The Voice announces its second-season battle round advisers, including Kelly Clarkson

American Idol‘s first winner and Nashville Star finalist Miranda Lambert are among the advisers who will help contestants during The Voice‘s battle rounds during its second season.

NBC announced the pairings this morning: Adam Levine’s team will be helped by Alanis Morissette and Robin Thicke; Blake Shelton’s team will get help from Miranda Lambert, Blake’s wife, and Kelly Clarkson; Cee Lo Green’s team will be coached by Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds and Ne-Yo; and Christina Aguilera’s team has Jewel and Lionel Richie.

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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