Having a look again. When The Voice debuted on NBC in 2011, nobody knew what to anticipate from one more singing competitors present. Nevertheless, it shortly turned successful, with Carson Daly as host and a bunch of profitable, entertaining coaches prepared to seek out the following celebrity.
Kicking off the primary season, Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera, CeeLo Inexperienced and Adam Levine stuffed the coaches’ chairs, every bringing their completely different experience to the desk. Although the Maroon 5 frontman was the primary to win season 1 with singer Javier Colon, the nation celebrity then went on to win the next three seasons in a row with Jermaine Paul, Cassadee Pope and Danielle Bradbery. Every winner was awarded $100,000 and a file take care of Common Music Group.
Aguilera and Inexperienced each took season 4 off and have been briefly changed by Shakira and Usher. The unique judges returned for his or her chairs in season 5 earlier than leaving once more in season 6.
The “Genie in a Bottle” singer briefly appeared as a part-time adviser on season 7 earlier than returning as a coach twice extra — for seasons 8 and 10, formally exiting in 2016 and later referring to the present as an “power sucker” in her life.
“It turned one thing that I didn’t really feel was what I had signed up for in season 1. … You understand it’s not about music. It’s about making good TV moments and massaging a narrative,” she told Billboard magazine in 2018. “I didn’t get into this enterprise to be a tv present host and to be given all these [rules]. … Particularly as a feminine: ‘You may’t put on this, can’t say that.’ I might discover myself on that present desperately making an attempt to precise myself by way of clothes or make-up or hair. It was my solely form of outlet.”
Followers have been shocked at her admission. By means of the years, a number of different coaches have come and gone, however just one different had the same influence. On the finish of season 16, Levine introduced that he wouldn’t be returning following a suspicious efficiency with the opposite judges at an Upfront presentation in New York Metropolis. On the time, he appeared lackadaisical, one thing each press and advertisers observed.
In a 2019 Instagram put up, he hinted that there was no unhealthy blood, including he would “be again to say hello very very quickly.” Nevertheless, in 2020, he wrote “no thanks” when a fan requested whether or not he’d return.
Scroll by way of the gallery under for all of the coaches by way of the years and why they left the present.