The voice Season 22 will return this fall with coaches Blake Shelton, John Legend, the return of manager Gwen Stefani and rookie Camila Cabello.
Of course Stefani and Cabello are music icons, but fans may not be familiar with each other Voice stories. Stefani was a Voice Coach for seasons 7, 9, 12, 17 and 19 of the show. Cabello, meanwhile, served as an advisor for Team Legend in season 21.
As we anticipate their new season of The voicewe are looking back on the lives and careers of Stefani and Cabello, read on to know some really interesting facts about “Hollaback Girl” herself, Gwen Stefani.
1. Gwen Stefani started her signature red lip in high school.
Stefani’s red lip look started when her grandmother gave her a teen red lipstick.
2. Prior to her solo career, Gwen Stefani dominated the Top 40 with her band, No Doubt.
Stefani started out as the lead singer of the band No Doubt from the 90s and early 2000s. We can thank Stefani for giving us timeless lines like “Don’t Speak”, “Just a Girl” and of course “It’s My Life” .
3. Gwen Stefani met her husband, Blake Shelton, as a fellow coach for The voice.
Stefani met Shelton in 2014 when they were coaches The voice Season 7. The couple officially married in June 2021.
4. Gwen Stefani has an affinity for the color yellow.
Anyone who remembers the “Hollaback Girl” music video might remember the bright yellow colors used for the car and the clothes. Stefani loves yellow because it makes her happy. In an interview with makeup artist Kandee Johnson, Stefani explained that while she keeps the colors pretty minimal for her makeup, she loves shades of turquoise and yellow the most.
5. Gwen Stefani’s favorite movie is The sound of music.
The hills are brought to life by the sound of Stefani’s favorite film, which is 1965 The sound of music. In the same interview with Johnson, Stefani revealed that although she doesn’t usually relate to movies, she can easily put it The sound of music on repetition.
6. The first track written by Gwen Stefani ended up in Barack Obama’s playlist.
While Stefani has a lot of hits behind her, the first song she played a role in writing on was No Doubt’s “Different People” on Tragic reign. The song made it to one of Barack Obama’s famous Spotify playlists.
7. Gwen Stefani is a featured artist on a Prince album.
Stefani is no stranger to working with extraordinary music legends, but one of her best collaborators is undeniably Prince. The talented couple reunited for Prince’s song “So Far, So Pleased” Rave Un2 the fantastic joy album in 1999. Prince also appeared on the No Doubt track “Waiting Room” for the 2001 album Stable rock.
8. Gwen Stefani’s first job as a teenager was at Dairy Queen.
As a teenager, Stefani started making money while working at Dairy Queen. While she enjoyed ice cream, she eventually quit that job to work as a makeup artist in a department store.
9. Gwen Stefani rarely uses a makeup artist, which led to the creation of her makeup line GXVE Beauty.
Despite consistently offering a stunning look, Stefani said in an interview with Charm who has rarely used a makeup artist during her long career. Stefani’s passion and talent for her makeup led her to create her own makeup line GXVE Beauty in May 2022.
Memorandum: The voice Season 22 returns this fall.
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