The duo has signed on to function advisors to Shelton for his 20th season on the present.
“The way in which they (Dan + Shay) come collectively and vocalise collectively and make music, I assumed that might be an awesome mentor to have, these two, as a result of so many instances I am sitting right here in a scenario with these battle rehearsals and one of many artists will ask me a query about concord, and I do not know c**p about concord,” Shelton advised Entry on Monday. “I will be like, ‘Oh, you realize, I am gonna examine on that for you’, after which I by no means do, as a result of I do not know something about concord.
“Lastly, this season, I’ve received Dan + Shay right here, who, you realize, they kill it. And so they’re a pure at it, and actually, it is already come into play a few instances. It is useful to have them right here.”
The duo was pleased to affix Staff Blake after Shelton grew to become the very first main nation artist to take them on the highway.
“He took us out on actually our first tour, the Ten Occasions Crazier Tour, and I do not even suppose we had successful on the radio at that time,” Dan Smyers recalled. “He took an opportunity on us and we grew to become tremendous shut on the market. Blake, as profitable as he’s, is probably the most humble, down-to-earth dude on the market and simply an unimaginable particular person, and unimaginable position mannequin. We realized a lot from him.”
Season 20 of The Voice kicks off on 1 March, with Shelton up in opposition to Kelly Clarkson, John Legend, and Nick Jonas.
Luis Fonsi will advise Clarkson, whereas Glee star Darren Criss and Brandy will function advisors to Jonas and Legend, respectively.