Blake Shelton “can’t think about life with out” his fiancée Gwen Stefani and Stefani’s three youngsters, he just lately advised KFROG’s The Ride with Kimo & Heather.
In 2020, Shelton popped the question to Stefani, who has three boys, Kingston (15), Zuma (13) and Apollo (7), from her earlier marriage to Gavin Rossdale. Rossdale and Stefani divorced in 2015. Shelton and Stefani have been relationship for 5 years.
Final yr, Stefani and Shelton received a CMT Music Award for Collaborative Video of the Yr for his or her clip “No one However You,” however Shelton says there’s one other position he takes simply as critically as music—his position as stepfather.
Shelton advised the radio station there’s “positively nothing simple” about being a stepparent, and provides that he appears to be like as much as his personal stepfather.
“I don’t know if it’s as laborious or tougher or not as laborious as being an precise, organic father or mother, ?” he says. “I’ve a stepfather in my life who’s one in every of my heroes. I like my stepfather and I look as much as him and he’s like a father to me, so I’ve a great inspiration in my life for the way to do that and the type of stepdad I wish to be. And I take it very severe.”
Nevertheless, anybody conversant in Shelton’s sharp humorousness and easygoing character is aware of he’s having enjoyable with it, too.
“However I even have a blast with it, I’m not gonna lie,” he says. “I don’t take it so severe that I’m not having fun with this time as a result of I actually am, particularly now that we’re 5 years into this factor.”
Shelton just lately launched his new single, “Minimal Wage,” and the video for the track premieres tomorrow (Feb. 12) on CMT.