July 28, 2016  
Home > News > TV

'The Voice' Season 6 Winner 'Overwhelmed' by Victory

May 21, 2014 (3:57 am) GMT
The Top 3 have a duet with Ed Sheeran, Robin Thicke and Alabama, with OneRepublic and Coldplay as other musical guests in the finale.

"" wrapped up its season 6 after announcing the winner on the Tuesday, May 20 finale. Some A-list stars took the stage to perform, but all eyes were on the Top 3 as one of them would come home as a champion with a recording contract with Universal Music Group and a $100,000 cash.

had declared his protege a winner following his performance of 's "Set Fire to the Rain" last night, and America apparently agreed with him. Josh beat out of Team and Jake Worthington of Team , marking Usher's first win as a coach on the show. Jake finished second, and Christina was in the third place.

"I can't even talk," Josh said after his victory was announced, with his family joining him on stage at the end of the show. "I'm overwhelmed, surprised, happy, relieved." Due to a mistake in entering Josh's song "Set Fire to The Rain" on iTunes, votes by download were eliminated from the tally, but host Carson Daly said it did not change the overall outcome.

The night was filled with a bunch of musical performances, with , , , and taking the stages. The three finalists also had a chance to duet with some of these artists.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Mr. Robot 2.05 Preview: This Is What You Wanted
  2. JoJo Was Forced to Inject Herself to Lose Weight Fast
  3. Calvin Harris Is Avoiding Kanye West Collab Amid Taylor Swift Feud
  4. 'Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life' Gets First Teaser and Premiere Date
  5. Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck '100 Percent Still Separated' Amid Reconciliation Rumors
  6. Miranda Lambert's Rep Shoots Down Pregnancy Rumors
  7. Watch Star-Studded Performance of 'What the World Needs Now Is Love' at DNC
  8. 'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children' Featurette Brings Out the Poetic World