The Voice Exclusive Video: First Look at Four Ferocious Battle Rounds Pairings!

Old school vs new school. Young’un vs. young’un. “Watch your pitch” vs. “Be yourself.”

These are hints at just a few of the Battle Rounds matchups coming up on Season 6 of The Voice — and we’ve got your exclusive first-look.

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In the video below, we see Blake Shelton matching up his country newbies Jake Worthington and Lexi Luca, Adam Levine pitting rocker Kat Perkins against gravel-throated Patrick Thomson, Shakira pairing Dani Moz and DeShawn Washington, and Usher grappling with modern versus throwback via his decision to let Biff Gore and T.J. Wilkins enter the musical boxing ring.

Press play below to get a sense of where the coaches are headed, then hit the comments with your thoughts. And for all my reality TV news, interviews and recaps, follow me on Twitter @MichaelSlezakTV!