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Miley Cyrus Joins NBC’s ‘The Voice’

Singer will act as key adviser on competition series

Miley Cyrus has been named a key adviser for the upcoming 10th season of NBC’s “The Voice,” TheWrap has learned.

Cyrus also shared the news on Twitter, along with a picture of herself licking a key set piece. She captioned the photo, “Lickin [Christina Aguilera‘s] buttonz! @NBCTheVoice #keyadviser #season10”

A singer, songwriter, actress and philanthropist, Cyrus hosted both the VMAs and “Saturday Night Live” in 2015 in addition to serving as its musical guest. She was named Artist of the Year by MTV in 2013 and has released five No. 1 albums as well as seven top-10 songs.

“When Miley speaks, everyone pays attention. Our artists are very lucky to have the benefit of her instincts and wisdom,” said Paul Telegdy, president of alternative and late night programming for NBC Entertainment. “Our viewers will be treated to an inside look at one of the brightest minds in music and the entertainment industry who is at the forefront of pop culture.”

Coaches for the upcoming season of “The Voice” are Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Pharrell Williams and Christina Aguilera.

“The Voice” is a presentation of United Artists Media Group (an MGM company), Talpa Media USA Inc. and Warner Horizon Television. The series was created by John de Mol, who serves as executive producer along with Mark Burnett, Audrey Morrissey, Lee Metzger and Jay Bienstock.

The new season of “The Voice” begins with a two-hour episode Feb. 29 at 8 p.m./7c on NBC.