Slow Hands Niall Horan
6 January 2012, 21:03
The 'Mr Know-It-All' singer will serve as an adviser to Blake Shelton on the popular US reality series.
Kelly Clarkson and Ne-Yo are among several artists who have agreed to appear as special advisers on the next season of The Voice US.
The NBC show's second season is due to begin next month and all four vocal coaches will be supported by two advisers are certain points on the series.
The 'Mr. Know-It-All' singer and country star Miranda Lambert have been called in to help Blake Shelton with his acts while Christina Aguilera has tasked Jewel and Lionel Richie to assist her.
'Forget You' singer Cee Lo Green will be advised by Kenny 'Babyface' Edmonds and R&B star Ne-Yo, while Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine will have help from both Alanis Morissette and Robin Thicke.
"These renowned musicians will bring their unique and recognizable musical styles to the teams," NBC President of Late Night and Alternative Programming Paul Telegdy said in a press release. "They are well-respected singers whose invaluable experience will be a tremendous asset to Christina Aguilera, Cee Lo Green, Adam Levin and Blake Shelton's artists."
The UK edition of The Voice is scheduled to begin in March with Jessie J, Will.i.am, Tom Jones and Danny O'Donoghue comprising the show's judging panel.
The Voice US begins its second season on NBC on 5th February.