The Voice 12 Finale: Jennifer Hudson, Usher Added as Performers

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Alert! A few more performances have been added to Tuesday’s (May 23) The Voice Season 12 finale. Jennifer Hudson, who will be joining The Voice coaches panel next fall, will perform her single “Remember Me.” Also, Usher will perform “Everybody Hurts” with final four finalist, Chris Blue. Additionally, Hunter Plake and Gwen Stefani will sing No Doubt’s “Don’t Speak.” Fun fact: The song was set to be the duo’s coaches duet if Hunter had made the finals.

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Grammy Award winner and Academy Award-winning actress, platinum recording artist and upcoming Season 13 coach Jennifer Hudson has been added as a performer on Tuesday night’s star-studded season finale (9-11 p.m. ET/PT) of NBC’s three-time Emmy Award-winning musical competition series The Voice.

One of the four finalists – Chris Blue from Team Alicia, Lauren Duski from Team Blake, Jesse Larson from Team Adam and Aliyah Moulden from Team Blake – will be crowned the winner of The Voice.

Hudson will perform her new single, “Remember Me,” which she co-wrote with hit songwriter Jamie Hartman (“Human”).

Additionally, former The Voice coach Usher will perform a special musical collaboration with Top 4 artist Chris Blue from Team Alicia. Usher and Blue will perform “Everybody Hurts.” Coach Gwen Stefani will also reunite with team member and semi-finalist Hunter Plake to perform No Doubt’s classic “Don’t Speak.”

Hudson and Usher join a list of stellar musicians who will perform on Tuesday night’s finale. Previously announced artists include Season 13 coach Miley Cyrus, who will perform her new single, “Malibu,” as well as country artist Chris Stapleton, who will perform his ballad “Either Way.” Zedd and Alessia Cara will perform their hit single, “Stay.”

In addition to Usher and Blue, this season’s Top 10 artists will perform with stellar musicians across genres. Former The Voice coach CeeLo Green will perform “Shining Star” with Jesse Larson; Little Big Town will perform “Better Man” with Lauren Duski; Puerto Rican international superstars Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee will perform their #1 Billboard Hot 100 single “Despacito” with Mark Isaiah; Gladys Knight will perform “You’re the Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me” and “If I Were Your Woman” with Vanessa Ferguson and TSoul; and Rascal Flatts will perform “Yours If You Want It” with Brennley Brown.

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