The Songs They Are Singing

Thursday 3 April 2014, 13:30

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Today let's play Guess Who Will Be Singing What in the Live Finals (or GWWBSWITLF for short):

  • John Waite's classic 80s tearjerker MISSING YOU.
  • Joni Mitchell's classic tearjerker featured in Love Actually, FROM BOTH SIDES NOW.
  • Coldplay's lighters aloft festival favourite.. and tearjerker, FIX YOU.
  • Miley Cyrus's recent nude video swinging tearjerker WRECKING BALL.

Did I mention they're all tearjerkers?!

Also on the LIVE FINALS, the four finalists will be singing their Song of the Series (or SOTS):

  • Sally Barker – DEAR DARLIN’ (by Olly Murs)
  • Jermain Jackman – AND I’M TELLING YOU (by Jenifer Holliday)
  • Jamie Johnson – SEX ON FIRE (by Kings Of Leon)
  • Christina Marie – THE POWER OF LOVE (by Frankie Goes To Hollywood)

The finalists will also be performing a very special duet with their coaches – expect big productions numbers!

PLUS Aloe Blac and Paloma Faith will be performing live!

Get ready for tears, joy, great music and only ONE winner on...

The Voice Live Finals THIS Saturday 19:00 5th April on BBC1

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    Comment number 1.

    Nothing like a surprise for us !!!! Boring to show all this kiddies stuff

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    Comment number 2.

    Perhaps dropping the entry age to 14 like the X factor will enthuse people more. There is a wealth of talent out there at this age, I have come across it several times.

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    Comment number 3.

    from both sides now / sally , nooooooooooooo!

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    Comment number 4.

    The quality of the artists on The Voice are far superior to the X-factor IMHO, but there's a wealth of talent out there full-stop. We don't need the age lowering, the 2 shows need to be different. I like the X-factor as it is and I like the Voice as it is.
    PS. We knew what songs they were singing earlier in the week if you'd watch Louder on Two.

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    Comment number 5.

    Christina Marie...Ricky you've picked the WINNER. Amazing, Christina Marie is what the voice is all about.

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    Comment number 6.

    All the finalists are amazing, however I'm not sure about Jermaines song choice of Wrecking Ball...

    Christina Marie to win, she is so natural, beautiful & has the most amazing voice.

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    Comment number 7.

    Really? Willy wonka in the final no help for Jermaine!

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    Comment number 8.

    Christina-Marie's first song was really good and had some melody unlike previously, but didn't rate her duet with Ricky. He was much, much stronger in terms of vocal projection and personality. Jermaine's soulful voice still resonated in the rocky 'Wrecking Ball' song, but the song choice by Will for the duet was strange. However, Jermaine's voice was far superior to Will's - was it meant to be ? I'm sorry but Jamie was completely overshadowed here; he sounded weak in comparison and didn't have the range of the others. Kylie was far, far superior to Jamie in their duet. But....BY FAR THE BEST IS....SALLY! Okay - she doesn't scream and hit high notes just to impress, but what she does is far, far superior. Sally puts real FEELING into anything she sings and...don't know why...but it just...hits you...right in the heart!! So...I'm voting for....SALLY.

 

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