In the past two weeks, two out of the four judges on the upcoming season of NBC's hit talent completion, The Voice, have terminated their long-term marriages. But before Gwen Stefani announced that she was divorcing her husband of 13 years, Gavin Rossdale, and Blake Shelton and wife Miranda Lambert announced that they were already divorced, nine other unlucky couples called it quits after one of the partners appeared on the show! Is it their karma for crushing contestants' dreams, or another reality show curse? Click through these 11 photos as Radar reveals whose relationships ended after their time on the show.
ARCHIVE PHOTOS Gavin Rossdale and Gwen Stefani
After Stefani replaced Christina Aguilera as a judge for season 9 of The Voice, the "Cool" singer apparently became too cool for her partner of 20 years, Rossdale! She filed for divorce from her husband of 13 years and father to her three sons – Kingston, 9, Zuma, 7, and 1-year-old Apollo Rossdale — on Aug. 3 after she started filming for this upcoming season.
Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert Divorce Announcement
Stefani apparently took a cue from Shelton, who announced one week prior that he and his country superstar wife Lambert had already finalized their divorce and were leading separate lies. As Radar reported, Stefani and Shelton have already started to lean on each other for support during this difficult time. Let's hope they don't take their anger out on the contestants!
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"Get Lucky" singer Pharell Williams got lucky on October 12, 2014, when he married his lady love Helen Lasichanh. But prior to dating her, he did not have such luck with his ex-girlfriend Vashtie Kola, who threated to expose the music icon over the bitter breakup while he was a newbie judge on The Voice.
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It is not only the judges that have gone through divorce after appearing on The Voice though! Chris Martin appeared as a voice coach for all four judges on season 6 of the show. At the time, he was consciously-uncoupling with ex-wife Gwyneth Paltrow and decided to divorce in April.
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It must be in the music, because country legend Reba McEntire shocked the world this week as well when she and husband of 26 years, Narvel Blackstone, announced they were divorcing too. McEntire was a voice coach for Shelton on Season One of The Voice, as well as an assistant Adam Levine and Christina Aguilera in seasons to come, prior to her split from Blackstone.
Robin Thicke and Paula Patton arrive at the 2014 Grammy Awards in Los Angeles
Robin Thicke served as a voice coach for Levine on Season Two of The Voice. Two years later, the "Blurred Lines" singer's wife Paula Patton filed for divorce from him.
Taylor Swift and Harry Styles in NYC’s Central Park and at the Central Park Zoo.
Taylor Swift has served as a vocal coach for almost all of the judges since the show began. Although the "Blank Space" singer has clearly filled the empty void with her current hunk, DJ Calvin Harris, her breakups with Harry Styles and others simply gave her new material to share with her reality show trainees!
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One woman's trash is another woman's treasure! Ellie Goulding, who was a vocal coach last season on The Voice has said she regrets ever ditching Calvin Harris, who got snagged up by Taylor Swift. Who could blame her?
2012 American Country Awards – Arrivals
Singer-songwriter Jewel served as coach on Christina Aguilera's team on season two of The Voice in 2012. Two years later, in July of 2014, the singer and her former world champion cowboy and Professional Bull Rider Ty Murray announced that they were ending their marriage after six years.
57th Annual GRAMMY Awards – Arrivals
Lambert, served as a vocal coach on two seasons of The Voice – to her ex-husband Shelton and "Dirty" singer Aguilera. It is a pretty safe bet that she will not be helping out this upcoming season!
2015 Billboard Music Awards – Arrivals
Heartthrob Nick Jonas served as a vocal coach for Pharell Williams before the "Chains" singer was unchained from his beauty-queen girlfriend, Olivia Culpo. Hopefully, he will be appearing again on Season 9 – shirtless and single.