55. He used to be a beauty pageant star
Blake Shelton in so often in the public eye that it’s impossible for him to have too many secrets. Even so, we managed to find some gems about him that his fans will be happy to know.
This story resurfaced in light of him being named People Magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive. In an interview he gave to Live! With Kelly & Ryan, Shelton admitted that his mother used to enter him in pageants. He said that he hated it so much that he almost didn’t become a singer. Much of his hatred was about the fact that the other boys would beat him up for it–or he’d get mad and try and beat them up.