The Voice Season 23 Teams: Watch All the Playoff Performances
“The Voice” Season 23 has introduced a new twist in its Battle Rounds – the Playoff Pass. How does this new format affect the teams and their performances?”
What is “The Voice” Season 23 Playoff Pass?
The Battle Rounds of “The Voice” Season 23 introduced a new twist called the Playoff Pass. Each coach had the option to give one of their team members a guaranteed pass to the live playoffs without going through the knockout rounds. This meant that the chosen contestants automatically advanced to the live shows, bypassing the semifinals.
Flaw in the Playoff Pass
However, many fans have noticed that the Playoff Pass is seriously flawed. According to an article by Cheatsheet, some contestants who were given the Playoff Pass did not actually deserve it. Fans have also expressed their disappointment that some deserving contestants were eliminated because their coaches chose to use the Playoff Pass on other team members.
Team Performances in the Playoffs
Despite the controversy surrounding the Playoff Pass, the show must go on. Here are some team performances to watch out for:
Kelly Clarkson’s team is a diverse mix of talented singers. Her Playoff Pass was given to country singer Kelsie Watts, who earned praise from all the coaches for her rendition of “You Ain’t Woman Enough” by Loretta Lynn. Other standouts in her team include Kenneth Stokes and Sadee Lopez.
John Legend’s team has some strong contenders in the competition. His Playoff Pass was given to Wendy Moten, a veteran backing vocalist who proved she has what it takes to be a frontwoman. Her stunning performance of “Still Crazy After All These Years” by Paul Simon received a standing ovation from all the coaches. Other notable performers in his team include Gean Garcia and Hailey Mia.
Blake Shelton’s country-heavy team has some of the best voices in the competition. His Playoff Pass was given to audience favorite Jim Ranger, who wowed the coaches with his performance of “Hallelujah” by Leonard Cohen. His other team members also delivered impressive performances, including Emma Caroline and Ben Allen.
Ariana Grande’s debut season has already made an impact, with her team showing immense potential. Her Playoff Pass was given to Rachel Mac, whom she had been rooting for since her Blind Audition. Rachel’s performance of “The Chain” by Fleetwood Mac received a standing ovation from all the coaches. Other standout performers in her team include Ryleigh Modig and Carolina Rial.
Despite the controversy surrounding the Playoff Pass, “The Voice” Season 23 continues to showcase some of the best voices in the competition. Which team will emerge as the winner? Only time will tell.