There’s plenty of excitement to start the week off as NBC will unveil the new winner of their hit series The Voice. The action begins Monday, Dec. 12, 2016, at 8 p.m. ET when the show airs with the first part of their live finale that airs until 10 p.m. ET. On Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016, there will be a recap from 8 p.m. – 9 p.m. of the live, final performances, followed by the star-studded finale that airs from 9 p.m.-11 p.m. ET. After The Voice winner is declared, the show will return for Season 12 on Feb 27, 2017, with a two-hour premiere. Those who want to watch The Voice finale, live streaming online will find several options available. If you missed the live finale, you can watch it online free in the videos below.
Social media is abuzz with anticipation as the Voice begins its final countdown to the winner. Twitter hashtags include #TeamAdam #TeamAlicia and #TeamBlake. Miley Cyrus fans are using #TeamMiley; however, she will not be represented during the live finale. The finalists performing tonight include Team Adam’s Billy Gilman and Josh Gallagher, Team Blake’s contestant Sundance Head and Team Alicia’s We McDonald. Miley Cyrus’ three remaining contestants were eliminated during the semi-finals.
There are several ways to watch The Voice live finale. The show airs on NBC, and there is NBC Live as well as several apps that you can download to your phone, computer or mobile device. http://www.nbc.com/appsNBC apps are available for iOS, Android, Apple, Amazon Fire, Roku, Xbox, Alexa, and Samsung.
Even though NBC is a broadcast channel, you will need cable or satellite information to log in to your account and access the live stream on NBC or through the apps. Many people have cable or satellite and those who do subscribe can access through their provider as well. Many cable and satellite providers, such as DirecTV, Brighthouse, Spectrum, Dish, etc., have apps that can be accessed on mobile devices that allow users to watch live streaming shows. Check with your mobile app store for your television provider’s official app, download and log in with your user information. Many of these apps are also available to watch on the web as well.
Hulu subscribers will have access to The Voice live two-part finale the day after the show airs. Hulu used to have free videos, but those have moved to Yahoo. If you want to watch The Voice on demand, you will need a Hulu subscription.
In addition to the contestants, there is a star-studded lineup of celebrity singers who will grace the Voice stage for the two-part finale. Scheduled to perform are Bruno Mars, Kelly Clarkson, Ariana Grande, Stevie Wonder, (who will pair up for the duet “Faith”) Sting and The Weeknd.
Bruno Mars will sing his new hit “24K Magic” from the eponymous album. The song has become a huge success, and many fans are excited Bruno Mars will perform live.
After being honored at the American Music Awards, Sting will perform his new single “I Can’t Stop Thinking About You” live. “I Can’t Stop Thinking About You” is from Sting’s new album 57th and 9th.
The Weeknd also brings a hit song to the live Voice finale. The Weekend is set to perform “Starboy” from the eponymous album. Starboy quickly rose to the top of the charts and hit number one in more than 90 countries. Starboy has quickly become one of 2016’s top albums, and the Weeknd is kicking off his first world tour “Starboy: Legend of the Fall 2017 World Tour.” Likewise, Bruno Mars and Sting will also be touring.
Are you going to watch The Voice two-part finale live, online or on demand? Check out the videos above and relive the semi-final performances that brought the Voice contestants to this point. Who will be the new Season 11 winner of The Voice?
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