Blake Shelton Says He and Gwen Stefani Are "Extremely Excited" About Engagement

Blake Shelton took to Twitter to open up about his engagement to Gwen Stefani. Scroll on to see his sweet message.

By Mona Thomas Oct 28, 2020 2:30 PMTags
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Fans everywhere are cheering for Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton

The internet has been buzzing about the couple's engagement and as expected, so are they. On Tuesday, Oct. 27, author and pastor Rick Warren tweeted a celebratory, "Congratulations @gwenstefani and @blakeshelton. I'm happy for you both!" to which Blake retweeted and added, "Thank you sir. We are extremely excited!" 

Earlier in the day, the news broke that, after nearly five years of dating, the two award-winning singers are engaged.

"@blakeshelton yes please! [ring emoji][prayer hand emoji] gx," Gwen wrote on Instagram. Her Voice co-star captioned his own post, "Hey @gwenstefani thanks for saving my 2020... And the rest of my life.. I love you. I heard a YES!"

The engagement photo pictured the pair lip-locked while the 51-year-old "Rich Girl" singer flashed her ring towards the camera. Though few details have been revealed about the ring or proposal—outside of Blake's rep confirming the engagement happened in Oklahoma—Olivia Landau, CEO and Founder of The Clear Cut told E! News that the ring "looks like a HUGE round brilliant."

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"The diamond takes up her entire finger, so I am guessing anywhere from 5-7ct+," Olivia explained. "Well into the hundreds of thousands of dollars." 

Shannon Delany-Ron, director of communications at, added additional expertise, noting, "Gwen's ring looks to be white gold or platinum with a center stone approximately 6-8 carats."


Gwen shares three sons—Kingston, 14, Zuma, 12, and Apollo, 6—with ex-husband Gavin Rossdale. Prior to his relationship with Gwen, Blake, 44, was previously married to Miranda LambertThe duo divorced in 2015.