So what went by design of his thoughts when he first heard the records? “That y’all could per chance perchance also just restful be running out of people,” he tells PEOPLE in this week’s duvet tale. “Like, Wow, we’re appropriate down to any individual who’s a miniature symmetrical.”
All kidding apart, Shelton, 41, credit his female friend of two years, Gwen Stefani, for convincing him to embody the crown. “She goes, ‘Snoop on me, you’re going to feel sorry about this for the leisure of your lifestyles whenever you happen to don’t purchase this gift and correct stay in the 2nd,” Shelton says of his “You Accomplish It Feel Like Christmas” duet accomplice.
Nevertheless an even bigger incentive for the singer was once having the flexibility to stick it to his fellow assume (and 2013 Sexiest Man Alive) Adam Levine. “I will’t wait to shove this up Adam’s ass,” Shelton provides. “As proud as I am and honored that you just guys asked me, that’s truly the easiest thing I care about.”
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Despite being a heartthrob with a fan corrupt of millions, the 6’5″ Oklahoma-bred Shelton — whose most up to date album, Texoma Shore, hit No. 1 on the Billboard Top Nation Albums this week— insists he had just a few awkward phases while increasing up. “I dangle to whine myself as a child, one word comes to thoughts. And that’s fats,” he says. “Of us instruct I haven’t modified since earlier than I made it. And I’m restful fats at the present time. That’s proof!”
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Shelton does are attempting to prevent in form by exercising on the treadmill and eating as healthy as seemingly, although all bets are off when he’s home in Tishomingo, Oklahoma. “It’s far liable to be 2 o’clock in the afternoon earlier than I delight in and then I assign I’m starving, so then it’s a catch of Cheetos,” he says. “And there’s a Sonic in metropolis, they obtained jalapeno poppers. After which I’m no longer hungry again until 10 o’clock, well what’s in there? Fishsticks. And esteem a advantageous quandary, these pickles that will seemingly be found in its possess kit with juice? It truly is scandalous.”
Even alongside with his weak point over food (he calls his esteem for chips and dips “a question”), Shelton says his fresh title is “esteem a confirmation” that he’ll revel in for the leisure of his lifestyles.
“It’s going to be ragged in each and every dialog, whether or no longer it’s at The Verbalize, or at the feed in Tishomingo, Oklahoma, or in a dialog with a health care provider,” he says. “When [people] would instruct to Adam, ‘Mr. Horny,’ you’d continuously scrutinize him trot, ‘Well, awwww…’ If you instruct that to me, it’s going to be, ‘You’re rattling correct, I’m Mr. Horny! I’ve been grotesque my entire lifestyles, if I could per chance perchance also moreover be horny for a year, I’m taking it. I’m taking it.”