Blake Shelton releases her wedding day song for Gwen Stefani
Blake Shelton has hinted that he might release the song he wrote as a wish when he married Gwen Stefani last summer. The singer made it official last week.
Hidden at the bottom of the Shelton’s deluxe version tracklist Body language is a song called “We Can Reach the Stars”. Thanks to Carson Daly, fans know this is the song The voice the coach co-wrote for his bride-to-be ahead of their July 3 wedding in Oklahoma.
Talk to her Today co-hosts after the ceremony, Daly said he thought it was called “Reach the Stars”.
“Blake starts off by saying, ‘You know, Gwen always gave me a hard time because I wasn’t writing enough songs, so I wrote a song,'” Daly said at the time. “He wrote her a song, and he sings a song to her, while he cries, that he wrote especially for her … [There was] not a dry eye in the house, and that was a real highlight. “
Craig Wiseman is the other screenwriter of “We Can Reach the Stars”. With two new superstar duets on the deluxe version of his album, this song (track # 16) almost went unnoticed. Brooks & Dunn and Hardy join Shelton for “Throw It on Back” and “Fire Up the Night”, respectively. In total, the new release (December 3) features four new recordings, completing an original group of 12 that included hits like “Happy Anywhere” and “Minimum Wage”.
“Come Back as a Country Boy” is another new song. This is Shelton’s latest single, which was released on country radio in early October. His fans will be able to find him on TV and not on stage this fall, as his tour is over and his attention has turned entirely to The voice. This week the blind auditions ended. Battle rounds begin Monday (October 11).
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