Current coach Miley Cyrus will take a short break from the show, but will be back for Season 13, according to a release. The remaining coach chairs will be announced at a later date.
Carson Daly will also be back for the three-time Emmy Award-winning show. Season 12 will begin in February, 2017.
“We can’t wait to experience the unique chemistry and energy Gwen, Alicia, Blake and Adam will bring to Season 12,” said Paul Telegdy, President, Alternative and Reality Group, NBC Entertainment. “With Miley returning for Season 13, we’re truly ecstatic about the unmatched musical know-how and talent coming together in our coming seasons.”
Ratings for the musical competition series are healthy this fall, averaging a 4.2 rating in adults 18-49 and 14.7 million viewers overall in “most current” results from Nielsen Media Research for the opening two weeks of the season. ”
The Voice continues the Battle Rounds tonight (Oct. 18) 8 p.m. EST on NBC.