The Voice: 12 Artists to Watch Heading Into the Season 9 Knockouts

Quick! Name all 32 artists still battling for The Voice Season 9 crown!

We kid, we kid: With the Knockout Rounds beginning tonight (8/7c on NBC), it’s still way too early to remember more than a handful of faves — let alone develop emotional attachments.

To help get you ready for the portion of the competition focused on jaw-dropping performances, copious competitive bloodletting and special advisor Rihanna, we’ve put together a gallery of 12 contestants to whom you ought pay special attention.

Check out our lineup below — or click here for direct access — then share your own rooting interests for the Knockout Rounds (and your level of fear that Gwen, Blake, Adam and Pharrell will mess it all up).