Celebrity Celebrity Couples Blake Shelton Says His Relationship with Gwen Stefani Saved His Life By Jennifer Davis Jennifer Davis Twitter Jennifer Davis is a writer, editor, and content strategist living in Atlanta. She was previously the Associate Editor for InStyle, and is currently working as a Digital Content Manager at Cox Business. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on May 19, 2016 @ 11:15AM Pin Share Tweet Email Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani's romance is one for the ages. While the couple couldn't seem more different on the outside—she's a pop star; he's a country crooner—The Voice coaches are clearly head over heels for each other. But it's more than just opposites attracting—according to Shelton, their relationship saved him in the midst of his tough divorce from ex-wife Miranda Lambert. "I tell people all the time, 'Gwen saved my life last year.'" Shelton said during an appearance on CMT's Hot 20 Countdown. "She did, and I think she would probably tell you something similar about me." Fans may have been surprised about their relationship, and even he agrees that it was unexpected. Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton's Romantic Duet Is Giving Us Major Feels “It's not something that anybody could have seen coming, besides God, I guess," Shelton told host Katie Cook. "It doesn't look like it makes sense, you know? But all I can tell you is, it does, it just makes the most perfect sense for us and where we're at in our lives." Sounds like true love to us.