No, country singer Blake Shelton does not have Cancer. The news about his illness is baseless and unverified.
Blake Shelton is an American country music artist and television personality.
In 2001, Blake made his debut with the album Austin, and the pursuant single spent five weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. Since then, he has released a dozen studio albums.
Blake is widely known for his role as one of the long-time judges on the American singing reality competition The Voice. He has been with the NBC tv series for 22 seasons since its inception in 2011.
He joined the judging panel alongside Adam Levine, Christina Aguilera, and CeeLo Green and is the last original judge on the show. He also met his current wife, Gwen Stefani, while on the show.
Blake Shelton Cancer And Health Update: Is He Sick?
No, Blake Shelton does not have Cancer. He has never officially revealed to have Cancer or any other chronic illnesses.
Rumors and speculations about his health have peaked after he recently announced his departure from The Voice. The last remaining original judge of the singing show shared on his Instagram that he would quit after 12 years. He also thanked the show, fellow judges, singers, and fans for the beautiful experience.
However, he has not explicitly stated the reason for his decision. It is believed that he wishes to focus on other professional and personal projects.
Blake Shelton Friend Toby Keith Has Cancer
In the summer of 2022, Blake Shelton’s friend and fellow country artist Toby Keith was revealed to have Stomach Cancer. He was scheduled to return to headline this year’s Veteran’s Day concert but was forced to cancel his performance after the diagnosis.
As a result, Blake will replace Toby as the headliner at the upcoming concert in Coachella, California, set to take place on November 11.
Toby shared on social media on June 12 that he had spent the last six months receiving chemo, radiation, and surgery. He felt good but needed some time to breathe, recover and relax.
He has been spending more time with his family, and it remains unclear when he will return to the stage. In addition to canceling his headlining performance at the Coachella Crossroads, Toby had to cancel all his upcoming tour dates.
Toby Keith and Blake Shelton are long-time supporters of the United States military.
Blake Shelton Parents And Family Details Explored
Blake Tollison Shelton was born to his parents Dorothy Ann, a beauty salon owner, and Richard Lee Shelton, a car salesman. Richard is sadly no more as he passed away from declining health at 71 in January 2012.
Blake has two siblings: brothers Endy and Richie Shelton. Unfortunately, Richie was killed in a car crash at 24 in November 1990. Blake was 14 at the time.
The 46-year-old Blake is a native of Ada, Oklahoma, and later moved to Nashville, Tennessee, to pursue a singing career. He began singing very early, and his uncle taught him guitar by 12.
Blake is currently married to fellow singer Gwen Stefani. The No Doubt vocalist is also his colleague from The Voice. They started dating in 2015, and Blake once shared that he and Gwen first bonded over their similar situation – ongoing high-profile divorces from another musician.
The two have collaborated on music numerous times since becoming a couple. They announced their engagement after five years of dating and finally wed on July 3, 2021.
Blake has no children of his own but has embraced his role as a stepfather to Gwen’s three sons: Kingston, Zuma, and Apollo.
Blake was previously married to Kaynette Gern (2003 to 2006) and Miranda Lambert (2011 to 2015).