They Rule Awards Shows
Shelton and Stefani hit the 2020 Grammy Awards stage to perform their love song “Nobody But You” for the first time.
Shelton took the stage first, singing solo with a guitar in hand. Stefani joined him midway through, walking out in a sheer white ballgown with an embellished Queen of Hearts-motif corset and matching headband.
The couple played up the romance during the performance, facing each other and locking eyes as they sang. At one point, Stefani grabbed Shelton’s hand as they finished singing the love ballad.
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They Shoot Heart-Melting Music Videos Together
Just a few days before their duet performance at the Grammy Awards, the duo released the highly anticipated music video for their song “Nobody But You” on Jan. 21, and fans were not disappointed. The video featured clips of the longtime couple cuddling on a couch with their dog Betty, driving down dirt roads and sharing fries at a diner — all while singing about how they don’t want to live or breathe without each other.
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They Share Holiday Traditions
This year marked Gwen and Blake’s fourth annual getaway to his Oklahoma ranch with their extended families, including her three sons. “We all fly out to Oklahoma, like 30 of us,” Gwen told Entertainment Tonight. “Blake has this bed and breakfast hotel that we all stay at, and it’s just pretty incredible. We have fun, we all cook together, it’s fun.”
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They Top the Charts Together
The talented duo released their third duet on Shelton’s album Fully Loaded: God’s Country on Dec. 13. The track, called “Nobody But You,” is a love song that hit home for Shelton, as it reflects on how a loving relationship can transform your life for the better — something both he and Stefani have openly credited their relationship with doing.
“This was one of those songs where the more I heard it, the more I fell in love with it,” Shelton said in a statement. “It fits my story,” he continued. “I was about to go in and record when I decided that it needed Gwen on it — because it is our song. I think it’s magic.”
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They Always Thank Each Other at Awards Shows
The beloved couple were both honored at the 2019 People’s Choice Awards in November, with Stefani winning the second-ever fashion icon award and Shelton taking home the award for best country artist.
They made sure to give the other a sweet shoutout during their acceptance speeches, with Stefani playfully holding up the award for him to see while saying, “Blake Shelton, look! Icon!” and later adding, “I love you, Blake Shelton, you’re a babe.” During the “God’s Country” singer’s speech, he tested the TV limits and ended his speech with a cheeky nod to his love, saying, “Thanks to Pink because now I know we can cuss on this show and I want to say Gwen Stefani, I love the s— out of you. Thank you.”
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They Love Working Together
Ever since first meeting on The Voice back in 2014, the pair have been very vocal about how much they love working together on the show — and it just keeps getting better, Stefani says. “Every season I’ve worked with Blake has been completely different because I’ve been in different places in my life,” Stefani told PEOPLE in September. “This time’s my favorite because we know each other so well.”
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She Thinks He’s a Great Dad
Stefani appreciates the laughter funnyman Shelton brings into the lives of her three sons — Kingston, Zuma and Apollo — whom she shares with ex-husband Gavin Rossdale. “He is a good dad, actually,” the former No Doubt singer said earlier this year on the Today show. “He’s been helping me out a lot. I literally get to the point where I’m like, ‘You gotta get home — I need help!’ It’s hard. I got three boys.”
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They Share Sweet Birthday Shoutouts
To celebrate his lady’s milestone 50th birthday, the country star gave her a sweet and silly shoutout on Twitter. “Happy Birthday @gwenstefani!!!! I love you so much it’s actually stupid… And possibly illegal in the state of California,” he wrote.
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Their Selfies are Always Cuddly
Shelton snuggled up to his longtime girlfriend during a fun-filled lake trip with family.
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They are Each Other’s Go-To Wedding Dates
The singers got romantic at a friend’s wedding, where they danced the night away and took plenty of couple selfies.
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They Know the Words to Each Other’s Songs
Stefani was seen singing along to Shelton’s hit, “I Lived It”, which he performed at the 2018 ACM Awards.
