Television personality, radio personality and producer Carson Daly can now add “marriage executives” to their resumes. Warm up your duties in their union sound co-stars Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani, were Today The co-host is the ultimate jack-of-all-trades.
But can the Daily be called Reverend Daily? Here’s what is known about the man who literally brought Shelton and Stephanie together.
Daly once wanted to be a Catholic priest
The father of four told Hoda Kotb about his desire to become “Father Daly” before turning to music and television.
“I was ready to take the oath of poverty. . . And was about to become a priest. . . was really. I really thought about it. Thank God, God didn’t ask me to do that, but I thought about it,” he said. “A little bit of that, whatever your belief, there was a part of me that was really the oath and belief of celibacy.” was ready to take the oath.
“And I think when I entered my career and I was a radio DJ and I was filled with my love of music, I was completely ready to break up. And I did. I lived in a Motel 6. Well, when I was 25, I made 20 grand.”
Is Carson Daly ‘Reverend Daly’?
While Daly didn’t come out and say she took an online course to become an ordained minister, it seems she took the necessary steps to play the perpetrator at Shelton and Stephanie’s wedding on July 3. sound The host shared that his dear friends’ wedding over the Independence Day weekend was his first in which he served as an officer.
“It was very, very special,” Daly told TodayDylan Dreyer, Craig Melvin and Sheinelle Jones about the couple’s marriage. “It was incredible to be a part of such a moment in his life. The ceremony was definitely a perfect blend of country and glamour, just like Blake and Gwen. I worked on this for months with and without him.”
Daly revealed that Shelton wrote and performed a song specifically for his new wife at their wedding that left the small wedding party in tears.
Also, he described the bride’s stunning appearance in a Vera Wang gown, while the groom wore his “trademark blue jeans”. Daly called himself a “lucky officer to witness his new beginnings” and revealed that Shelton had also built the chapel in which the couple were married.
Melvin confirmed that Shelton is indeed an ordained minister when he said, “You’ve got 12 jobs, and now you’re Reverend Carson Daly,” to which the pastor replied, “I guess I have to retire on this However, because my rate now if you want me to marry you is through the roof.”
‘Today’ co-host takes morning show behind the scenes of Stephanie and Shelton’s wedding
The Daily reported that for Shelton, meeting Stephanie “saved his life.” In a previous interview on The Morning Show, the country singer expressed how, at the time, it was a “miracle” to meet the bride, “someone who was going through the same thing I was in the exact same moment within time.”
“She’s so talented, and so unique and talented, and she really is my best friend,” Stephanie said for her part. Today in previous appearances. “It’s just a blessing, the whole thing. It’s a miracle.”
Daly said of the wedding: “The best way to describe it is that it was complete” them, the whole weekend, and the wedding itself. It was elegant and sophisticated and cool, just like Gwen and it was country and downhome and fun, like Blake. They just work, they are an unlikely pair. It’s like you’ve had delicious fried chicken paired with a glass of champagne.”
Gwen Stefani once said in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame that she was in love with a star