AceShowbiz - How long will %cCee-Lo% Green take a break from "The Voice"? During a visit to "Today" show on Thursday, December 20, the %cGnarls Barkley% member said he would come back to sit on the spinning chair of the singing competition in its fifth season that is set to air in fall 2013.
"Let's be straight about this ladies and gentlemen: I'm not leaving 'The Voice.' I'll be back for Season 5. I'm going on hiatus. I'm doing a Las Vegas residency next year," the %c%cGoodie Mob% star explained during his appearance the morning show.
He will be replaced by %cUsher% and fellow judge %cChristina Aguilera% who will also take a hiatus will be replaced by %cShakira%. The two new additions will join original judges %cBlake Shelton% and %cMaroon 5%'s %cAdam Levine% for the Spring 2013 cycle.
The third season came to end on December 18. Cee-Lo's protege %cNicholas David% faced off Blake's two team members %cCassadee Pope% and %cTerry McDermott%. Cassadee won the contest, Terry became the runner-up, while Nick finished third.
"I really did think that my Nicholas (David) did have a very strong chance, and I do believe that he should have won," Cee-Lo told TV host %cSavannah Guthrie%, before adding quickly, "Cassadee is really talented, so we also congratulate her as well."