The Voice UK has had a dramatic makeover with two new judges joining the panel – here’s what you need to know about one of them.
THE Voice UK is be returning to our screens on January 7 and there will be two new faces on the judging panel this series.
It promises to be bigger and better than ever after defecting from the BBC to ITV with Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson and Gavin Rossdale joining the show.
Gavin made a bit of a gaffe when he appeared on This Morning to promote the new series- he got his fingers the wrong way round accidentally flicked a V sign at the viewers!
So just who is Gavin Rossdale?
Who is Gavin Rossdale?
Gavin Rossdale is an English musician and actor and he is best known for being the lead singer of the rock band Bush and married to Gwen Stefani.
The pair met in 1995 when No Doubt and Bush were on tour together, after a few years they got married in 2002 before divorcing in 2016.
The pair have three children together but after 14 years of marriage Gwen filed for divorce in April of this year, citing “irreconcilable differences” as the cause.
Gavin was frontman for the rock band Bush, they formed in 1992 but separated for eight years in 2002 he joined Institute as a lead singer and guitarist before embarking on a solo career.
The talented musician was ranked ranked 75th in the Top 100 Heavy Metal Vocalists by Hit Parader and in 2013 he received the British Academy’s Ivor Novello Award for International Achievement.
And now, Gavin is appearing as a judge on The Voice UK.
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Who are Bush?
Bush are a British rock band and they found fame after releasing their debut album Sixteen Stone in 1994, which is certified 6 time multi-platinum.
The band found major success in America, selling over 10 million records and they had numerous top 10 singles on the Billboard rock charts and a number one album.
They broke up in 2002 after one of the members retired but in 2010 the band reunited and have been recording new music and going on tour again.
When does The Voice UK start?
The Voice UK starts on ITV on Saturday January 7 at 8pm.
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