Joe Jonas to join ‘The Voice AU’ as a manager in 2018: ‘I’ll move a lot to …

December 18, 2017 - Jonas Brothers

The fourth red chair has been filled!

Joe Jonas is strictly fasten The Voice Australia family as a manager for Season 7, set to premiere in early 2018. The news was announced Thursday morning exclusively on TODAY.

Earlier this year, Jonas, 28, was introduced to a strike TV singing foe as a coach on Adam Levine‘s group on a US chronicle of The Voice. But now he’s prepared to join a ranks of returning coaches Delta GoodremBoy George, and Kelly Rowland.

“It’s one of those things that we desired when we got to believe it with Adam, being a guest mentor, and articulate to these artists who are even comparison than me and they’re still inspired and they wish to soak adult as most information as they can get,” he told TheFIX exclusively during a sit-down in Los Angeles on Thursday.

“And it’s those tiny things that we don’t even realize can go a prolonged approach for certain artists. I’ve been doing this for roughly 20 years. So to be means to have that believe and to have worked with family [as The Jonas Brothers], to mixed bands, to going solo, to producing and mentoring, we feel like I’ll move a lot to a table.”

Starting out as a member of a Grammy Award-nominated rope The Jonas Brothers, Joe and his younger hermit Nick and comparison hermit Kevin took a universe by charge with hits such as ‘S.O.S.’ and ‘Burnin’ Up’ as they went on to sell some-more than 17 million albums globally.

Joe Jonas. Image: Channel Nine

Jonas is now a frontman of a multi-platinum-selling rope DNCE, who found present success with their self-titled entrance album, carrying won a MTV Video Music Award for Best New Artist and Best PUSH Artist during a MTV European Music Awards in 2016.

DNCE’s dermatitis strike ‘Cake By a Ocean’ has clocked scarcely 300 million views on YouTube and generated over one billion streams worldwide.


Joe Jonas. Image: Channel Nine

Last August, DNCE non-stop shows for Selena Gomez in Melbourne and Sydney. And while Jonas is currently formed in Los Angeles, entrance Down Under has poignant definition for him.

“The Jonas Brothers never done it [to Australia], though we did good [here]. And we was means to go on a vacation six, 7 years ago with one of my best friends and we desired a country. It’s such a pleasing place, extraordinary people, good food.”

“I suspicion we would have left to college there,” he added. (He would have complicated music, naturally.) “I’ve antiquated people from Australia, we wrote a strain called ‘Australia’, so it’s a special place to me. And we consider it’s one of those places that has a lot of talent.”

Joe Jonas. Image: Channel Nine

And, of course, it wouldn’t be The Voice without some healthy foe between coaches.

“I haven’t nonetheless had a attribute with Kelly [Rowland], though Boy George, who I’m a large fan of, we can see us being a ones that go during it here and there. Just since I’m such a fan of his strain and I’m assuming, entrance from a cocktail world, we competence have identical tastes,” he revealed.

“So that’s where we competence be fighting over someone, and we indeed kind of wish that happens since ultimately, we honour him, though we adore a thought that we can contest opposite one of my heroes.”

As distant as his plan to take #TeamJoe to a finale, Jonas, who certified loves “all kinds of music”, pronounced he’s looking for performers who aren’t fearful to experiment.

“I consider a lot of people assume we usually wish to work with artists that are usually like yourself. we consider infrequently that can make clarity that we have a right believe to assistance them.”

He continued, “But we grew adult personification nation music, gospel. My father was a priest so we would sing in church utterly a bit. There was even a time when we was doing RB and we worked with everybody from Lil Wayne to Rod Stewart to Nicki Minaj, and a list goes on. So we consider I’m opposite adequate that we can know stylistically what is out there, and we would like to give them a opposite opinion. Vocally, we listen for something that is singular and with a small bit of courage to it.”

On how he’ll shake things adult for Season 7, Jonas revealed, “I consider it’s going to be fun for me entrance into it. we theory we will be a youngest chairman on a panel. we consider that gives me a viewpoint to give to a younger artists.”

The Voice, hosted by Sonia Kruger, earnings to Channel Nine and 9Now in 2018.

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