On Wednesday morning, The Voice judge Cee Lo Green announced that he was leaving the show to pursue another album as well as other projects he is hindered form doing while helping with the show. While the split was amicable, fans have been trying to either deny the news or find a way to deal with it.
NBC released a statement on Cee Lo’s decision, reenforcing his notion that the split was amicable and the the two sides ares parting ways on good terms.
“The Voice has been an immensely enjoyable experience for me and I can only hope I have enriched the lives of our viewers, the contestants, and the many friends I made there,” Green said. “I will always be there in spirit. Meanwhile, NBC and I plan to continue our relationship with several new co-ventures including a new music show, while we also explore our ideas for me to create and host a new show of my own. I will not go quietly into the night… expect more great music and entertainment done in my own unique unmistakable and undeniable way. The Voice has given me all the altitude and incentive to do just that. Thanks for the memories and make way for many more!”
A return to The Voice is hardly out of the question for Cee Lo Green, but for the time being it appears that he’s going to be moving on.
On the bright side though, this means that a new Cee Lo Green album is likely on the way, which will help numb he sting of him leaving the show.