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    Posted on Mar 16, 2015

    Exclusive: Nate Ruess Of Fun To Join "The Voice" As A Key Adviser

    "I've heard nothing but great things about Blake, Pharrell, Christina, and the guy with the tattoos."

    There have been a lot of really impressive advisor's on The Voice this season: Lionel Richie, Meghan Trainor, Nick Jonas, Ellie Goulding. Now, BuzzFeed Music has learned, Nate Ruess of fun. will be joining their ranks as key advisor.

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    Ruess' band fun. is on a break, but he's remained busy working on solo material. He's "been creating non-stop at the studio, so I've decided to step back for a couple days and go on a mini-vacation," he tells BuzzFeed Music via email.

    "I'm actually going to be schlepping my talents down the road to Burbank where I have the honor of being this season’s key advisor on ‘The Voice!’" Ruess says.

    Ruess will be advising all the remaining contestants on the show for three episodes starting March 23rd, when the knockout rounds begin. He knows a little something about protecting and nurturing a voice.

    "I'm super excited and always happy to lend whatever knowledge I have to other vocalists," he tells BuzzFeed Music. "Plus I've heard nothing but great things about Blake, Pharrell, Christina, and the guy with the tattoos."

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    Fun!