On the Live Show broadcast on May 15th, fans voted for Grace West (Team Blake), D. Smooth (Team Kelly), Gina Miles (Team Niall), Sorelle (Team Chance), and NOIVAS (Team Blake) to move on to the next round. The winner of “The Voice” will be announced tonight by presenter Carson Daly during the show’s live finale. Top-charting singers will perform, as will finalist/coach duets, and there will be other surprises to honor Blake Shelton in his final season. Can he win for the 10th time and set a new record? Could Chance the Rapper, Niall Horan, or Kelly Clarkson ruin his farewell performance? www.tvacute.com provides a comprehensive recap on this page.
The Voice 2023 Live Finale Part 2 Recap: Who Won The Voice 2023?
For the season finale of The Voice, Carson Daly comes knocking on Bake’s door, and everyone in the production office is excited for him to perform. As soon as he walks up on stage, Adam Levine hugs him like a bug. Adam warns Blake not to fumble his final chance. Carson introduces the new coaches: Kelly Clarkson, Chance the Rapper, and Niall Horan. CeeLo Green performs a medley of tunes from the 1980s because Blake is a huge fan of that decade. Chloe Kohanski, winner of Season 13, Cam Anthony, winner of Season 20, Wendy Moten, winner of Season 21, and Bodie, winner of Season 22, all join CeeLo.
Grace West and NOIVAS from Team Blake, Gina Miles from Team Niall, Sorelle from Team Chance, and D. Smooth from Team Kelly make up the final four. Niall and Gina are up first for their coach’s duet, and they’ll be doing Billy Joel’s “New York State of Mind.” Niall claims he regularly belts it out at karaoke when tipsy.
Carson reveals that the grand prize consists of a trip for two to either the Universal Studios theme park in Hollywood, Florida or the Universal Studios theme park in Orlando, California. Toosii will be up next to sing “Favourite Song.”
A flashback shows Gwen Stefani meeting her true love, country singer Blake Shelton. She first heard about Blake thanks to the Voice. Gwen will be returning to The Voice as a coach for the upcoming season.
NOIVAS and his instructor Blake are up next; they’ll be performing “Home,” a song by Blake; NOIVAS wants them to imagine they’re at a Texas ranch relaxing. Blake buys a new guitar for NOIVAS.On stage, we have Diplo and Lily-Rose performing “Sad in the Summer.”
Carson is accompanied by the US Army field band, who play “I Live” by OneRepublic. Carson declares that they would be retiring Blake’s jean jacket, which bears the numbers 2, 3, 4, 7, 11, 13, 18, 20, and 22 across the back in honor of his many championships. According to Blake, the number 23 should be included. Carson also reveals that he has brought Blake’s chair inside.
As D. Smooth and Kelly take the stage together, he leans in and whispers to her, “You are K. Smooth.” In the upcoming scene, our characters will be performing a soulful rendition of Joji’s hit song, “Slow Dane In The Dark.” Chance and Sorelle have gotten together, and at first, they’ve been discussing how many hats Chance owns. The Five Stairsteps are performing “O-O-H Child.”
In a thrilling crossover event, Rutledge Wood of Hot Wheels: Ultimate Challenge hosted an epic Hot Wheels race to decide the winner of The Voice. It appeared that Chance had emerged victorious, but a shocking disqualification resulted in Blake being crowned the ultimate winner.
As Blake stands beside Grace, he gently reminds her that she holds a special place in his heart. She was the last one to make him hit that coveted button, and in his eyes, she’s truly the best of the best. As he confesses his love for her, he can’t help but notice how she exudes the confidence and poise of a seasoned gunslinger. The scene opens with our characters belting out the lyrics to Blake Shelton’s hit song, “Lonely Tonight.”
As the lights dimmed, the crowd roared with excitement as Adam Levine and his band, Maroon 5, took the stage. The band launched into their hit song, “Middle Ground,” as the audience sang along and danced to the beat.
In a heartwarming gesture, a multitude of individuals expressed their desire to participate in Blake’s last show, despite their inability to attend in person. Instead, they recorded a touching video message to convey their sentiments to him.
Bryce Leatherwood, winner of Season 22, Jermaine Paul, winner of Season 2, and Blake, while a video montage of his experience on the show airs Season 4’s Swon Brothers, Season 2’s Raelynn, Season 4’s Danielle Bradbery, Season 7’s Craig Wayne Boyd, Season 11’s Sundance Head, Season 18’s Todd Tilghman, Season 3’s Cassidy Pope, Season 1’s Dia Frampton, Season 19’s Ian Flanigan, and Season 1’s Xenia all take the stage to perform “Time of Your Life.” Blake stands and gives a bear embrace to every single one of them. Blake also has a special message from George Straight, who sends his best wishes for the future. The real monarch of the country, according to Blake.
And now, the moment we’ve all been waiting for! The five finalists have taken the stage, representing their respective teams. From Team Blake, we have the talented Grace West and NOIVAS. Representing Team Niall, the one and only Gina Miles. From Team Chance, we have the dynamic duo, Sorelle. And last but certainly not least, representing Team Kelly, the smooth stylings of D. Smooth. Who will come out on top?
NOIVAS is the fifth-placed artist.
Sorelle is the number four-ranked artist.
D. Smooth is the number three ranked performer.
Grace West is the runner-up.
And the winner of this year’s competition is none other than Gina Miles!
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