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BBC Confirm The Voice Judging Panel Line-Up

The Script's Danny O'Donoghue & Tom Jones join Jessie J & Will.I.Am...

The BBC have finally confirmed who will be joining Jessie J and Will.I.Am as judges on new talent show, The Voice.

Following reports that Will Young was going to be a panelist, the full line-up has now been revealed, with legendary singer Tom Jones and The Script frontman Danny O'Donoghue confirmed.


Speaking about his new role, Jones said: "I’m excited about The Voice, and thrilled to be participating as a Coach. This is a strong show; it’s all about talent – but it’s also exciting, competitive and compelling television."

The Welsh crooner continued: "I’ve been blessed over the years to share the stage with some of the worlds finest artists, and I look forward to being part of the team that discovers a great, new, genuine talent."

The Script's Danny stated: "I’m a massive fan of The Voice, so to be involved as a coach is amazing. This is a show unlike any other because it puts vocal ability first above all else."

He added: "I look forward to putting my team together and battling it out with the other coaches to see who wins this unique, credible competition. I’m in it to win it!”

Holly Willoughby and Reggie Yates will host The Voice - which is based on the popular US series, where Christina Aguilera, Cee Lo Green and Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine make up the judging panel.

The Voice is expected to rival The X Factor next year, when it starts next spring.