The Voice Season 5 Semifinal Results Recap: Did the Right Three Singers Make the Finale?

The Voice Season 5 Semifinals Results Recap

Who says there’s no life after The Voice?

Season 5′s Top 5 results telecast felt like an aggressive response to the blogosphere complaint that NBC’s reality-singing behemoth has yet to produce a viable chart-topper — this week’s Top 10 iTunes milestones for covers by three current semifinalists notwithstanding. (Cue Xtina rageface, followed by …READ MORE


The Voice Season 5 Semifinal Performance Recap: Keep Calm and 'Carry On' [Updated]

The Voice Will Champlin Carry On

Can People magazine’s “Sexiest Man Alive” (*With a Current Project to Promote/Not Named Idris Elba) be stopped?

That’s the question surrounding The Voice Season 5 semifinals, seeing how coach Adam Levine hasn’t lost a single contestant since Nov. 7 (aka Top 20 results night) (aka for freakin’ ever). READ MORE & TAKE OUR POLL


Reality Check: Breaking Down The Voice's Final 5! Plus: Alex & Sierra's X Factor Supremacy

Reality Check Slezak Doolittle

Disagreement is the dominant theme on this week’s installment of Reality Check.

As my cohost Melinda Doolittle and I dish The Voice‘s Season 5 semifinalists — Jacquie Lee, Tessanne Chin, Cole Vosbury, James Wolpert and Will Champlin — bones of contention arise over …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


The Voice: 25 Song Suggestions to Make the Season 5 Semifinals Surprising (and Delightful)

The Voice Season 5 Semifinals

With Season 5 of The Voice reaching the semifinal round this Monday (8/7c on NBC), the competition seems more evenly matched than in any prior incarnation.

And that means that over the next fortnight, song selection will be crazy critical READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS


The Voice Exclusive Outtakes: Fart Jokes, Saved by the Bell Threats and…Xtina Basketball Boasts?

Adam Levine the Voice Tessanne

With a dozen musical performances during its Monday-night telecast, The Voice‘s Top 6 performance show had to keep the jaunty rehearsal footage to a minimum.

The following exclusive outtake video, however, finds …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


The Voice's Caroline Pennell on Tackling Bieber, Rocking 'Royals,' Accepting Cee Lo's Laid-Back Coaching: 'Everyone Else Was Standing Up'

Caroline Pennell The Voice Interview

Don’t send out a search party for the nervous teenage girl who started giggling when Cee Lo and Blake Shelton turned around during The Voice‘s Season 5 Blind Auditions. Caroline Pennell says that person is gone forever.

“It’s crazy, the transition from …READ MORE


The Voice Top 6 Results Recap: Did the Right Contestant Get Cut This Week?

The Voice - Top 6 Results Season 5

Dear Carson Daly,

It’s easy to understand the allure of claiming original American Idol Kelly Clarkson as a member of The Voice family — she did, after all, serve as a Season 2 advisor, and rocked the Season 5 stage tonight with a lively, lovely rendition of “Underneath the Tree.”

But dude, it’s imperative that you realize …READ MORE


The Voice Performance Recap: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About (Top) Six [Updated]

Jacquie Lee Cry Baby

When it comes to warm fuzzies, good vibrations and positive feedback, The Voice has a coaching panel that’s second to none.

Nevertheless, if you listen verrrrry carefully, you can hear their withering subtext, their coded messages to the viewing public in favor of one contestant or in opposition to another.

Take Blake Shelton’s repeated …READ MORE & TAKE OUR POLL


The Voice's Kat Robichaud on Crowd-Surfing for 'Sail' and Gender-Flipping a Gay-Marriage Anthem

Kat Robichaud The Voice - Season 5

At a certain point in her trajectory on The Voice, Kat Robichaud decided it was time to take a page from MTV’s The Real World — to stop being polite and start getting real.

“I have always been different. In middle school and high school, …READ MORE


The Voice Top 8 Results Recap: Did the Right Two Singers Get Cut This Week?

The Voice - Season 5

As far as results-show telecasts go, The Voice has just about gotten its formula down pat: Plenty of musical performances, kind and gentle quotes like “two people are gonna have to go home tonight who don’t deserve to go home” (thanks, Blake!) and the absence of Christina Milian’s signature dingbattery from the Sprint Skybox.

One more thing Mark Burnett & Co. might want to consider outlawing: READ MORE