From Singing, fashion and producing, Pharrell Williams can easily be called one of Hollywood’s top triple threats. And now, the star is adding even more to his already extensive resume.
On Monday morning, NBC’s The Voice confirmed via Twitter that the “Happy” singer will be joining Season 7 of the hit singing competition show.
“Okay, we can OFFICIALLY say it! WE ARE SO #HAPPY to announce PHARRELL WILLIAMS = #NewVoiceCoach for SEASON 7,” they wrote.
Following the announcement, the 40-year-old tweeted:
“This is going to be so fun,” Williams wrote.
Voice coach Adam Levine also writing, “Welcome to the circus dude!”
Pharrell garnered a lot of attention last year after he released the hot track for Despicable Me 2. The song went on to be nominated for an Oscar, but was beat out by Frozen’s “Let It Go.”
The Voice’s executive producer Mark Burnett also responded to the news, “I am thrilled to have Pharrell come back to The Voice family, and this time…as a coach. Continuing in The Voice tradition of having the biggest and most current music stars as coaches, Pharrell fits perfectly.”
Former coach CeeLo Green announced back in February that he was not going to be returning to the show. “I’m going to continue my relationship with NBC. I have a television show development deal with them and hopefully some other talk show opportunities for later in the year,” Green said during the Ellen DeGeneres Show. “But yeah, I’m going to miss The Voice, too. I’m not coming back, guys.”
It’s unsure what other shake ups will happen but according to reports, new names will be released sooner than later.
In the meantime, check out Usher, Skakira, Adam and Black Shelton on the current season of The Voice, Mondays and Tuesdays at 8 p.m.
Halle Berry & Her Wig Return For L.A. Riots Drama ‘Kings’
We may know why Halle Berry had those trendils of terrors at last years Oscars ceremony … she was in character for her new flick Kings.
The trailer just dropped and Berry’s curly locks are pretty identical to the ones she infamously rocked at the 2017 Academy awards. Folks went in on the gorgeous beauty about her hair choice for the evening, but we think once people see the trailer they’ll give her a pass.
Kings tells the story of Millie (Berry), a single mother with eight children, and some of them aren’t even her own. But she takes it upon herself to give them the best home that she can, even if it brings a little craziness into her neighborhood and drives her next door neighbor Obie (Daniel Craig) a little crazy. But there’s turmoil on the horizon after the Rodney King verdict is announced and the riots begin, seemingly putting Millie and her family in danger on the streets.
Similar to last years Detroit the flick, directed by Deniz Gamze Ergüven tackles racial tensions between citizens and law enforcement. Kings received mixed reviews when it premiered at September’s Toronto International Film Festival, but audiences will get to make up their own minds about the hot-button race-relations drama when it lands in theaters on April 27.
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