Only a handful of viewers wouldn’t know about the famous American Reality-TV Show The Voice. This show is a platform for new and rising singing stars of America. And has given the American Singing Industry a lot of new voices. This show first premiered on April 26th, 2011, on the NBC channel. This show is based on the original series, The Voice Holland. The show has been running for 20 seasons and season 21 is soon to arrive on NBC. Any participant who is above the age of 13 can participate in the competition. They can participate either in a group or as a solo contestant, or a duo. And the candidates are selected by public auditions.
The winner is decided by television viewers voting via telephone, internet, SMS text, and iTunes Store purchases of the audio-recording of the artists’ vocal performances. They receive a sum of US $100,000 and a record deal with Universal Music Group if they win the competition. The winners of the 19 seasons are Javier Colon, Jermaine Paul, Cassadee Pope, Danielle Bradbery, Tessanne Chin, Josh Kaufman, Craig Wayne Boyd, Sawyer Fredericks, Jordan Smith, Alisan Porter, Sundance Head, Chris Blue, Chloe Kohanski, Brynn Cartelli, Chevel Shepherd, Maelyn Jarmon, Jake Hoot, Todd Tilghman, and lastly Carter Rubin. The judges for this season also include the famous singer Kelly Clarkson.
About The Singer Kelly Clarkson
Kelly Brianne Clarkson was born on the 24th of April, 1982, and she is an American singer, songwriter, and television personality. She first got recognition after winning the first season of American Idol in the year 2002. This got her a huge record deal with RCA. Her debut single, A Moment Like This, topped the US Billboard Hot 100 and was loved by the audience very much. And it also became the country’s best-selling single in the year 2002. It was also included on her pop and R&B debut album, Thankful, in 2003. This album secured the first position on Billboard 200. In a try to recreate her image, she withdrew from Idol management. And then moved to pop-rock for her second studio album, Breakaway, which came out in 2004.
The album Breakaway has US four top-ten singles “Breakaway,” “Since U Been Gone,” “Behind These Hazel Eyes,” and “Because of You.” Due to this, Breakaway sold over 12 million copies worldwide and also won two Grammy Awards. Clarkson has sold more than 25 million albums and over 45 million singles all over the world. Clarkson has released 11 top-ten singles in the US and nine top-ten singles in countries like the UK, Canada, and Australia. She also the first artist in history to top each of Billboard’s pop, adult contemporary, adult pop, country, and dance charts genres. Clarkson has also been a coach on The Voice ever since its fourteenth season. But this time, the show will see some changes in the judges in this season. With Kelly Clarkson off of the panel.
Why is Clarkson Not on The Voice Panel?
After the news of Clarkson being off of the panel as a judge has been revealed. Her fans are very inquisitive about the reasons for this step. There has been a constant bombarding of questions to know why Clarkson is not part of the judge’s panel and will replace her. To this, she has revealed that her health has been down in the dumps, which is why she could not participate in the show as a judge. Clarkson stated that she has contracted Covid and is Quarenteened currently, which is why she can not enter the set. As the set also has strict rules. And it is best for everyone’s safety that she does not enter the set.
The new judges on the panel taking her place are said to be John Legend. And the panel will also be including Nick Jonas and Blake Shelton. And were joined by stand-in Kelsea Ballerini. But throughout the shoot, she has been on the phone with Ballerini as a coach. Ballerini was an advisor for the team Clarkson in the 16th season. She revealed via an Instagram post that she would be further appearing on the show. The fans will miss Clarkson on the set and are hoping for her to recover soon.