Nick Jonas returning to ‘The Voice’

Gwen Stefani will step aside for Season 20

Multi-award-winning singer, songwriter, actor and producer Nick Jonas will be returning to The Voice for the show’s 20th season, which will begin in spring 2021. He will be joined by John Legend, Blake Shelton and Kelly Clarkson, who are the current season 19 coaches along with Gwen Stefani.

Stefani will be sitting out the next cycle as she has appeared as a Coach in seasons 7, 9, 12, 17 and 19.

Jonas first joined The Voice as a coach in season 18 in spring 2020. During that season, he brought Thunderstorm Artis to the show’s finale.

The series has won four Emmy Awards for Outstanding Reality Competition Program.

So far season this season, The Voice is averaging a 1.4 rating in adults 18-49 and 9.5 million viewers in “live plus seven day” Nielsens, making it television’s No. 1 most-watched alternative series. Counting all digital and linear delayed viewing, this season’s October 19th Voice premiere has grown to a 2.4 rating in 18-49 and 11.8 million viewers overall.

The Voice is a presentation of MGM Television, Warner Horizon Unscripted Television and ITV Studios The Voice USA, Inc. The series was created by John de Mol, who serves as an executive producer along with Mark Burnett, Audrey Morrissey, Amanda Zucker, Kyra Thompson and Adam H. Sher.

Author: Buddy Iahn

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