'The Voice' Finale Recap: And The Winner Is...
|Team Adam's Joshua and coach Adam in 2015.|
Tonight's The Voice season finale was easily nothing short of stunning and entertaining. With insane performances from Maroon 5, Ed Sheeran, Meghan Trainor, Kelly Clarkson, Luke Bryan, John Fogerty, and Sheryl Crow, not a boring moment was broadcasted. But tonight's live season 8 finale saw Sawyer Fredericks from Team Pharrell being crowned "The Voice."
Last night (Mon, May 18), the show's final 4 performed their hearts out for America to vote for them to be signed to Republic Records and be dubbed "The Voice." Yesterday, Team Pharrell's Koryn Hawthorne performed "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" by James Brown and "We Can Work It Out" by the Beatles with coach Pharrell and Pharrell's second finalist Sawyer Fredericks performed "Old Man" by Neil Young and "Summer Breeze" by Seals and Crofts with his coach. Team Adam's finalist Joshua Davis performed the hymn "Hallelujah" and "Diamonds in the Soles of Her Shoes" by Paul Simon with coach Adam. And Team Blake Shelton's finalist Meghan Linsey performed "When A Man Loves a Woman" by Percy Sledge and "Freeway of Love" by Aretha Franklin with his coach. The show saw the return of the finalists recording and performing original songs this season as well: Joshua performed his song "The Workingman's Hymn", Meghan Linsey performed her song "Change My Mind", Koryn Hawthorne performed her song "Bright Fire", and Sawyer Fredericks performed his song "Please."
Here's the top 4's placements:
4th place: Koryn Hawthorne
3rd place: Joshua Davis
2nd place: Meghan Linsey
WINNER: Sawyer Fredericks
Maroon 5 also performed their brand new single "This Summer's Gonna Hurt Like a Motherf***ker" on the show. To watch that, click on the link here: http://bitly.com/1diXtw3
Watch THE WINNER perform below:
There is no confirmation yet who will be serving as coaches on The Voice's 9th season which is expected to premiere this September on NBC.
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