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"THE LIVE SHOWS PREMIERE"
04/21/2014 (08:00PM - 10:01PM) (Monday) : THE LIVE SHOWS PREMIERE - The top twelve artists perform live in front of coaches Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Shakira and Usher, for America's vote. Carson Daly ("Last Call with Carson Daly") hosts.
ADDITIONAL NOTES: renewed through the 2015-16 season (the show's ninth) on 5/10/15
DESCRIPTION: (from NBC's press release, June 2015) Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams have been announced as the season nine coaches and Carson Daly as host for NBC's Emmy Award-winning musical competition series "The Voice." The ninth season will begin in September. "With such an astounding group of coaches at the peak of their musical ingenuity and Carson returning as our host, we are thrilled for what season nine will bring," said Paul Telegdy, President, Alternative and Late Night Programming, NBC Entertainment. "The expertise and camaraderie of this panel will provide an immeasurable experience for the artists and must-see entertainment for all who are watching." Levine and Shelton have been "Voice" coaches since the series inception in 2011. Season nine will mark the third season for Williams and the second for Stefani.