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11 Nov, 2015

‘Relieved’ affair was exposed

Makes Statement

Stefani is reportedly relieved that Rossdale’s affair with their former nanny has been exposed. Source:

No one likes to see the person dragged into the light like this, but in this case there’s a sense of relief people now know what she was dealing with.

Reports say Rossdale was suspicious of her relationship with Shelton, and that he believes she may have been seeing Shelton before they divorced. Source:

The divorce is final, and she’s the one who stood the most to lose, so it doesn’t make any sense. After a lot of the BS stories about Gavin still wearing his ring, she and everyone who is close to her are relieved that truth has seen the light of day.

Cheating details revealed

Makes Statement

US Weekly says Stefani discovered explicit texts between Rossdale and the nanny in February — including nude photos of Mann and their plans to meet up for sex — on the family’s iPad. Source:

The iPad was linked to Gavin’s phone. One of the other nannies discovered the exchange and told Gwen.

Sources say Rossdale insisted to Stefani that the exchange was simply “flirtation,. When he finally confessed to the affair months later, he made the decision to end their marriage. The couple announced their plans to divorce in August. Source:

[The admission] completely devastated her. She was mortified, livid, and embarrassed.

3 Aug, 2015

Stefani, Rossdale divorce


Stefani files for divorce from Rossdale, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for the split. Rossdale is said to have filed his response at the same time, and both parties are allegedly seeking joint custody of their children. Stefani is not planning on providing Gavin with spousal support.

While the two of us have come to the mutual decision that we will no longer be partners in marriage, we remain partners in parenthood and are committed to jointly raising our three sons in a happy and healthy environment. To that end, we respectfully request privacy from the media during this time.

1 Mar, 2015

Cosmopolitan cover

Magazine Cover

Stefani appears on the cover of Cosmopolitan. Stefani discusses her music career.

My parents taught us, ‘[music] is your hobby. People don’t make it. It just doesn’t happen.’ It still shocks me that people care about me. I trip out about it all the time. It’s mind-blowing! For me, I’ve never gotten to a point where I felt, ‘Okay, I’ve made it, I’m number one!’ It’s an amazing feeling to hit number one, but it’s not that different a feeling from not being number one. It’s really about the journey—that’s where the joy comes. It’s not about the end result, because there isn’t really ever an end.

18 Dec, 2014

People Magazine Award

Stefani wins People Magazine Award for style icon of the year.

This is crazy. I have always loved fashion

24 Nov, 2014

Spark the Fire

Single Release

The artist releases Spark The Fire, from her yet to be titled album. This is one of several tracks that is produced by collaborator Pharrell for her third solo album. Stefani:

He’s like, ‘I’ve got to play you this. I have to play you this. And so he plays me this song, and it’s like magic. All it was was a beat and he was singing this melody on top and I just knew, that’s it. That night, after shooting all day, we went in the studio all night long, stayed up till four in the morning, came back, got on set and then didn’t finish.

9 Sep, 2014

Expecting third child


Stefani informs her husband that she is expecting their third child in an email. The subject line of the email was in capitals and said “LOOK WHAT YOU’VE DONE TO ME NOW.” Rossdale:

I was like, ‘What is this?’ My blood pressure went through the roof, and I opened the email and it was [a picture of] the pregnancy stick.

16 Jul, 2014

Settle Down

Single Release

The band releases their song, Settle Down, from the album, Push And Shove. Stefani:

I feel like it represents lyrically where I was at… am at, a lot. It’s interesting being the first single because it lyrically summarizes the past couple of years.

17 Jan, 2014

Expecting third son

gwen-stefani-240Rossdale and Stefani are expecting their third child together. Stefani announces that she is having another boy.

I was ready to hand over the crown. But I guess I am still queen of the house. #itsaboy #surroundedbyboys

26 Sep, 2012

Gwen Stefani interview

Seacrest interviews Stefani during On Air With Ryan Seacrest about Miley Cyrus latest album.

She was so cool. I love Miley. She looked hot (at iHeartRadio) too. I asked her about her record. I said ‘Are you making a ridiculously good record?’ because she better be! She said she loves it. So I’m excited to hear what she does.

21 Sep, 2012

Push And Shove

Single Release

The band releases their song, Push And Shove, featuring Busy Signal and Major Lazer, from the album with the same name. Stefani:

With this record, I kept waiting for the title to come, and everyone’s like ‘What’s it going to be?’ And up until the very last minute, we didn’t have anything. But I wasn’t worried about it; because it always appears at a certain point. Push and Shove the song was one of the tracks we were working on last … and we got so excited about that song, it just finally all came together, and it felt like the kind of song that was everything we’ve ever been, yet it was new and modern. The record had been such a journey, and so hard to actually finish, we really had to fight to get to the end … so it kind of rose to the top [as a title]; like ‘Yeah, that’s what this whole thing was.’ It just seemed to sum it all up.

18 Jan, 2008

Early Winter

Single Release

The artist releasesEarly Winter, from, The Sweet Escape.

I did this when Kingston (her child) was just 3 months old. I wanted a nostalgic number like Billy Idol’s Eyes Without A Face or Cyndi Lauper’s Time After Time.

22 Jun, 2007

4 In The Morning

Single Release

The artist releases, 4 In The Morning, from her album, The Sweet Escape. Stefani wrote the song with former boyfriend and No Doubt band mate Kanal. Stefani:

Tony was the first person I worked with after (her child) Kingston was born. There was a lot going on in my life emotionally at the time and I wanted to reflect that.

31 Oct, 2006

Wind It Up

Single Release

The artist releases her song, Wind It Up, from, The Sweet Escape. The song uses a sample of “The Lonely Goatherd” from the musical, The Sound of Music.

You can only do a song like this if you don’t care what people think. I grew up with that film and I cried when I heard the finished song.

15 Mar, 2005

Hollaback Girl

Single Release

The artist releases her song Hollaback Girl, from;  Love, Angel, Music, Baby.

I did the whole record, but I knew I didn’t have my attitude song – my ‘this is my history, f–k you because you can’t erase it’ song. I knew I wanted a song like that.

27 Feb, 2002

Wins Grammy


indexStefani and Eve wins the Grammy for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for Let Me Blow Ya Mind. 

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