The Real Story Behind Cee-Lo’s Departure From ‘The Voice’

February 19, 2014 AT 7:11 PM
Just days before facing a judge on felony drug charges, Cee-Lo Green has announced that he will not be returning as a coach for season seven of the hit NBC reality TV show “The Voice.” The singer said in a statement Wednesday, “There are numerous reasons that led to this decision, which has been amicably reached with NBC, but I'm excited to be developing several other ideas with the network and my association with NBC remains strong.”