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They Miss Each Other While On the Road
Though the happy couple can’t always be together in person due to their touring schedules, Stefani sent her love across the miles by posting a sweet selfie of the pair on social media.
“Missing being a girlfriend on tour w this country boy,” she captioned the photo.
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They’re Thankful for One Another
Stefani joined PEOPLE’s former Sexiest Man Alive for a PDA-packed Thanksgiving with friends and family in Oklahoma. “Had the best Thanksgiving,” wrote the songstress on Instagram.
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They Celebrate Each Other’s Awards
“I guess I’ve been kissing the #sexiestmanalive all this time but @people I knew that allready!! @blakeshelton gx,” Stefani tweeted after Shelton was named PEOPLE’s 2017 Sexiest Man Alive. She later added that he’s “perfect” for the job.
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They Hang Out with Their Friends
Like fellow Voice coach Adam Levine.
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They Cheer Each Other Up
And when Gwen says she thinks Blake’s a winner, he believes it — even if he first felt like a “loser” after the Voice finale.
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Blake’s Tight with Gwen’s Kids
The pair joked around with Gwen’s son Apollo in an Instagram snap in July 2017.
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They Spend Important Days Together
… like Shelton’s 41st birthday, which Stefani helped ring in with the help of an armadillo cake. “Celebrating the birth of my #bestie,” she wrote, captioning a pic of the country crooner on his big day.
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They’re Each Other’s Go-To Award Dates
The pair continued making the world swoon with their appearance at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards. “I felt like I was the luckiest guy in the room anyway because Gwen is here with me, so I had a good feeling about [winning],” Shelton said after taking home his top country artist trophy.
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They Give Each Other Public Shout-Outs on the Regular
Looks of love aside, Stefani and Shelton are also prone to gushing. Case in point: the 2017 People’s Choice Awards, which saw the country singer single out his rocker-girlfriend while accepting his award. “Thanks to the hottest date in the room tonight, Gwen Stefani,” he said.
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He Thinks She’s Really Hot
The attraction is … undeniable. “She’s hot,” Shelton said on a recent episode of Ellen, asking DeGeneres, “Have you seen her? I mean look at that.”
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He Seriously Admires Her
“It’s been just an eye opener to be with someone like her,” Shelton also said to DeGeneres. “Believe it or not, I mean, you think Gwen Stefani and No Doubt and she is literally maybe the most normal person that I’ve ever met in my life.”
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THEY PERFORM TOGETHER FOR THE PRESIDENT & MINGLE WITH GUESTS
Shelton and Stefani had the honor of performing at President Obama’s final State Dinner, where they shared a special moment on stage during their duet and mingled with Sandra Lee and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo … and if that doesn’t scream #RelationshipGoals, we don’t know what does.
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THEIR SELFIES CONTINUE TO BE ON POINT
A couple that slays selfies together, stays together. In November, the singers are marking their first anniversary — and they couldn’t be more smitten. “I can’t say anything but I’m so blessed,” Stefani tells PEOPLE. “It’s just crazy how much happened, you know what I mean? So many beautiful memories.”
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THEY’RE RARELY NOT CUDDLING
This sweet backstage pic is yet another piece of evidence that the couple can’t keep their hands to themselves. They make their love fest very public, too — at one of Shelton’s recent tour stops, the country singer invited Stefani on stage for an adorable duet. “He wanted me to come out and do the song, which I was like, ‘Duh!’ I want do to it as many times as we can,” Stefani tells PEOPLE.
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SERIOUSLY THOUGH … THEY CAN’T STOP SMILING AROUND EACH OTHER
We have zero photos that prove otherwise.
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THEY BOTH SHARE A PASSION FOR GOOD FOOD
Blake Shelton knows the way to Gwen Stefani’s heart: through her stomach. Following Stefani’s Boston show – kicking off her This Is What the Truth Feels Like tour – the country star treated the singer and her crew to a New England-style feast that included lobster rolls and fried calamari courtesy of The Cod Squad, a food truck Shelton rented for the occasion.
