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Blake Shelton is Getting a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame! What You Need to Know
The Voice Coach will receive the 2,755th star on the coveted L.A. landmark.
“Blake Shelton is one of the music and television world’s most popular entertainers," Hollywood Walk of Fame producer, Ana Martinez, said in a statement. "He keeps The Voice audiences in stitches with his witty banter, and he has captured many fan’s hearts with his soulful country voice. To think that he began his career at the age of 17 is amazing. We are proud to have him join the Hollywood Walk of Fame."
Shelton has earned his spot on the coveted Walk of Fame in the Recording category for his outstanding achievements in the music industry. His name will mark the the 2,755th star on the famed LA. landmark.
To recap: the Coach has crafted 28 #1 country singles, garnered over 11 billion streams, and sold over 13 million albums and 52 million singles. Shelton has secured 11 CMT awards, recently taking the CMT stage to perform a rousing set of his nominated single, "No Body" at the 2023 awards ceremony.
Considering many of those accomplishments took place while he was charming the crowds as a Coach on The Voice, Shelton's a truly legendary performer and has led nine dedicated Artists to victory as members of Team Blake. This includes Season 22's Bryce Leatherwood, so his absence from the NBC competition will be sorely felt seeing as Season 23 is his final season of The Voice.
So what's a more fitting send-off than his name immortalized for all aspiring entertainers to see? Find everything to know about Shelton's highly-anticipated Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony, below.
When will Blake Shelton be inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame?
Shelton's Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony will be on Friday, May 12, at 11:30 AM PT on the landmark Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles, CA. The "Come Back as a Country Boy" singer is heading to the West Coast for the special occasion!
Who is speaking at Blake Shelton's Hollywood Walk of Fame induction?
Shelton's longtime best friend and Host of The Voice, Carson Daly, is a guest speaker for the event alongside emcee and fellow Walk of Fame member Ellen K. Daly won't be hyping up his homeboy alone, either. Shelton's wife and former Voice Coach, "Hollaback Girl" singer Gwen Stefani, will also be sharing some endearing sentiments about Shelton, and it's bound to be a heartwarming affair.
Where can I watch Blake Shelton's induction into the Hollywood Walk of Fame?
For those who don't live in the L.A. area, fret not; you can tune in from afar! Shelton's Walk of Fame induction will be streamed live exclusively at walkoffame.com so you can catch all the juicy details.