John Legend To Replace Jennifer Hudson As Voice Coach
Posted: 6:53 am Friday, September 14th, 2018
Huge news from Hollywood… John Legend can now check off “being a Voice Coach” off bus bucket list. Legend is also the first black man to joint the EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony) club! Big things happening for him! On Thursday, The Hollywood Reporter broke the news that Legend will replace Jennifer Hudson for The Voice‘s 16th season this coming spring.
“I’m so excited to discover talented singers and help them make the most of their gift. I hope the world is ready for #TeamJL,” Legend said in a statement. Going up next to Blake Shelton, Adam Levine and Kelly Clarkson, Hudson will still be on hand when the 15th season of The Voice premieres on September 24 on NBC, with Carson Daly returning as host.