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The Voice is a reality singing competition show that airs on NBC. Contestants are divided into teams that have a celebrity coach. 

The show’s format features five stages, including the Blind Auditions, the Battle Rounds, the Knockouts, the Playoffs, and the Live Performance Shows. The audience votes to decide which contestant gets to stay and which ones go home. In the end, the winner of The Voice receives a recording contract and a cash prize.

Blake Shelton is the only coach who has been on the show from season 1. The other coaches have included the likes of Christina Aguilera, Kelly Clarkson, Miley Cyrus, Ariana Grande, Cee-Lo Green, Jennifer Hudson, Nick Jonas, Alicia Keys, John Legend, Adam Levine, Shakira, Gwen Stefani, Usher, and Pharrell Williams.


  • First Episode: April 26, 2011
  • Network: NBC
  • Coaches: Christina Aguilera, Kelly Clarkson, Miley Cyrus, Ariana Grande, Cee-Lo Green, Jennifer Hudson, Nick Jonas, Alicia Keys, John Legend, Adam Levine, Shakira, Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani, Usher, and Pharrell Williams
  • Seasons: 21 seasons and counting

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