Gwen Stefani Never Thought She’d Land ‘Hot’ Husband Gavin Rossdale
“The Voice” coach Gwen Stefani graces the March issue of Cosmopolitan, and opens up about her marriage to rocker Gavin Rossdale.
Stefani said, “I never really saw myself landing a guy that hot. I don't know if I was a nerd in high school, but I definitely wasn't the super-cute cheerleader, so I never saw myself getting somebody like that. But I do think he's quite handsome. It's not the most important thing about him, but it is nice… and he makes really cute babies!”
As for how her marriage to Rossdale has lasted, the singer admitted, “We go through so much together. It's a miracle that we could stay together this long. [Gavin's] on a short tour right now, and he wrote me the sweetest note this morning. It's good to have those days when we both do our own things. I think that's what keeps relationships going, when both people can be themselves and have their own individuality. That's especially important for women. It's hard to find time for yourself.”
Gwen is also grateful for her long and successful 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.”