The Voice 2012: Tom Jones and Jessie J to perform live duet on Radio 2

The talent show coaches will sing as part of the station’s 2Day, which showcases a new mix of content and presenters

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Voice coaches Tom Jones and Jessie J will duet together as part of Radio 2’s 2DAY line-up on Thursday 10 May.

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The Welsh singing legend and the pop diva will perform live from The 100 Club music venue in central London during the Chris Evans show, which will move to a 6-7pm slot for the day. The programme will also be available to watch on the BBC’s Red Button service. 

Helen Thomas, 2DAY executive producer, said: “Tom Jones and Jessie J are a fantastic addition to 2DAY. We have some amazing live music and entertainment throughout the day and listeners are in for a real treat.”

Other additions to the 2DAY line-up include Blur frontman and musical innovator Damon Albarn and 2011 Brit Awards nominee Paloma Faith – who herself featured on The Voice this weekend, helping Danny O’Donoghue coach his team members for the Battles rounds.

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2DAY sees Radio 2 throw out its usual schedule for the day, to showcase a variety of content and a new mix of presenters in different time slots.