People magazine has confirmed that Selena Gomez will appear as Gwen’s adviser for season 9 of The Voice.
Us Weekly has announced that pop star Selena Gomez will be joining Gwen as a mentor for upcoming season 9 of The Voice. Sources close to the show (that have yet to be confirmed) are saying that Selena has been a favorite among The Voice crew and has “exceeded everyone’s expectations”.
Selena is said to be joining alongside Gwen during the Battle Rounds (as Gavin did with her in season 7) which air after the initial Blind Auditions. If true, she will sit with Gwen while giving advice and helping her team work through their material to try and advance to the next rounds.
Other said mentors announced include John Fogerty with Adam Levine, Brad Paisley with Blake Shelton and Missy Elliott with Pharrell Williams.
Gwen returns to The Voice for season 9 which debuts on Monday, September 21, on NBC.
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