The Voice 21 Spoilers: Week 1 Knockout Pairings and Song Choices

Pictured: (l-r) John Legend, Ariana Grande, Kelly Clarkson, Blake Shelton — (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC)

The Voice Knockout rounds kick off on Monday 10/25 and will also broadcast on 10/26 and 11/1.  NBC will air a “Road to the Live Shows” clip episode on 11/2.  The resulting Top 20 contestants will move on to the Live Shows.

British pop star, Ed Sheeran, served as Mega Mentor, assisting each team member craft the perfect performance. In the Knockout head-to-head battles, singers are pitted against each other like in the Battles. However, each singer performs a solo song of their own choosing. After the performances, their coach chooses who moves on. The loser can be stolen. Each of the coaches gets 1 steal apiece. 

Check out full song spoilers for the Monday and Tuesday show. Nine pairs are spoiled, leaving seven pairs for next Monday final Knockout. 

For FULL spoilers, including RESULTS CLICK THIS LINK. But please don’t spoil the results in comments here. 

The Voice 21 may be over by November 23 if the live shows are only three weeks as they have been for several seasons. But who knows. Since the series won’t be back until next fall, maybe NBC will air more weeks of live shows. The show used to air 6-7 weeks of live shows. Season 16 The Voice experimented with Live Cross Battles. Beginning with season 17, live shows only aired for three weeks. 

The Voice 21 features Carson Daly as host. Blake Shelton, Kelly Clarkson, John Legend and Ariana Grande sit on the coaches panel.

The Voice airs on NBC Mondays at Tuesdays at 8 pm ET/PT

Team Blake Shelton

Hailey Green – God’s Country by Blake Shelton vs Libianca – everything i wanted by Billie Eilish
Jonathan Mouton – I Can See Clearly Now by Jimmy Cliff (Johnny Nash) vs Wendy Moten – Ain’t No Way by Aretha Franklin

Team Kelly Clarkson

The Cunningham Sisters – Oceans (Where Feet May Fail) vs Hailey Mia – Arcade by Duncan Laurence
Girl Named Tom – Wichita Lineman by Glen Campbell vs Holly Forbes – Superstar by Leon Russell
Gymani – PILLOWTALK by Zayn vs Kinsey Rose – Strawberry Wine by Deana Carter

Team John Legend

Sabrina Dias – Photograph by Ed Sheeran vs Joshua Vacanti – Falling by Harry Styles
Brittanybree – Best Part by H.E.R. & Daniel Caesar vs Samuel Harness – Bruises by Lewis Capaldi

Team Ariana Grande

Raquel Trinidad – Valerie by the Zutons (Amy Winehouse) vs Katie Rae – Hold on to Me by Lauren Daigle
Ryleigh Plank – Midnight Sky by Miley Cyrus vs David Vogel – Lose You to Love Me by Selena Gomez

Watch a preview of the coaches working with Ed Sheeran and the artists below.

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