Blake Tollison Shelton

Blake Tollison Shelton (born June 18, 1976)

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 .

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  (1936–1988), a beauty salon owner, and Richard Lee "Dick" Shelton (1940–2012), a car salesman.