Contact Us

Blake Shelton Tells Leno He Was Glad He Got to Skip Kelly Clarkson’s Wedding

Blake Shelton Leno
NBC, Getty Images

Blake Shelton was the couch guest on ‘The Tonight Show With Jay Leno’ tonight (Nov. 20), promoting the home stretch of Season 5 of ‘The Voice.’ He spoke about the heated competition between coaches, and he also joked about his pal Kelly Clarkson‘s wedding.

Of course, the host referenced his bromance partner Adam Levine being named PEOPLE’s Sexiest Man Alive for 2013. How could he not? “He’s got some feminine qualities about him,” Shelton said when asked if he is attracted to Levine. Those two — such kidders.

But the country star also revealed just how thick the competition is this season, especially since he has notched three wins and his co-coaches are gunning for him.

He joked that the internal coach competition on the show is so thick that his fellow coaches have veered off the path, since they are more worried about beating him than they are about developing their artists. Zing!

Shelton also spoke about how he was supposed to officiate Clarkson’s wedding to his manager, Brandon Blackstock, but that didn’t happen since the couple changed their plans. He wasn’t bummed, though. “I got to avoid going to a wedding,” he said after Clarkson and Blackstock chose to elope. “I’d rather go to a dentist.”

He did officiate his sister’s nuptials, though he questioned the legality of it all!

Next: See Blake Shelton's Best Videos

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Best of PopCrush

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for PopCrush quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!