Written by Giavanna Foster
NBC’s The Voice has revealed the season 12 finalists. Here’s the scoop:
Carson Daly named Chris Blue, Lauren Duski, and Aliyah Moulden the first three finalists. Then Hunter Plake, Brennley Brown, and Jesse Larson sang for the Instant Save. Only one singer can receive the Instant Save. Hunter Plake sang OneRepublic’s “Love Runs Out”. Brennley Brown sang “Warrior” by Demi Lovato. Jesse Larson sang “Tennessee Whiskey” by David Allan Coe. Carson Daly announced that Jesse Larson received the Instant Save. By receiving the Instant Save, Jesse became the fourth finalist.
Season 12 finalists: Chris Blue, Lauren Duski, Jesse Larson, Aliyah Moulden
Chris Blue is on Team Alicia. Chris sang “The Tracks of My Tears” by The Miracles. Chris received the final spot on The Voice‘s twelfth season. Alicia Keys was impressed by Chris Blue’s technicality. “How did you learn all those tricks, man?” Alicia asked Chris during his audition. Alicia stated that she was looking for a bluesy, soulful artist like him.
Lauren Duski is on Team Blake. She sang “You Were Meant For Me” by Jewel. She impressed Adam Levine, Gwen Stefani, and Blake Shelton during her blind audition. Adam said that Lauren brought something new to this song. “It would be the most refreshing thing in this show’s history for someone like you to win The Voice,” Adam Levine expressed. “You’re someone who can clearly win this thing,” Blake predicted.
Jesse Larson is on Team Adam. He sang “Jealous Guy” by John Lennon. “The way you sing and the way you play… It’s the coolest thing I’ve heard in my entire life,” Adam Levine expressed. Adam added that, in this song, he heard CeeLo Green and Eddie Van Halen. Then, Adam Levine predicted that Jesse could win the entire competition.
Aliyah Moulden is on Team Blake. She sang “Hound Dog” by Big Mama Thornton. She impressed Gwen Stefani, Alicia Keys, and Blake Shelton during the blind auditions.
“You have so much power and energy in your vocals,” Blake Shelton said. “By the end of this show, you’re going to be blossoming in a way that you never imagined,” Alicia added.
NBC’s The Voice will air its season finale on Mondays and Tuesdays. Tune in at 8/ 7c next Monday to see the finalists perform. On Tuesday, the season 12 winner will be named.
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