Entertainment

The Voice: Ariana Grande lives up to her promise and steals Manny Keith as Battle Rounds continue

The Voice: Ariana Grande lives up to her promise and steals Manny Keith as Battle Rounds continue


Ariana Grande lived up to her promise and stole singer Manny Keith on Monday’s episode of The Voice on NBC.

The 28-year-old pop superstar made her move at the end of the two-hour season 21 episode after Manny, 31, lost his Battle Rounds matchup against Wendy Moten, 55.

Country star Blake Shelton, 45, named Wendy as the winner after their duet to the Sting song If I Ever Lose My Faith In You.

Stolen away: Ariana Grande lived up to her promise and stole singer Manny Keith on Monday’s episode of The Voice on NBC

‘Wendy is one of the most incredible vocalists I’ve ever heard in my life,’ declared Blake as he named her the winner.

He also thanked the ‘Voice gods’ for putting her on his team and praised Manny for standing toe-to-toe with Wendy.

Ariana used her final steal to get Manny on her team.

‘I think he can absolutely shine in his own right if given the chance to do so,’ said Ariana, who earlier promised to steal Manny after learning that he was a huge fan.

Battle duets: The 28-year-old pop superstar made her move at the end of the two-hour season 21 episode after Manny, 31, lost his Battle Rounds matchup against Wendy Moten, 55

Battle duets: The 28-year-old pop superstar made her move at the end of the two-hour season 21 episode after Manny, 31, lost his Battle Rounds matchup against Wendy Moten, 55

Ariana later gifted Manny with her Team Ariana Lunch Box that includes items to maintain a healthy voice.

The episode opened with John Legend, 42, pitting Joshua Vacanti against Keilah Grace in a duet of ‘good 4 u’ by Olivia Rodrigo.

John felt that Joshua put a ‘little sauce’ on his performance and named him the winner.

First up: The episode opened with John Legend, 42, pitting Joshua Vacanti against Keilah Grace in a duet of 'good 4 u' by Olivia Rodrigo

First up: The episode opened with John Legend, 42, pitting Joshua Vacanti against Keilah Grace in a duet of ‘good 4 u’ by Olivia Rodrigo

Blake picked Carson Peters and Clint Sherman to battle it out to the Vince Gill song Don’t Let Our Love Start Slippin’ Away.

Carson was named the winner by Blake who noted that he couldn’t wait to hear Carson play his fiddle.

Ariana also matched up Raquel Trinidad and Hailey Mia for a duet to Car Wash by Rose Royce.

Country song: Blake Shelton picked Carson Peters and Clint Sherman to battle it out to the Vince Gill song Don't Let Our Love Start Slippin' Away

Country song: Blake Shelton picked Carson Peters and Clint Sherman to battle it out to the Vince Gill song Don’t Let Our Love Start Slippin’ Away

Raquel was named the winner, but Kelly Clarkson, 39, swooped in to steal Hailey.

Kelly also had her singers Gymani and Aaron Hines battle it out to the song ‘working’ b Tate McRae and Khalid.

Gymani was named the winner after Kellly called her a ‘chameleon vocalist’.

The winner: Gymani was named the winner after Kellly called her a 'chameleon vocalist'

The winner: Gymani was named the winner after Kellly called her a ‘chameleon vocalist’

John picked the Taylor Swift song Cardigan for his singers Jack Rogan and Sabrina Dias.

He praised Sabrina for having an ‘electric’ voice as he named her the winner.

A few abbreviated battles also were shown.

Cardigan song: John Legend picked the Taylor Swift song Cardigan for his singers Jack Rogan and Sabrina Dias

Cardigan song: John Legend picked the Taylor Swift song Cardigan for his singers Jack Rogan and Sabrina Dias

Holly Forbes won her battle against Wyatt Michael to remain on Kelly’s team.

Ariana also chose father-son duo Jim and Sasha Allen after they performed against Sophia Bromberg.

John also named Shadale as the winner following her battle with Janora Brown to Ariana’s song One More Time.

Short clips: Holly Forbes won her battle against Wyatt Michael to remain on Kelly's team

Short clips: Holly Forbes won her battle against Wyatt Michael to remain on Kelly’s team

Family affair: Ariana also chose father-son duo Jim and Sasha Allen after they performed against Sophia Bromberg

Family affair: Ariana also chose father-son duo Jim and Sasha Allen after they performed against Sophia Bromberg

Familiar song: John also named Shadale as the winner following her battle with Janora Brown to Ariana's song One More Time

Familiar song: John also named Shadale as the winner following her battle with Janora Brown to Ariana’s song One More Time

Advertisement


Source link

Related Articles

Back to top button