Usher Recruits Jill Scott as Mentor for New Season of ‘The Voice’

The Voice returns to TV on February 24 and it’s bringing some Philly flavor along for the ride. Usher, who will complete a second stint as guest judge, has recruited Jill Scott as a mentor for his team.

“That’s my secret weapon, incredible, as a writer, as a musician, as an actress, all those elements really help to prepare artists,” says the “Climax” singer of his new collaborator.

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