"The Voice" US Season 8 will be in for some shocker with Live Playoffs having being wrapped up on Tuesday. A total of eight contestants, two from each team will be sent home during the elimination round on Wednesday, which means the number of participants will be trimmed from 20 to 12.
The top 20 contestants put up impressive performances in the Live Playoffs this week but some of them have to leave the show tonight.
"The Voice" US Season 8 Live Playoffs results episode will be telecast on NBC Television at 8:00 pm EST, Wednesday (6.30 am IST, Thursday) and it will be live streamed online on NBC's official website.
List of top 20 contestants, song choices and their performances:
Team Blake: Sarah Potenza - "Free Bird" by Lynyrd Skynyrd
Team Pharrell: Caitlin Caporale - "Best Thing I Never Had" by Beyonce
Team Blake: Hannah Kirby - "I Feel The Earth Move" by Carole King
Team Pharrell: Lowell Oakley - "Jealous" by Nick Jonas
Team Pharrell: Mia Z - "Ain't No Sunshine" by Bill Withers
Team Pharrell: Koryn Hawthorne - "How Great Thou Art"
Team Blake: Corey Kent White - "Make You Feel My Love" by Bob Dylan
Team Blake: Brooke Adee - "Love Me Like You Do" by Ellie Goulding
Team Blake: Meghan Linsey - "Love Runs Out" by OneRepublic
Team Pharrell: Sawyer Fredericks - "Trouble" by Ray Lamontagne
Team Adam: Tonya Boyd Cannon – "Take Me to the Pilot" by Elton John
Team Adam: Joshua Davis – "Budapest" by George Ezra
Team Christina: Sonic – "I'm Going Down" by Rose Royce
Team Adam: Brian Johnson – "At This Moment" by Billy Vera and the Beaters
Team Christina: Kimberly Nichole – "What's Up" by 4 Non Blondes
Team Christina: Lexi Davila – "All By Myself" by Eric Carmen
Team Adam: Nathan Hermida – "Chains" by Nick Jonas
Team Christina: India Carney – "Hurt" by Christina Aguilera
Team Christina: Rob Taylor – "Earned It" by The Weeknd
Team Adam: Deanna Johnson – "Down to the River to Pray", a Christian folk hymn
Going by their performances in the Live Playoffs, a few contestants like Mia Z, Sawyer Fredericks, Corey Kent White, Deanna Johnson, Rob Taylor, India Carney, and Kimberly Nichole should progress to the next round. There could be some surprising element on the elimination night, as some of the initial favourites like Sonic, Lexi, Nathan, Brooke and others could be in danger of being eliminated.