Taylor Swift Reportedly Joining 'The Voice' as Advisor

Taylor Swift, 2014
Sarah Barlow

Taylor Swift will advise contestants across all four teams.

Taylor Swift will join The Voice as an advisor for the NBC competition show’s upcoming seventh season, according to US Weekly.

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The “Shake It Off” singer will be working with veteran voice coaches Adam Levine and Blake Shelton, as well as newcomers Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams.

Swift, who made a surprise appearance on The Voice in 2013, will advise contestants across all four teams, similar to the mentoring role Coldplay’s Chris Martin had during season six, a source told US Weekly.

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Swift recently took over as the top artist in the U.S., vaulting to No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100, marking her first week atop the chart. She'd re-entered the list at No. 69 last week as buzz built for her new Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 "Shake It Off." Her new album, 1989, will be released on Oct. 27.

She joins previously announced guest mentors Stevie Nicks (working with Levine), Gavin Rossdale of Bush (working alongside his wife Stefani), Little Big Town (working with Shelton) and Alicia Keys (working with Williams).

The Voice’s seventh season is scheduled to premiere on Sept. 22.


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