Blake Shelton returns to TV for an NBC reality series.  "The Voice" premieres April 26 and will feature four professional musicians selecting a team of amateur singers by only hearing their voice.  An NBC vice-president Paul Telegdy says choosing Blake was an en easy decision...

"We couldn't have a panel that represented the hottest American music without a strong country presence, and Blake is at the top of his game right now," said Telegdy.

You may recall in 2007, Blake was part of an NBC reality series "Clash of the Choirs."  Here's a video of the choir Blake assembled for that show.  His group finished 3rd out fo 5 teams.  Get more details at Blake Shelton's website by clicking here.