The Voice judge Ariana Grande to give 1 million dollars to fans for mental health
- Ariana Grande will replace Nick Jonas as the judge of The Voice
- Grande has joined The Voice as the highest paid coach
- The singer would give away 1 million dollars to her fans for mental health
Taking over as the judge of The Voice season 21, Ariana Grande will replace Nick Jonas. Grande recently joined The Voice as the highest paid coach. She will be paid between $20 and $25 million for her time with contestants. The newest coach does not stop at vocal talent when it comes to her generosity.
On June 29, Grande, from The Voice announced that she will give away 1 million dollars to fans for mental health. The singer would give away the sum in therapy to her 247 million followers on Instagram. The actor took to Instagram to announce about this initiative. The singer partnered with Better Help, the world’s largest e-counseling program to provide access to licensed, trained and accredited therapists.
“While acknowledging that therapy should not be for a privileged few but something everyone has access to, and acknowledging that this doesn’t fix that issue in the long run, i really wanted to do this anyway in hopes of inspiring you to dip a toe in, to feel okay asking for help, and to hopefully rid your minds of any sort of self judgement in doing so!” Grande captioned the post.
The singer openly acknowledges the impact of therapy on her ever-changing life in the spotlight. It is no wonder that mental health is so close to her heart. The newest coach plans to continue working towards spreading mental health awareness. “Healing is not linear or easy but you are worth the effort and time, I promise!” Grande continued her caption.
Grande told fans that she would be joining The Voice season 21 via social media in March. The singer shared, “Surprisee !!! I am beyond thrilled, honored, excited to be joining @kellyclarkson @johnlegend @blakeshelton next season ~ season 21 of @nbcthevoice !”
The Voice will return for season 21 in the fall.