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THEY’RE REALLY IMPORTANT TO EACH OTHER
Blake isn’t shy about expressing his appreciation for Gwen, who he says helped him after announcing his split from Miranda Lambert. “I tell people all the time, ‘Gwen saved my life last year,'” Shelton said in an interview with CMT’s Hot 20 Countdown. “She did, and I think she would probably tell you something similar about me.”
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THEY GLOW WHEN THEY’RE TOGETHER
Stefani shared several adorable photos with her man while in Las Vegas for the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night. The singer wrapped her arm around Shelton’s shoulder as they smiled for a close-up shot – and they’re both radiating warm and fuzzy feels.
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THEY’RE MASTERS AT HARMONIZING
The stars performed their duet, “Go Ahead and Break My Heart,” on The Voice – confirming what everyone thought to be true: This pair shares as much chemistry onstage as they do offstage. “I love this song! This song’s important to us and the fact that we wrote it together is so important to both of us,” Shelton previously told PEOPLE.
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THEY SUPPORT EACH OTHER THROUGH TOUGH TIMES
“It was a really super unexpected gift to find a friend, somebody who happened to be going through the exact same thing as me, literally mirroring my experience,” Stefani said of her undeniable connection to Shelton. “I don’t think it’s an accident that that happened. It saved me.”
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THEY AREN’T AFRAID TO SHOW P.D.A.
“They acted like giddy teenagers at a high school dance,” an insider tells PEOPLE of the pair’s PDA-packed night at this year’s Vanity Fair Oscars party. “They were holding hands the whole night and didn’t leave each other’s sides. I don’t think either of them stopped smiling the entire time they were there.”
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GWEN IS MORE THAN WILLING TO CHANNEL HER COUNTRY ROOTS
… and is even happy to do so – especially when it came time to visit Blake’s home in Tishomingo, Oklahoma. “She takes time with her image and she’s very serious about her career, but she’s also just a regular gal,” a source close to the couple reveals to PEOPLE. “She loved having time on that farm and immediately fit into the fabric of the town.”
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FAMILY MEANS EVERYTHING TO THEM
“They have the same perspective on life and the same family values,” says a source close to the couple, who spent the holidays in Tishomingo with Blake’s family. “They’re very close with their families, and there’s a very easygoing way about them.”
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DID WE MENTION THEY’RE NOT AFRAID TO SHOW P.D.A.?
Even if it does involve biting.
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THEY’RE PRETTY MUCH THE SAME PERSON (REALLY)
Don’t let their apparent differences (fashion and music style) fool you: these two have a lot more in common than you think. “It’s clear they share a great life,” says a source. “They share a passion for music and are very supportive of each other’s careers.”
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THEY DEFINITELY SPEND THEIR FREE TIME SERENADING EACH OTHER
Never mind the pop star’s “Make Me Like You” single, which was inspired by her country star beau – can we just take a moment to acknowledge Gwen and Blake’s gazes? They’re totally smitten.
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THEY’RE HARDLY EVER APART FROM ONE ANOTHER
They know how important quality time is with when it comes to making a relationship work. “Coming from the relationships they did, it’s really important to both of them to make time for each other,” says the insider. “They both recognize the importance of time for a relationship and for family.
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THEY’RE BOTH POSITIVE PEOPLE
In fact, it’s kind of why they got together. “She tried so hard for the kids to keep the marriage together,” says a source close to No Doubt frontwoman. “Then here came this ray of sunshine who did make her smile, and now he’s one of the most positive people in her life.”
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WEDDING BELLS ARE POSSIBLY IN THE FUTURE
While the pair has no immediate plans to wed, an insider says marriage might just be their end goal. “They seem too perfect for each other for it to just be fluke,” says a source. “For now, they seem happy with their relationship, but Blake is old-fashioned and a future engagement seems very possible.”
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