02:04 PM EDT 10/30/2014
Originally posted 09/24/2014 08:15AM
The Voice coaches all had the same message for a contestant who delivered a masterful version of Sam Smith's haunting hit: Stay with me.
But Los Angeles resident Maiya Sykes, who closed out the second night of blind auditions Tuesday with the emotional song, could only choose one coach – although they all tried their best to woo the professional singer and Yale graduate, who has been struggling to find her footing in the music industry for well over a decade.
"What excites me the most is that when people have their own story, it's about amplifying who you are and you telling the world your story," newbie coach Pharrell Williams said in a heartfelt appeal. "Do I get a little bit of Aretha? Yes. Do I get a little bit of Gladys Knight? Yes. But I am so interested in who you personally are, and that's the story I want to amplify."
Originally posted 09/23/2014 09:05AM
Damien Lawson, a TSA officer from Los Angeles, sang the Boyz II Men classic "It's So Hard to Say Goodbye to Yesterday" on Monday's season premiere of The Voice.
But judging by his performance, it might be easier than he could have dreamed to let go of the past.
Originally posted 09/18/2014 08:15PM
Want to know what makes Adam Levine super excited?
Originally posted 09/15/2014 05:10PM
As his hit "Blurred Lines" climbed the charts, Robin Thicke was battling drug and alcohol problems behind closed doors – and coming clean to his now-estranged wife, Paula Patton.
Originally posted 08/23/2014 10:10PM
Yee-haw! If only every showdown was like this on The Voice.
PEOPLE has an exclusive first look at the season 7 trailer that features Blake Shelton and Adam Levine standing off against new coaches Pharrell Williams and Gwen Stefani in a classic Western setting.
Just a cotton-pickin' minute – whose voice is that coming from the saloon?
Originally posted 08/21/2014 01:00PM
If you thought you couldn't love Pharrell's "Happy" any more than you already do, check out this adorable video.
Originally posted 08/19/2014 07:30PM
Not that anyone doubted him, but if you need proof Sir Paul McCartney can still break it down, here it is.
Originally posted 08/11/2014 07:40AM
Originally posted 07/29/2014 02:45AM
Pharrell Williams's hit "Happy" has been playing ad nauseam for almost a year now, but these senior citizens make it worth another listen.
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