Yes, you read that headline right. After five years of dating, Blake Shelton finally proposed to Gwen Stefani over the weekend and of course she said yes! This is what Shefani fans have been waiting for since the pair first took their relationship public in 2015.
Blake Shelton And Gwen Stefani Announced Their Engagement
Gwen showed off the ring on Instagram in a sweet smooching snap. The pair wore matching baseball caps as they posed together to announce the news of their engagement. She simply captioned the post “yes please” and tagged her new fiance. The simple ring glimmered in the light with a sparkling diamond. The comments section is filled with sheer happiness and well wishes for the couple. Blake reposted the same image on his Instagram account with the caption “Hey @gwenstefani thanks for saving my 2020… And the rest of my life.. I love you. I heard a YES!” Um does it get more adorable than this?
The pair recently purchased a $13.2 million love nest together in Encino, California. This came after they quarantined together for months at Blake’s ranch in Oklahoma with several of their family members. Engagement rumors have been swirling for years for the couple who initially met on The Voice. Now coaching together for season 19, we cannot wait to see how the pair talk about their engagement in front of the cameras.
If you want to know all of the details about how Blake and Gwen fell in love, check out the What’s Hot Video below. We take a deep dive into everything from how the pair bonded over similar situations with divorce and how they have supported one another music careers.
“When I was going through my divorce and just, you know, hit rock bottom … it’s a miracle that I met somebody that was going through the same exact thing that I was at the same exact moment in time,” Blake told Willie Geist on Sunday Today about falling in love with Gwen. She definitely saved his life and he has always spoken publicly about that.
Engagement Rumors Have Been Swirling For Years
Blake and Gwen have also developed a relationship when it comes to music, producing to smash country hits, “Nobody But You” and “Happy Anywhere.” Blake has helped Gwen get her first chart topping country hit and Gwen has definitely helped Blake just become a big softy when it comes to being a second father figure to her three sons.
“You know what, I love weddings. The kids love him, we love him, everybody loves him,” Gwen told Ellen DeGeneres back in 2018 when addressing engagement rumors. It seems like almost every interview the two did, an engagement was always something that was talked about but they always managed to dance around it.
Major congratulations to Blake and Gwen, our favorite celebrity couple. We cannot wait to see their country chic wedding in the future.