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Jill Scott To Guest Mentor Team Usher On ‘The Voice!’

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It’s been confirmed that Grammy Award winner Jill Scott will join Team Usher as a guest mentor in the upcoming season of NBC’s, The Voice.

“That’s my secret weapon,” Usher tole Extra about the singer. “As a writer, as a musician, as an actress, all those elements really help to prepare artists.” Jill added, “When Usher calls, you take the call.”

As for the “So in Love” singer, her best advice to the contestants? “Listen to your gut, follow your heart and it will lead you somewhere special.”

On February 24, Usher will re-join coaches Shakira, Blake Shelton and Adam Levine in a two-night premiere starting at 8 p.m.

Will you be tuning in?

 

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Review: ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ Is Bigger & Better Than The First

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If you liked Kingsman:The Secret Service, get ready for The Golden Circle. Hands downs this Kingsman is bigger, badder and better than the first.

Director Matthew Vaughn really takes it up a notch and gives fans much more action and fight sequences. Right off the top we see Eggsy (Taron Egerton) in this amazing car chase scene that will have you applauding as soon as the Prince track ends.

And while we’re talking music the film has an amazing sound track. And if you didnt know, Elton John is also in the film acting and singing some of his classic tunes.

What I also loved were the new editions.  Channing Tatum, Halle Berry, Jeff Bridges and Pedro Pascal who play the Statesmen – the American version of the Kingsman –  and the dynamic between the two is pretty comical. Vaughn really explores the difference between the two cultures – mannered men in suits versus macho men in jeans and cowboy boots.

Then there’s Julianne Moore who plays the villain, she’s like this maniacal Martha Stewart esque drug lord and she’s quite good at it.

Now there are some obnoxious moments (like that sex scene between Egerton and Poppy Delevigne).  But I think that’s the point. This franchise is all about turning the spy genre on it’s head and introducing the younger generation to a new type of Bond flick … And we think they are going to love it.

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