The Voice Champ Tessanne Chin on Reggae-fied Beatles Tunes, the Drama of 'I Have Nothing' and the Heart & Adam Lambert Songs She Skipped!
“Do you trust me?” That’s a question Tessanne Chin found herself frequently answering (in the affirmative) in conversations with coach Adam Levine during her winning run on Season 5 of The Voice.
Indeed, in her freewheeling TVLine interview, the Jamaican powerhouse reveals she was initially reluctant about her mentor’s choices on everything from …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Reality Check: How Tessanne Won The Voice by Slaying a Played-Out Song! Plus: #TeamAdam Sabotage, X Factor's Nauseating Ending!
The Voice and The X Factor have concluded their respective seasons with righteous wins by Tessanne Chin and Alex & Sierra — so how come the former finished on an epic glory note, while the latter show left us with ear-piercing microphone feedback? READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Reality Check: Who Won The Voice Semi-Finals --Jacquie, Tessanne or Will? Plus: Has The X Factor Earned a Fourth Season?
It’s season-finale week for The Voice and The X Factor, and to the shock of everyone here at Reality Check, America got it totally right in choosing both shows’ Top 3 contestants.
That doesn’t mean, however, that my cohost Melinda Doolittle and I don’t have plenty to disagree about this episode. For starters, we’ve got almost the exact opposite view on …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Reality Check: Breaking Down The Voice's Final 5! Plus: Alex & Sierra's X Factor Supremacy
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
Reality Check: Alex & Sierra Trump Restless Road (as Simon's Credibility Crumbles) on The X Factor! Plus: Xtina Cracks the Whip on The Voice
There are only 16 acts in total left standing on the current seasons of The Voice and The X Factor — and yet this past week’s editions of NBC and Fox’s reality singing competitions were surprisingly lackluster.
On this week’s edition of Reality Check, my cohost Melinda Doolittle and I discuss …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Reality Check: Who's Pulling Ahead on The Voice? Does X Factor Need 'Groups' Therapy?
Season 5 of The Voice is down to just 10 contestants — but three or four standouts are beginning to separate from the pack.
On this week’s Reality Check, my cohost Melinda Doolittle and I discuss …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Reality Check: Jacquie Lee Rocks The Voice! Plus: Debating the Coaches' Final Saves
Sixteen-year-old Jacquie Lee is the youngest contestant on Season 5 of The Voice, but she also might be its shrewdest. Her Live Playoffs performance last week of “I Put a Spell on You” was so out-of-left-field scintillating, it’s got my Reality Check co-host Melinda Doolittle shouting things like, …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Reality Check: Big Surprises From The Voice Knockouts! Plus: X Factor's Sorry 'Mentoring'
Several early front-runners firmed up their status during The Voice Season 5 Knockout Rounds, but the final hurdle before the Live Playoffs was marked by a number of unexpected twists as well.
On this week’s installment of Reality Check, my cohost Melinda Doolittle and I dish …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Reality Check: The Voice's Most Wide-Open Season Ever? Plus: Another 'Battles' Injustice
The Voice‘s Season 5 Battle Rounds are over, and there are at least a dozen singers left in the competition with a legitimate chance to inherit Danielle Bradbery’s crown and sash.
That unprecedented unpredictability is one of the reasons my cohost Melinda Doolittle and I are …READ MORE
Reality Check: Best of the Battle Rounds! Plus: Are the Coaches Screwing Up the 'Steal'?
It was the best of the Battle Rounds and the worst of the “Steals.” With apologies to Dickens, that pretty much sums up last week’s activity on The Voice. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO