Blake Shelton is feeling heat and fuzzy about a latest vogue alternative by Gwen Stefani‘s son, Apollo. The 9-year-old turned heads at his mother’s Hollywood Stroll of Fame ceremony final month in a blue blazer with darkish denim denims and brown cowboy boots — wanting each bit the curly-haired doppelganger of his stepfather.
“When he got here down that morning, I used to be so pleased and excited,” Shelton instructed ET’s Cassie DiLaura. “He wears, like, athletic sweatpants or shorts on a regular basis, so when he places on the denims and boots it is like, you realize, it simply warms my coronary heart. I imply, it actually does to see him have a little bit little bit of nation aptitude to what he wears.”
Shelton says that Apollo even owns a cowboy hat.
“We bought him a hat,” he shares. “We bought to get him to put on it extra.”
With the household spending loads of time at their Oklahoma compound, Apollo is not the one one to be following in Shelton’s nation footsteps. Stefani’s eldest son Kingston, 17, just lately made his reside music debut at Shelton’s restaurant-bar, Ole Purple, in Tishomingo, Oklahoma. Music clearly runs within the household’s blood, as Stefani shares Kingston, Apollo and 15-year-old Zuma together with her rocker ex, Gavin Rossdale.
“That is what Ole Purple is all about,” Shelton stated of Kingston’s debut. “To offer these new, growing artists an opportunity to carry out and Kingston is a main instance of that.”
ET was with Shelton as he gears as much as open his sixth — and largest — Ole Purple location in Las Vegas, Nevada, early subsequent 12 months.
“I feel Vegas is an apparent place,” Shelton shared. “I imply, individuals come right here in search of leisure and that is what we concentrate on with Ole Purple, you realize. And the opposite factor that I really feel like, with placing a location right here in Las Vegas, is the nation music voice. I imply, until any person occurs to be coming on the town or there is a residency someplace, there’s not likely like a rustic hangout, you realize what I imply? And now there is a large one right here.”
He continued, “I really feel like nation music is arguably larger and extra mainstream than it is most likely ever been simply because of all totally different sorts of artists and stuff, and streaming, and issues like that. So I simply suppose there’s an enormous viewers on the market which will even be as latest as three and 4 years in the past, earlier than COVID, and folks simply had time to find all these new issues. It is even larger now.”
Shelton teased that he’ll “undoubtedly” be shifting ahead together with his personal residency — however clarifies that there is “nothing official” on the calendar.
“I am simply telling you proper now,” he teased. “I am gonna be on this place on a regular basis. I imply, it is superior, you realize, whether or not we do one thing official and, you realize, have some reveals right here or simply pop in right here once in a while. However when you could have this and you’ve got it in Las Vegas, I imply, you are not retaining me out of right here. I am gonna be right here on a regular basis.”