Gwen Stefani returning to The Voice in season 9 |


Gwen Stefani returning to The Voice in season 9

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With Christina Aguilera taking a break, it appears Gwen Stefani will make her return to The Voice’s red swivel chair as a coach in the show’s upcoming ninth season.

Stefani will return alongside fellow coaches Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, and Pharrell Williams. And of course, Carson Daly will return as host. 

“I’m coming back and am so excited! I can’t believe I get to return to The Voice,” Stefani said in a press release. “It’s so inspiring to be around such incredible talent and music. I’m looking forward to working again with Adam, Blake and Pharrell. I love those guys.”

The Voice’s ninth season, which begins in September, will mark Stefani’s second season on the show and Williams’ third. As for Levine and Shelton, well, they’ve been there since day one.