Then, 30 minutes later we're calling each other and acting like it never happened.
"Either way, they toasted their impending nuptials (and calmed those nerves) with Bacardi and Diet Sprite.2011 proved to be a banner year for the couple as well.
Lambert won that Grammy, as well as four ACM Awards and Female Vocalist of the Year, and Shelton was again named Male Vocalist of the Year en route to winning the title for five straight years at the CMA Awards, making them king and queen of the prom. The couple tied the knot at Don Strange Ranch in the bride's home state of Texas in front of more than 500 of their nearest and dearest, including Reba Mc Entire, Dierks Bentley, David and Homer Bellamy, Cee Lo Green, Martina Mc Bride and Charles Kelley."I wanted to be married to Miranda the day I proposed. " Shelton told "I surprised her and flew her down there with a couple friends of ours for three days of absolute crazy fun," Shelton told E! "We got to experience everything: We got drunk, we ate too much, we got seasick one day, we got sunburned, I did a couple shots of salt water that I didn't mean to because the waves were hitting me too hard."And then, bless him, he added, "We did everything you're supposed to do in Mexico, including...
I drank the water and had diarrhea."Which at least made for a natural transition to a question about how much attention he and Lambert received as a couple and how they balanced their private and public lives."I just think it's harder for Miranda and I to pull back," Shelton said.
"Country music is different in that we're very in touch with our fans and there's a closer relationship.
They also had a musical triumph with "Over You," dedicated to Blake's late brother who was killed in a car crash, which they wrote together for Lambert to record.
It won them both Song of the Year honors at the 2013 ACMAs and CMAs.
Once upon a time, Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert were the toast of Tishomingo. I knew better, like, 'this is off-limits.' My parents are private investigators, for God's sake.
The duo were a couple of country music stars, but together they had burst through the confines of genre to become one of the most talked-about celebrity duos anywhere. "Now, if the news and the tweet are related, was he talking about the end of his relationship with Lambert? I've seen this my whole life—affairs, and of all people to know better, I know better than this."The heart wants what it wants, though.
was a smash, their trophy cases continued to get more crowded, Lambert opened a boutique, a bed-and-breakfast and an animal shelter in Tishomingo. But in the meantime, no sooner had their honeymoon tans fade than the rumors started that not all was quite right with the couple, who despite having been together for at least five years before getting married apparently seemed more fragile to inquiring minds after saying "I do." Either someone was jealous or cheating or drinking too much—or pregnant."I just read in a tabloid that our marriage is falling apart!!!
" Shelton tweeted in March 2013 after one of the above. Can't wait to read if we make it or not." later that year.
Blake Shelton." Shelton picked out a big diamond ring and called up her dad to ask for his blessing before he popped the question during a walk through the Tishomingo woods on May 10."That was so Southern and old-school and perfect," Lambert gushed to afterward.