Kylie Minogue is new coach on The Voice, UK

Kylie Minogue will replace British singer Jessie J as a coach on reality TV singing series The Voice UK, joining and Tom Jones for its third season.

"I'm very excited," said the 45-year-old Australian pop star. "I love the concept of the show and have been an avid viewer of both (seasons)."

She added: "Will I be competitive? Probably more than even I imagine! Watch this space!"

Meanwhile, the search continues for the show's fourth coach to fill the last remaining red swivel chair.

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