Nation music star Jimmie Allen joins “The Voice” season 22 as a Battle Advisor for Blake Shelton’s staff.
Shelton, who’s the self-proclaimed King of “The Voice,” enlisted the assistance of Allen, an artist who has been making waves on the planet of nation music. He was a contestant on “American Idol” in 2011, and he went on to win awards after releasing his debut album, titled “Mercury Lane,” in 2018.
The star’s single “Finest Shot,” went 2X platinum, based on Allen’s web site.
He was additionally a contestant on season 30 of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars,” the place he was partnered with skilled dancer Emma Slater and made it by to the semi-finals.
Jimmie Allen Shelton Welcomed
Shelton posted a photograph of himself and Allen on his Instagram web page, writing, “I couldn’t hold it a secret any longer… Welcome to #TeamBlake, @jimmieallen!!”
Beforehand, Shelton shared clues as to who his Battle Advisor can be.
“He’s recognized for rockin’ some fairly loopy outfits on stage,” Shelton shared for clue primary. For the second, he added, “This artist has collaborated with somebody in our ‘Voice’ household.”
Many followers appropriately guessed within the remark part that the advisor was Jimmie Allen.
Shelton’s bar account, Ole Pink, commented, “We predict we all know and we’re fairly certain… he’s carried out on our stage.”
Many followers commented to precise their pleasure to see Allen on “The Voice,” and if Shelton brings on nation artists, they’re certain to be excited as nicely.
‘The Voice’ Is Altering Issues Up
Beforehand leaked modifications to “The Voice” have now been confirmed for the upcoming season of the present.
The season’s format is ready to vary on the subject of the Knockout Rounds, which come after the Battle Rounds and function the third spherical of competitors.
“For the primary time ever, this section of the competitors will embrace three-way knockouts,” the press launch reads. “The stakes have by no means been greater for the coaches and their artists as they vie for the win.”
There’s one other change, too. As a substitute of getting a celebrity Mega Mentor for the season, “The Voice” may have the contestants practice solely with their coaches throughout the Knockout Rounds.
The Knockout Rounds had been taped on August 9, 2022, and spoilers for which artists make it by to the highest 16 have already been posted.
One change that has been leaked however has but to be formally introduced is that every of the groups may have extra artists when beginning out. As a substitute of the highest 48 artists shifting on to the Battle Rounds from the Blind Auditions, every coach will get two further artists, bringing the entire for Battle Rounds as much as 56 contestants. Which means there might be 28 battles as a substitute of the same old 24. It’s unclear how this may have an effect on the variety of episodes devoted to every spherical of the competitors.
Further battle advisors embrace Jazmine Sullivan for Crew Legend, Charlie Puth for Crew Camila, and Sean Paul for Crew Gwen.
“The Voice” is ready to return to NBC on September 19, 2022. The season will characteristic coaches Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani, Camila Cabello, and John Legend.