The Voice 9 Semi-Finals: Dolly Parton, Cassadee Pope, Five Will Be Eliminated!

THE VOICE -- "Live Top 10" Episode 916B -- Pictured: (l-r) Adam Levine, Gwen Stefani, Pharrell Williams, Blake Shelton -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC)

The Voice 9 Semifinals will be broadcast on NBC next week, December 7 and December 8, and here’s what you can expect.

Country music legend Dolly Parton will perform one of her most personal and beloved songs, “Coat of Many Colors,” on the Tuesday, Dec. 8 (8-9 p.m.) telecast.

Dolly will mentor this season’s semi-finalists and share with them her “infinite knowledge as a music industry trailblazer and icon.”

Also taking the stage will be country star and The Voice season three champ Cassadee Pope, who will perform her latest single, “I Am Invincible.”

Coach Blake Shelton and pop star Ellie Goulding are set to perform on the Monday, Dec. 7 live telecast.

Blake will sing his current and Top 5 hit single “Gonna” from his album Bringing Back the Sunshine. Upon its release, the album debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 All Genre Album chart and the Billboard Country Album chart. “Gonna” is also a bonus track on “Reloaded: 20 #1 Hits,” which was released in October.

Ellie, an adviser on The Voice during the seventh season, will sing “On My Mind” from her new album, “Delirium.” The single is currently charting Top 10 on Top 40 radio.

Next week’s results will take The Voice season 9 Top 9 down to a final four. It’s going to be a bloodbath, folks. Three will be declared safe, and the insta-save will determine the fourth contestant to join them in the following week’s final performance. A winner will be crowned on Tuesday December 15, beginning at 9 pm ET/PT on NBC.

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