Congrats to #TeamAlicia! Chris Blue was named the winner of Season 12 of The Voice.
The Knoxville native performed “Everybody Hurts” with Usher, dedicating the song to the Manchester victims. Earlier in the week Chris blew everyone away with his own song, “Money on You” as well as a rendition of Janet Jackson’s “Rhythm Nation” and Prince’s “Diamonds and Pearls.”
Omg I CANT BELIEVE THIS IS REAL!!!! faithfulness rewards!! Life has had its struggles and the obstacles have had their days of victory but we NEVER quit!!!! Did we @aliciakeys and now I can finally call myself and to every person that believed prayed and loved from the beginning!! My fiancée parents siblings and ALL OF YOU!! We are champions!!!! @nbcthevoice @wwe #teamalicia #teamchrisblue #teamlove #family #thevoiceseason12winner
Alicia was ecstatic over the win, jumping up and down as confetti rained down on Chris and his family. An insider source tells HipHollywood that Alicia saw something special in Chris and was impressed with him from the beginning. She respected his commitment and dedication, not to mention his incredible vocal and performance skills.
Chris won a record deal and $100,000 prize. Blue says he plans on spending the money on a dream wedding for his fiancée.