Kelly Rowland joins The Voice Australia for 2017

Singer Kelly Rowland is the fourth coach on the 2017 season of The Voice Australia.
Singer Kelly Rowland is the fourth coach on the 2017 season of The Voice Australia. Contributed

KELLY Rowland has been named as the fourth coach for The Voice in 2017.

The five-time Grammy Award winner will join Seal, Delta Goodrem and the recently announced Boy George for season six of the reality singing show.

In a first for the show, the four-coach judging panel will be evenly split between men and women.

It will also be the Madden brothers have not been on the show.

As a member of Destiny's Child, one of the best-selling groups of all time, Rowland has been honoured with dozens of awards and a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

"I've been a fan of The Voice for years and I'm super excited to join the family, especially in Australia. It's going to be an amazing experience and I can't wait for this season to begin," Rowland said in a statement released by Nine.

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