Blake Shelton & Gwen Stefani: He Lifted Her Out Of A Very Dark Place

Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani confirmed Nov. 4 that they are dating but what brought these two seemingly opposite stars together? spoke to a source who tells us it came down to the fact they were both going through breakups at the same time! Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton seem like such an unlikely pair but ti turns out they simply just click. found how The Voice judges friendship blossomed into a hot romance that has "lifted" them out of a very dark time for each of them. To hear more about Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton, head over to iTunes and download the latest HollywoodLife podcast for free!

“Gwen is so incredibly excited about Blake,” a source tells us. “She’s absolutely buzzing right now. She loves waking up every day and can’t wait to start working on the live shows with him. This is such a change from a few months ago when she was in a very dark place. She was crying all the time and didn’t want to get out of bed. Blake lifted her out of that place.” We must admit that we really like them together. Gwen and Gavin Rossdale had an up and down marriage over the years and we are sure they will continue to co-parent their three boys amicably. Miranda Lambert seems to be reeling from the split and she even began to cry during the CMAs but we know she’ll eventually be okay and come out on top!

But things hit the fan in the best possible way when Gwen’s rep confirmed the news that they are indeed dating! “Gwen and Blake are longtime friends who have very recently started dating,” according to Us Weekly. Even though they only have been dating for “days” according to TMZ, they are planning to stay in Nashville for a few days after the CMAs to enjoy the city.

HollywoodLifers, do you like them together?

— Reporting by Tim Plant, Written by Chloe Melas

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