About Blake Shelton
It has been claimed that the overall amount of the current Blake Shelton net worth is as much as 50 million dollars. Blake Shelton has become well known for his career as a singer, but he is also known from TV screens, where he appears as an actor. Therefore, singing and acting have been the main sources of Blake Shelton net worth, as well.
He was born in Oklahoma in 1976. There, he also started singing when he was still growing up. When he was 12 years old, Blake Shelton learnt how to play the guitar. When he was 17 years old, Blake Shelton decided to move to Nashville, where he intended to start his career as a country music singer. However, it happened only six years after that that he finally got a contract signed with Giant Records.
His first single called “Austin” proved to be a major hit. The single stayed in the first position of the Billboard Hot Country chart for five weeks. The sales of the single have also added up to the overall amount of Blake Shelton net worth. In addition, three singles from his first studio album were released. The album itself got a gold certification, thus the sales of it have also increased the total size of Blake Shelton net worth. In 2003, another album of the singer was released, which was called “Dreamer”.
Since that time, six more albums of Blake Shelton were released. In 2004, his third album was released, which was called “Blake Shelton’s Barn & Grill”. Three years later, Blake Shelton released an album called “Pure BS”. In 2008, “Startin’ Fires” was released and in 2011 one more album, called “Red River Blue” was released. In 2012, Blake Shelton released an album called “Cheers It’s Christmas” and one year later, he released “Based on a True Story”. The sales of all of these albums have added up a lot to the total amount of Blake Shelton net worth, as well.
In 2010, Blake Shelton’s name was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry. In addition to his career as a singer, Blake Shelton is also known for his career as a TV show host. As such, he has been hosting the popular singing competition called “The Voice”, where he is joined by Adam Levine and Christina Aguilera. It has been stated that for one season of the show Blake Shelton receives a payment of 6 million dollars, which also adds up to his financial status.