Gwen Stefani covers the September 2016 issue of Cosmopolitan, where inside the “Misery” singer admits that she was initially worried regarding pursuing a romance with her The Voice co-star Blake Shelton.
The pop star, who released her third studio album, This Is What the Truth Feels Like, in March, revealed that in the start of her relationship with the country artist, she was concerned that their respective “trust problems” may end in a “doubtless huge drawback” for the each of them, causing her to own some trepidation.
“We were each having trust issues, as you’d if you were us,” she said, adding, “It was like, ‘I even have so many issues. How can I currently be getting into another probably huge downside? What am I doing?’”
Fortunately for the pair, they worked through their collective issues and came out on the other finish stronger, thus a lot of therefore that these days, they can’t facilitate but laugh once they reminisce regarding the method NBC edited their time along on The Voice.
“[Blake and that i] were laughing our heads off once we saw the blind auditions. I love NBC, however they for certain edited stuff to seem like we tend to were flirting,” Stefani, who got divorced from Gavin Rossdale in 2015, told the magazine.
“They chose to run with that story before anything was even real. I hardly knew him. However it was prefer it was in the air, happening before it happened,” she added of her budding romance with Shelton who, at the time, was longing a high profile breakup with his ex-wife, Miranda Lambert.
Whereas Stefani is a lot of happier (and in love!) these days, she did dish on the heartbreak she endured whereas looking her breakup with Rossdale last year, hinting at a confirmation about the Bush rocker’s alleged infidelities with the previous couple’s nanny.
“Nobody except for my folks, the people concerned, and whoever they told [knew the specifics]. Nobody would believe it if I may very say what happened. I went through months and months of torture,” she revealed.
When asked if she knew that Rossdale was cheating on her at the time, Stefani played a little a lot of coy: “All you have to try and do is listen to every single song I’ve ever written and it’s all there. It’s an ongoing theme that I’ve had for a while.”
Don’t speak, Gwen — we have a tendency to grasp just what you’re saying… Don’t tell us ’cause it hurts!