"" has hired a new coach. NBC has announced that is joining the show in season 7 following Green's exit after season 5. The network revealed on Twitter Monday, March 31 after a series of hints, "Okay, we can OFFICIALLY say it! WE ARE SO #HAPPY to announce PHARRELL WILLIAMS = #NewVoiceCoach for SEASON 7."
"It's been a huge year for Pharrell, with recognition for his contribution in the world of music - the '' franchise soundtracks, his Oscar-nominated song 'Happy' and his Grammy-winning collaboration with on the breakout dance hit 'Get Lucky'," said Paul Telegdy, president, alternative and late night programming, NBC Entertainment. "His dominance in record sales in 2014, coupled with his incomparable accomplishments in the world of fashion and design, make him an irresistible addition to 'The Voice' family."