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Questions over Minogue’s future with The Voice

With possible conflicts with Kylie Minogue’s tour at the end of the year and the next season of The Voice UK, speculation was rife that she wouldn’t be returning.  The BBC is keen to retain her though if the series is recommissioned saying they are aware of Kylie’s touring commitments and are looking to accommodate them.

Belgian teacher discovers new discipline

A Belgian maths teacher, frustrated that threats of detention weren’t working with his students, started to threaten them with revelations as to which characters died in the fourth season of Game of Thrones if they refused to comply with his request for silence. Strangely enough, the tactic worked.

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Mel-BMel B and Benji Madden have today been announced as Coaches alongside Delta Goodrem and Joel Madden in the first season of The Voice Kids Australia.

Mel B is best known as Scary Spice of the Spice Girls, and in a career spanning over 20 years she has added television personality, author, fashion leader, stage star, philanthropist, entrepreneur and mother to her list of ever-expanding credits..

Apart from singing, Mel has been a regular on television over the past few years with positions on America’s Got Talent, Dancing With The Stars, and a reality series based on the pop star’s life titled Mel B: It’s a Scary World, which was sold to 34 countries. Australia saw more of Mel when she was a judge on The X Factor for two years, a role that gave the popular personality an even stronger local fan base. Continue reading »

McMullenDarren McMullen’s “Outsiders” - Premieres Tuesdays at 8.30PM – from 21 January 2014 on National Geographic Channel

The Voice’s Darren McMullen has left the sqwuaking wannabe’s behind (for the time being) and is rolling up his sleeves to live, work and play alongside some of the wildest characters in Europe. He’s on a mission to not only meet these fascinating people, but to live with them, experience their subcultures and get stuck into their curious activities. From the Viking metal music lovers in Oslo, to the prosperity hunting bear men of Romania, each stop on this outlandish outing is an invite into the lives of people who exist on the edge. Continue reading »

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Merged Rankings to create a single 2013 series average

1 THE X FACTOR GRAND FINAL-WINNER ANNOUNCED Network 7 2,404,000
2 THE VOICE GRAND FINAL -WINNER ANNOUNCED Network 9 2,380,000
3 THE X FACTOR GRAND FINAL Network 7 2,290,000
4 THE VOICE -WED Network 9 2,121,000
5 THE VOICE GRAND FINAL Network 9 2,093,000 Continue reading »

kylie voiceGrammy Award-winning superstars and current Coaches of The Voice UK, will.i.am and Kylie Minogue, are set to join The Voice Australia family in 2014.

They will take up their red chairs next to returning Coaches Ricky Martin and Joel Madden in the new season of the hit show on Channel Nine next year.

will.i.am is a seven-time Grammy Award winner. Known for his work with The Black Eyed Peas, he has sold more than 33 million albums and 58 million singles worldwide. Earlier this year will.i.am released #willpower, his solo effort featuring a bold fusion of hip-hop, R&B, and electronic/dance music. The album includes the multi-platinum single Scream & Shout, plus thatPOWER featuring Justin Bieber and Fall Down featuring Miley Cyrus. Continue reading »

kylieKylie Minogue is joining BBC singing show The Voice as one of the coaches in the new series. The Australian will join returning stars will.i.am and Sir Tom Jones in the third series with a fourth coach yet to be announced.

She said: “I’m very excited to become a coach on The Voice. I love the concept of the show and have been an avid viewer of both series. “The search for new talent is such an important aspect of the music industry and The Voice gives us all a part to play in that. Will I be competitive? Probably more than even I imagine! Watch this space!”

voicekidsThe Nine Network today announced it has commissioned The Voice Kids for 2014 – a new series to showcase the vocal talent of Aussie kids aged 8-14. It will be produced by Shine Australia.

After the extraordinary success of the first two seasons of The Voice Australia, the spin-off program has now opened auditions for the next generation of singers to reveal the same talent and heart-stopping moments as the grown-ups do on The Voice. Continue reading »

martin voice sRicky Martin is on his way back to Australia for his first tour in 13 years and is likely to sign on for another year in The Voice’s red chair. As Martin drops the video for latest hit Come With Me, he revealed he is in negotiations to return to Australia for the third season of The Voice.

“We are working on that right now, I can’t tell you yes or no but oh my God, I would love to do it again,” he said. “I don’t mind spending another year in Australia, are you kidding me? Let’s see what happens.” Continue reading »