Global pop music star Ed Sheeran will join NBC’s music competition series “The Voice” as a mega mentor for season 21
In season 21 of The Voice, Ed Sheeran will join alongside superstar coaches Kelly Clarkson, Ariana Grande, John Legend, and Blake Shelton, Ed Sheeran mentors the remaining artists who have made it through the Battle Rounds, as each team prepares for the Knockouts, beginning Monday, Oct. 25 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT).
Utilizing his vast experience in songwriting, musical production and performing to provide multi-faceted mentorship, Sheeran will guide the artists in their vocal and technical choices and tailor the artists’ songs to their strengths to bolster each performance. Coaches alone choose the winner from their team to advance to the Live Playoffs. Each coach has one steal in the Knockouts.
Sheeran has seen record-breaking sales across his recorded music and live performances, garnering a plethora of award wins behind some of the biggest songs in history. A four-time Grammy Award winner, he has resonated with fans across the world for his peerless songcraft and exceptional music palate.
Ed is also one of only six artists to have three songs earn RIAA Diamond certification and his most recent world tour made history as the most-attended, highest-grossing tour of all time. Sheeran’s latest studio album “=” – featuring the chart-topping lead single “Bad Habits” and its recently released follow-up “Shivers” – is set to arrive everywhere on Oct. 29.
“The Voice” is a presentation of MGM Television, Warner Bros. Unscripted Television in association with Warner Horizon, and ITV Studios The Voice USA, Inc. The series was created by John de Mol, who serves as an executive producer along with Mark Burnett, Audrey Morrissey, Amanda Zucker, Kyra Thompson and Adam H. Sher.