Photo: THE VOICE: Team Shakira Loses Singer
On Tuesday, after Oklahoma native Blake Shelton and his wife Miranda Lambert sang “Over You” in tribute to the victims of the devastating tornado in the coach’s home state, two contestants her eliminated.
Taking the number of singers down to just eight, Team Shakira and Team Usher each lost a singer.
Usher’s Josiah Hawley was sent home along with Shakira’s Kris Thomas.
Each of the new coaches has just one singer left. Team Shakira now consists of former background singer Sasha Allen, while Team Usher is the unique powerhouse Michelle Chamuel.
After his elimination, Shakira andThomas tweeted:
.@kristhomasmusik so sad to see you go but I know there are great things in store for you. Such a pleasure to work with you. Big hug, Shak— Shakira (@shakira) May 22, 2013
@shakira thank u for everything you have done and I love u! I will forever be grateful to u for helping me along this journey!— Kris Thomas (@KrisThomasMusik)
May 22, 2013
Remaining in the competition are:
- Danielle Bradbery
- Holly Tucker
- Sarah Simmons
- Judith Hill
- Amber Carrington
- Sasha Allen
- Michelle Chamuel
Watch Shakira and Kris Thomas’ final performance together.