and sensitive and who’s not threatened by a strong, confident woman.”
However as a result of the community isn’t that nice, that is what Levine truly hears: “I’m sick of L.A. guys. I want someone completely country, uncultured and threatened by a strong, confident woman.”
Enter Blake Shelton.
The advert performs effectively into Shelton and Levine’s friendship — for years on “The Voice,” the musicians had been frenemies of kinds, making a behavior out of playfully selecting on one another throughout every episode, the Deseret Information beforehand reported.
As “The Voice” heads into its 20th season, Shelton is the one remaining authentic coach. Stefani — who bought her first win on the present this previous December — initially joined the truth singing competitors as a coach in 2015 and has been a coach on-and-off for 5 seasons, in line with the Deseret Information.
Stefani not too long ago opened up about her relationship with Shelton. The 2 bought engaged in October 2020, and Stefani stated it occurred “right on time,” the Deseret Information reported.
“I feel just so excited that I have someone in my life that now I have a chance at like, happiness, you know what I mean?” the 51-year-old singer stated throughout an interview final month with the “Today” present. “For a long time to come. It’s just a blessing, the whole thing, and it is a miracle.”
Stefani added that there “was a lot of healing to do” when she first met Shelton, as the 2 had each not too long ago gone by means of divorces.
”I feel there was quite a bit to think about when you’ve so many individuals concerned,” she advised the “Today” present. “Children, and their hearts, and everybody in my family (and) his family, we all went through a lot together.”
The singer has additionally stated she doesn’t need her marriage ceremony to Shelton to “be a COVID situation,” in line with the Deseret Information.
“Like, I would rather not have masks and that kind of thing,” Stefani advised Ryan Seacrest throughout an interview in December, the Deseret Information reported. “Even when you cut it down to just family, it’s still too many people for COVID. So we’re sort of going to see what happens in the next few months.”
Just a few months in the past, “The Voice” introduced that Nick Jonas can be taking Stefani’s place for the upcoming 20th season, which premieres March 1.
Shelton, Kelly Clarkson and John Legend will all be returning to the present. Artists Brandy, Dan and Shay, Luis Fonsi and Darren Criss would be the superstar mentors for the season, the Deseret Information reported.