Kelsea Ballerini is set to lend her voice on an upcoming ‘Wild Wheels’ episode of Blaze and the Monster Machines, an animated series for children on Nickelodeon, according to tasteofcountry.com.
In the animal-themed special, Ballerini will play the role of Tooks, an athletic toucan-truck. Her episode, titled “Toucan Do It!” will air on May 31 at 12PM ET/PT on Nickelodeon.
The “Yeah Boy” singer is not the only country act gracing the screen in animated form. Billy Ray Cyrus will also serve as a guest on the first special of the series in an episode titled “Animal Island.” Cyrus plays the part of Lazard, a greedy lizard-truck, a press release notes. His episode will premiere on May 29 at 12PM ET/PT.
Darius Rucker will also voice a character named Thunderwing, a tough-talking falcon-truck, in an upcoming episode set to premiere later this year. The ‘Wild Wheels’ specials follow Blaze and friends as they transform into animal-trucks and meet new friends on Animal Island, a unique place where everyone is a talking monster truck animal.
Aside from her TV voiceover work, Ballerini has been gearing up to hit the road with Lady Antebellum on their You Look Good World Tour, which kicked off on Friday (May 26) in California. The singer has shared her excitement for the tour through social media.
“Woke up before the alarm…so so excited to kick off the You Look Good tour tomorrow. New songs, new production, new everything!! Eeeek!” she shared on Twitter.