On Dec. 17, 2013, Jamaican singer Tessanne Chin was crowned as The Voice Season 5 (2013) winner. Tessanne who was battling from Team Adam camp won the trophy, the title, a recording contract and $100,000 cash prize after beating Will Champlin from the same team and Jacquie Lee of Team Christina. Watch her final performances on The Voice Season 5 (2013) finale, below.
Tessanne Chin was often referred as "powerhouse" by the coaches/judges of NBC's Emmy award-winning show. Based on her final performance in The Voice Season 5 (2013) Finale Episode on Dec. 16, 2013, the public voted her and made her the next winner of one of the most popular reality singing competition.
According to the polls conducted by various media outlets, Tessanne Chin was the hot favorite predicted winner of The Voice Season 5. Also, three times winner coach Blake Shelton had forecast her victory on the show.
As her last bid for the votes, she performed "I have Nothing" by Whitney Houston which helped her secure #1 rank iTunes chart. Even though the iTunes bonus was not to be implemented in the finals round of the show, but it surely hinted at her win.
The results were announced in the two-hour-long, star studded finale episode on Tuesday night wherein along with the 3 finalists-Tessanne Chin, Jacquie Lee and Will Champlin- performed some of the top notch stars including Celine Dion, Lady Gaga, Ne-Yo and more.
As the show proceeded, celebs, previously eliminated contestants and fans continued to support and promote their preferred finalist in different ways. Social media sites were flooded with their messages and excitement. But as soon the host Carson Daly declared Tessanne Chin as the winning contestant and Adam Levine as the winning coach, twitter exploded with reaction and messages. Here are some of the messages on twitter as tweeted by eliminated contestants of The Voice Season 5 and celebrities.
The Voice Season 4 winner Danielle Bradberry tweeted: "Wow @Tessanne ❤ you've got the lungs of an Angel and also got crowned @NBCTheVoice ! You...are...amazing, congrats @adamlevine !"
Rapper Busta Rhymes tweeted: "RT @PeteRock: My Jamaican people everywhere should be happy for Tessanne Chin bo bo bo!!!!!"
Cole Vosbury semifinalist of The Voice Season 5 wrote on twitter: "#TessanneIsTheVoice! I'm so proud of her! Love you so much, so proud of you @Tessanne"
Tessanne Chin's husband Micheal Cuffe tweeted a picture of Tessanne and his with the winning trophy: "Happiest man in the world right now!!!! @tessanne chest Cya any broader right now http://instagram.com/p/iDO1B9TGBa/" (Click the Instagram link to see the photo.)
Michelle Chamuel the runner-up of The Voice Season 4 tweeted: "Congrats to @NBCTheVoice cast and crew!! You all WIN! And mega congrats @Tessanne!!!!!"
Fans and celebs continue to flood twitter with their regards to The Voice Season 5 winner Tessanne Chin and Coach Adam Levine. But not to miss out is a tweet on twitter by TV host and comedian Jay Leno as he announced that Tessanne Chin will be performing on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" on Dec. 18, 2013. He tweeted: "Congrats to @Tessanne, winner of #TheVoice! She'll be performing for us tomorrow night at 11:35/10:35c! #TonightShow"
Watch Best of her performances of The Voice Season 5 (2013) winner Tessanne Chin.