The Voice is “What I really want to do is direct” for musicians.
A bunch of famous singers take the producer role and make something out of nothing.
There’s an entertainment value to watching great singers perform. And there’s a thrill when each celebrity turns to check them out. And great sideways camera angles that get more than one celeb down the line.
What there needs to be is a competition for writers. Hundreds of quiet, socially awkward bibliophiles try uncomfortably to pitch books to publishers.