The Blind Auditions are over and the teams have been completed, it’s time for the battles to begin on season 17 of “The Voice”.
Dane and Stephanie
Preston C. Howell
To help get the teams ready for the battle rounds, the coaches have brought in some extra special help…
John Legend brought in former “The Voice” coach Usher
Blake brought in award winning singer Darius Rucker
Kelly brought in former Fifth Harmony singer Normani
Gwen brought in “The Voice” UK coach and award winning artist will.i.am.
The first battle was from team Legend between Zoe and Khalea singing “The Boy is Mine”. John chose Khalea as the winner of the battle.
This season not only can the coaches steal a singer, a coach can also save one of their singers.
John pushed to save Zoe; Gwen and Kelly pushed to steal Zoe. Zoe chose to stay with John Legend.
Blake paired up Kat and Josie for a battle of the John Denver song “Take Me Home Country Roads”. Blake chose Kat as the winner of the battle. No one stole or saved Josie
Kelly paired Melinda and Shane for a battle of “Too Good at Goodbyes” by Sam Smith. Kelly chose Shane as the winner of the battle. Kelly pushed to save Melinda and John pushed to steal her. Melinda chose to stay with Kelly.
Kelly paired Alex and Injoy for a battle of “Home”. Kelly chose Alex as the winner of the battle. No one stole Injoy.
Kelly paired up Elise and Myracle for a battle of the Ariana Grande song “Breathin”. Gwen chose Myracle as the winner of the battle. No one stole or saved Elise.
In a series of cllips…
John paired Matt New and Max Boyle for a battle with Max winning the battle.
Blake paired Cali Wilson and EllieMae for a battle with Cali taking the win.
John paired Destiny and Katie for a battle of the Sir Elton John hit “Tiny Dancer”. John chose Katie Kaden as the winner of the battle. As she was walking off the stage Blake pushed his button to steal Destiny; followed by Gwen. Destiny chose Gwen to be her new coach.
Battle round teams:
Zoe Upkins – saved
Melinda Rodriguez – save
Destiny Rayne – steal