It’s the final night of competition on “The Voice”. The four remaining artists – Katie Kadem, Rose Short, Jake Hoot, and Ricky Duran – will all perform for the final fan votes of the season.
This is the first time in seven years that all four coaches have a singer in the finals.
Each singer will perform three times – two solos, including a new single, and a holiday duet with their coach.
Ricky Duran gets the night of music started off with his take on the Tom Petty hit “Runnin’ Down a Dream” and brought the house down. Carson said that they loved the rock and roll; adding that they have missed it on the show. Kelly said that Ricky’s range was incredible. John agreed that it was cool to hear classic rock on the show; adding that he loved what Ricky was doing. Blake said that Ricky never lets anyone down; adding that he did a great job.
Next up Jake Hoot performs his new single “Better Off Without You”. Jake co-wrote the song. He is the only one of the final four who had a hand in writing their new original single. Gwen said that it was exciting to hear an original song. Kelly called Jake a great writer; adding that she liked that he got to showcase his writing talent.
Katie Kadem and Coach John Legend perform the first duet of the night with “Merry Christmas, Baby”.
Rose Short performs her original song “Steamroller”. Carson called the performance awesome. Blake said that he wasn’t sure he has ever heard a better pairing of a singer and an original song on the show. Gwen noted that Rose was having a good time on stage.
Blake and Ricky pair up for their duet of the Chuck Berry song “Run, Run, Rudolph”.
Katie Kadem sings her original single “All Better”. Kelly said that it was a killer song and well matched up. John said that the song and Katie was a perfect marriage.
Kelly and Jake Hoot pair up for the performance of the Sarah McLachlan song “Winter Song”.
In the final duet of the night is Gwen and Rose with the Gwen Stafani song “My Gift is You”.
Jake Hoot gives his final performance of the night with “Amazed” by Lonestar. Jake has been the most streamed artist this season and his performance of “Desperato” ranked number one on the iTunes music chart. Saying that she was a big fan, Gwen called the performance beautiful. Kelly said that Jake is everything she grew up hearing in Country music.
For her final performance, Katie Kadem sang the Aerosmith smash “I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing”. With the crowd cheering, Blake noted that people love Katie; saying that the performance was incredible. John said that he was honoured to work with Katie this season; adding that she has been incredible all season.
For his final performance, Ricky sang his original song “A Woman Like Her”. Kelly said that Ricky reminded her of Bruce Springsteen; adding that it was a perfect song. John said that he was jealous that he wasn’t pitched the song; adding that he feels like it will be the most streamed original song. Blake called it Ricky’s best performance of the season.
Closing out the night, Rose sang the Elton John song “Border Song” and brought the coaches to their feet. John said that it was a very special performance and a beautiful moment. Gwen noted that Rose has known what to do all along the way; adding that Rose is a magical person.
A new winner will be crowned on Tuesday in a star studded two hour event.