"The Voice Australia" 2014 (Season 3) premiered with Blind Auditions on Sunday, May 4 on Nine. New AU coaches Kylie Minogue and will.i.am join Ricky Martin and Joel Madden this season. The four opened the show with The Script's "Hall of Fame." #TheVoiceAu has been trending since the opening show. C Major, Mat and Lionel are some of the most popular contestants.
Watch the Blind Auditions Ep 1 on the The Voice Australia's official site, check out YouTube for clips, or play the videos below.
Kylie Minogue seems to be having fun in The Voice Australia 2014, endearing viewers and contestants alike. will.i.am makes everything work with his voice, style, and hats. Are the regular viewers missing Delta Goodrem and Seal? #TheVoiceAu trend has nothing from either of the former coaches.
"It's actually not the same without [Delta Goodrem]," tweets @carlyylalaa. Most of the commenters agree, despite saying Kylie is doing well. However, there is always another perspective. (See the tweet below.)
Among the early favourites in The Voice Australia 2014 are Mat Verevis, Lionel Cole and C Major. Watch their Blind Auditions videos on YouTube or scroll down to play the clips.
Mat and C Major made all the four coaches turn. For Lionel, only Kylie Minogue and Ricky Martin spinned their seats. (Lionel Cole is Nat King Cole's nephew, according to various reports.)
Below are videos featuring some of the most frequently tweeted names with #TheVoiceAu on Twitter. In the last clip is Nine's Blind Auditions Episode 2 promo video. It seems all the coaches want one stellar contestant.
WATCH: Carlos Velasquez aka C Major Sings 'Crazy In Love' on The Voice Australia 2014 Blind Auditions Ep 1
WATCH: Lionel Cole Sings 'Unforgettable' in The Voice AU Series 3 Blind Auditions Ep 1
WATCH: Blind Auditions Episode 2 | Nine's Teaser on YouTube
Twitterverse: The Voice Australia 2014 minus Delta Goodrem
The voice is now a far better show without Delta Goodrem
— Jackson Trengove12 (@Jacksontrengove) May 4, 2014
While some viewers of The Voice Australia 2014 tend to compare Kylie against Delta, others are hoping the vocally strong contestants would eclipse all other issues and be the brightest stars in the show. The Blind Auditions Episode 2 airs on Nine this Monday night.
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