Forward of the season 19 premiere of ‘The Voice,’ look again in any respect the celebs who’ve served as coaches on the present over time!
Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani, John Legend and Kelly Clarkson are all again as coaches for season 19 of The Voice, which returns on Oct. 19 on NBC. Nevertheless, loads of different stars have taken turns within the massive purple judges’ chairs over time. Among the greatest names within the music trade have served as coaches on the hit present, and we’re taking a visit down reminiscence lane by wanting again in any respect of their occasions on the present.
Blake is the longest operating coach on The Voice — he’s been on the present since day one in 2011. When the present comes again, will probably be Blake’s 19th season as a coach. He has a superb monitor report, too, as he’s been the winner of the present a whopping SEVEN occasions. Blake meshes with everybody who he’s served alongside on the coaches’ panel, and has a particular bond along with his contestants each season.
Gwen made her first look on The Voice throughout season 7 in 2014. She then returned for season 9, which is when she struck up a romance with Blake. Each stars had been coping with divorces on the time, they usually’ve been collectively ever since! After that, Gwen took just a few seasons off earlier than coming again for season 12. Forward of season 17, Adam Levine introduced his departure from the present, though he was already confirmed as a coach. Fortunately, Gwen was there to step in and take his place. She took a break throughout season 18 to carry out her Las Vegas residency, however is again as soon as once more for the 19th go-around. Sadly, Gwen has by no means received The Voice!
Like Blake, Adam was on the unique coaches’ panel for The Voice. He was extraordinarily devoted to the present for a few years and returned season after season with no break. Nevertheless, after dealing with some backlash for a call he made when two of his contestants had been in jeopardy of being despatched residence throughout season 16, Adam determined to half methods with the collection. “I used to be able to not be doing it anymore,” he admitted in 2019. “It was the proper time for me to go.” Throughout Adam’s 16 seasons as a coach, he had three artists win The Voice.
Kelly Clarkson made her debut as a coach on The Voice throughout season 14, and she or he’s been on the present ever since! Contemplating Kelly got here from American Idol, she is aware of a factor or two about being in a actuality singing competitors, which helps her present invaluable recommendation to her contestants. Kelly had back-to-back victories throughout her first two seasons as a coach, after which received once more throughout season 17, making her a three-time winner in simply 5 seasons.
It wasn’t till season 16 that John Legend got here to The Voice as a coach. Nevertheless, he’s fallen in love with the position, and has been within the massive purple chair ever since. Like Kelly, John received the present throughout his very first season as a coach when his contestant Maelyn Jarmon acquired nearly all of viewer votes within the season 16 finale. He hasn’t secured a win since then, although.
It’s been a very long time since CeeLo Inexperienced was on The Voice, so it’s straightforward to overlook that he was truly one of many OG coaches. CeeLo stayed with the present for the primary three seasons, took a break throughout season 4, and returned one final time for season 5. Nevertheless, he by no means had a contestant win.
Christina Aguilera was the fourth and remaining star alongside Blake, Adam and CeeLo through the very first season of The Voice. Like CeeLo, she took a break for season 4, however was again for season 5. Her journey on the present wasn’t over there, although. Christina additionally served as a coach throughout season eight and season 10. It was throughout season 10 that Christina lastly received her first win due to contestant Alisan Porter. Since then, she has not returned to the collection.
When Christina took her season 4 hiatus, she was changed by Shakira. Shakira’s time on the present was short-lived, although — she returned for season six, as effectively, however that was it. Sadly, she didn’t produce a winner throughout both of her occasions on the present.
Whereas Christina was changed by Shakira for season 4, CeeLo was changed by Usher, who returned for season six, as effectively. The R&B star managed to win that season along with his artist Josh Kaufman, and left his coaches’ duties after that. Nevertheless, he did come again throughout season eight as an adviser.
Pharell Williams had a four-season stint on The Voice from seasons 7 by 10. He had his victory throughout season eight when his contestant, Sawyer Fredericks, was named the winner. After all, Blake and Adam sat alongside Pharrell throughout all of his seasons, whereas two featured Gwen and the opposite two featured Christina.
In an try and carry youthful viewers to The Voice, Miley Cyrus was named a coach for season 11. She took a break throughout season 12, then returned to the present one final time throughout season 13. Blake’s staff received each seasons that Miley was a part of, so she by no means received the possibility to expertise what it was prefer to win The Voice.
Like Miley, Alicia made her debut on The Voice throughout season 11. She returned for season 12, which is when she received the present together with her artist, Chris Blue. Alicia took season 13 off, and got here again to the present one final time for season 14 alongside Blake, Adam and Kelly. Kelly secured the victory that season.
Jennifer Hudson served as a coach throughout two seasons of The Voice — seasons 13 and 15. Sadly, she by no means received the present. Jennifer has additionally been a coach on the UK model of The Voice. She began there throughout season six in 2017 and received, making her the primary feminine coach to win abroad. She was additionally a part of seasons seven and eight within the UK, however then left for different work commitments.
Nick Jonas made his first and solely look as a coach on The Voice throughout season 18. It was fairly an unprecedented season, because the coronavirus hit proper earlier than the dwell exhibits began. This meant that Nick and the opposite coaches needed to end the present nearly, so he by no means received a really feel of what it could be like to participate within the in-person dwell exhibits.