LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -
OutReach - 17 December 2018 - The Voice
UK's stellar panel of coaches -- Jennifer Hudson, Olly Murs, Sir Tom Jones and
will.i.am - are all confirmed to return to their iconic red chairs for the new
series launching in January 2019. They will be seeking the very best solo
singers, duos and, in a competition first this year, trios.
Oscar and BAFTA winning singer and actress, Jennifer Hudson said on her return:
"I'm so happy to be re-joining my coaches at The Voice UK. I'm ready and excited to discover some beautiful
five multi-platinum albums and countless sold out arena tours, Olly Murs made
his debut as a coach earlier this year and will also be returning for 2019,
Olly said: "Now I've got one season under my belt, I can't wait to see what my
second season has in store for me. Last year I managed to get seduced and
picked some entertaining performers. The other coaches might think they have
worked me out but I'm coming back with a bang, just you wait!"
legendary Sir Tom Jones, with a phenomenal 6 decades in showbusiness, will be
back following a tour of the UK and Europe this summer. Sir Tom said: "I'm
raring to go on the search for some talented new singers. Bringing in the trio element will present a
new sound that could shake everything up.
We'll have to see of course, but whether it's a solo singer, a duo or a
trio, I'm hoping to find someone with that special spark. I'm so proud and
excited about my winner, Ruti, who is in the studio doing some very impressive
work, she's developing into a true artist and I can't wait for you all to hear
innovator and seven-time Grammy award winner, will.i.am also returns. will
said: "The UK always surprises me with some of the freshest artists and
this keeps me coming back for more. By adding trios, we're raising the bar, so
bring it on UK!"
winner will be set on the road to realising their artistic ambitions with the
ultimate prize of a recording contract with music giants Polydor Records.
will also see the return of The Voice Kids on ITV Choice, tune in over the summer as once again
the coaches search for Britain's best young singer.
Voice UK (2019)
from 6 January