Kane Brown Covers One Of Blake Shelton’s Biggest Hits On the Set Of ‘The Voice’

It’s official – Kane Brown will join Blake Shelton as a Battle Advisor on the upcoming season of NBC’s The…


Lauren Jo Black

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October 5, 2020

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It’s official – Kane Brown will join Blake Shelton as a Battle Advisor on the upcoming season of NBC’s The Voice.

The news was officially announced on Monday (Oct. 5) after Shelton teased his Advisor on Instagram over the weekend by offering fans two clues about the artist and asking them to guess who it is.

For the first clue, the “Happy Anywhere” singer listed four artists and said that his Advisor has collaborated with all of the artists listed but one. The artists were John Legend, Ava Max, Lauren Alaina and Maren Morris.

All signs pointed to Kane Brown as he has collaborated with each artist mentioned, except Maren Morris.

For the second clue, Shelton had his Advisor sing a snippet of Uncle Kracker’s song “Follow Me.”

“Here’s clue No. 2 for your guys, my Advisor is gonna sing a little something for you,” Shelton shared.

Brown’s distinctive voice was a dead giveaway and fans immediately knew he was the one joining Shelton on the new season.

After making the official announcement on Monday, Shelton teased Brown, asking him why he chose to sing an Uncle Kracker song and not one of his own. Brown then decided to sing one of Shelton’s biggest hits – “Ole Red.”

“Alright,” Shelton quipped with excitement as Brown sang the beloved tune.

Click above to watch.

The Voice is set to return on October 19 at 8 p.m. EST/PST on NBC.

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Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for Answers.com and her work being featured on Forbes.com. She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.