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Pharrell Williams Gospel Music Show Gets Order for Netflix Series

Netflix is ​​looking to make heavenly music with Pharrell Williams.

The streaming service ordered Voice of fire, an unscripted gospel music series produced by the 13 Grammy Award winner. The pickup was first announced at the Essence festival on Sunday.

Voice of fire will follow the “Happy” singer’s hometown community as he “builds one of the most inspiring gospel choirs in the world,” according to the official connection line. Williams’ uncle, Bishop Ezekiel Williams, and his core team of “influential gospel leaders” will venture to Hampton Roads, Va., To find undiscovered talent. “Believing that various stories can make their collective voice more meaningful, the Bishop and his team will seek out people of all ages, ethnicities and backgrounds.”

Williams is no stranger to reality TV. He was previously a coach on NBC The voice, winner in season 8 with singer Sawyer Fredericks. He was also a guest judge on the US version of The X factor, as good as Project Runway All Stars.

Voice of fire joins a growing list of unscripted series on Netflix, including The circle, Love is blind and hip-hop competition Rhythm + Flow – all of which have been renewed for additional seasons.

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