Cee Lo Green is saying "Forget You" to "The Voice."

In an interview set to air on Wednesday's "Ellen DeGeneres Show," the musician/mentor said that he won't be returning to NBC's hit singing competition next fall.

"I'm not coming back, guys," Green said. "I don't want to wear out my welcome there."

Green appeared on the show alongside Lionel Richie. He announced on his website that he and Richie will be touring together this year under the title, "All The Hits All Night Long."

Green, along with Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera and Adam Levine, was one of the original judges/mentors when "The Voice" debuted on NBC in 2011. Last year, he and Aguilera temporarily stepped away during the winter/spring edition of the show and were replaced by Usher and Shakira. That setup will be in place again this winter when the show returns for its sixth season on Feb. 24.

Green told DeGeneres that he plans to continue his relationship with NBC.

"I have a television show development deal with them as well and hopefully some other talk show opportunities for later in the year. But yeah, I'm going to miss The Voice, too."

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