‘The Voice’ Top 20: The First Cuts are the Deepest

Oh the carnage! It’s cutting time at The Voice! So far, the singers have passed the Blind Auditions, the battled it out in back-to-back rounds to advance to the live shows. But by the end of the night 20 will become 12 as each of the four teams loses two members. And pulling the band-aid right off, this year’s round of 20 allows for live voting as the show goes on, meaning that there’s no waiting for a full night of results (or even a West Coast airing) before it’s time for some vocalists to say their farewells. So let’s get down to it and see who’s left. Continue reading “‘The Voice’ Top 20: The First Cuts are the Deepest”

‘The Voice’ Knockout Rounds, Night 3: Sa’Rayah, Josh Halverson + More Pack a Punch

We’re a little over halfway through the Knockout Rounds with precious few spots left for The Voice Live Shows. Who will Teams Blake, Alicia, Adam and Miley advance? That remains to be seen, but let’s take a look at the competitions waged during Night 3 of the Battle Rounds: Continue reading “‘The Voice’ Knockout Rounds, Night 3: Sa’Rayah, Josh Halverson + More Pack a Punch”

Aaron Gibson, Sa’Rayah Rule The Voice Battle Rounds, Night 3

Half the battle is getting past The Voice Battle Rounds, and while some singers can kick back and know that their ticket has already been punched to the Knockout Rounds, there’s still a good portion of vocalists yet to go head-to-head. So let’s get into Night 3 of The Voice Battle Rounds, where Teams Blake and Miley get a little more attention, while Teams Adam and Alicia only have one [fully televised] battle to worry about. Let’s dig into Night 3 of the Battles: Continue reading “Aaron Gibson, Sa’Rayah Rule The Voice Battle Rounds, Night 3”

‘The Voice’ Before The Battles: A Handicapper’s Guide

Congrats! You got chosen for The Voice, but just making the show is only half the battle and the number of competitors will nearly be cut in half by the time the Battle Rounds are done. So after the Blind Auditions, let’s take a look at each team and which singers should shape the competition as the year continues. Continue reading “‘The Voice’ Before The Battles: A Handicapper’s Guide”

The Voice Blind Auditions, Night 1: Riley Elmore, Ali Caldwell + Gabe Broussard Turn Heads + Chairs

It’s a new season of The Voice with a pair of brand new coaches eager to make their mark and a wealth of fresh talent ready to put their vocal talents to the test. The season technically began almost a month ago with a post Olympics preview and two artists being snatched up. From that moment, we could tell that Miley Cyrus and Alicia Keys were serious threats to the long-running reign of Blake Shelton and Adam Levine, as each of the newbies were well versed in salesmanship and aggressively competing to snap up Darby Walker and We McDonald. But the longtime vets have a proven track record of success on the show and grooming talent that is not to be overlooked. So with that, let’s get a look at which new voices ended up with which coaches: Continue reading “The Voice Blind Auditions, Night 1: Riley Elmore, Ali Caldwell + Gabe Broussard Turn Heads + Chairs”