Country crooner Miranda Lambert finds herself in the middle of intense backlash from fans and foes on social media. Lambert the ex wife of country singer Blake Shelton is now dating a married man, Evan Felker. Shelton was a married man when Lambert starting dating him, the couple married in 2011 and divorced four years later in 2015. Lambert recently ended a two year relationship with singer Anderson East. It turns out Felker has only been married a year to his wife Staci Nelson. The couple separated after Nelson learned her husband was dating Lambert.
Felker is a musician with the band ‘Turnpike Troubadours’, the band opened for Lambert on her ‘Livin Like Hippies’ tour. According to sources the new couple met in January at the beginning of Lambert’s current tour. They started spending a lot of time together off stage, and ‘got very close quickly.’ Felker was only married 8 months when the pair met in January. Nelson filed for divorce on February 28, 2018 in Oklahoma. Felker told friends that he knew ‘instantly that he didn’t want to be married to Nelson anymore’. Nelson and Felker were together for five years, including the year they were married.
Lambert admitted in a 2011 interview with ‘Dateline’ that she was well aware that Shelton was married when she met him. She said she didn’t care, “I went after him anyway.” Shelton was married to his wife of three years, Kaynette Williams when he met Lambert. Shelton started dating his ‘Voice’ co-star Gwen
Stefani in November of 2015. Shelton sent some shade to his ex wife shortly after her new relationship surfaced. Shelton said, “Been taking the high road for a long time. I almost gave up. But I can finally see something on the horizon up there. Wait! Could it be? Yep! It’s karma.” Lambert and Felker were trying very hard to hide their relationship, by not being photographed together, and laying low.