Kathie Lee & Hoda: Usher New Coach On The Voice
He told Kathie Lee and Hoda this is going to be the best season of The Voice and he promised the first episode was the best episode in the past three seasons of the show. He said he is going into this new opportunity with his “guns blazing” and he is going to find the best voice on the show and make them the winner of the competition.
Although the game is a competition, even for the judges, Usher said every one of the other judges has welcomed him onto the show. He said they made room for him on the show and he has been sticking close to Blake Shelton because he has been making him feel the most comfortable.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Usher Strategy On The Voice
Usher said he is taking the competition very seriously. He wants to find a singer that has it all, saying he hopes to find someone even better than Justin Bieber. His strategy on the show is to let his passion for music shine through so the competitors know exactly who they want to go to for guidance. At that point, Usher said he can work with the singer to make them the best entertainer they can be. He told Kathie Lee and Hoda, “artists’ development is my thing.”
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Usher vs Shakira On The Voice
As for working with Shakira on the show, Usher said she is going to be the person to beat because she is convincing and she is aggressive. The group of judges that were put together for the fourth season “have a chemistry that works,” according to Usher.
You can see more of Usher March 25 2013 on the premiere of The Voice on NBC.