The photos are photoshopped as hell, of course. And the background picture might have originated on the Universal Studios lot. Plus, the tagline “Together Again” surely refers to last spring, when the coaches never did work together after taping the Blinds, Battles and Playoffs. After production shutdown due to coronavirus concerns, the show came together with talent and contestants alike zooming their parts into a central production location.
But now, host Carson Daly and the coaches are back at Universal Studios, operating within COVID-19 regulations, which means plenty of hand sanitizer and social distancing. The artists are auditioning in front of the coaches, but no hugging when a singer lands on a team!
While Blake, Kelly and John worked together for three seasons, Gwen returned to her big red chair after Nick Jonas kept it warm last season.
The Voice season 19 premieres on NBC Monday October 19. Check out the key art below.