The eighth season of the American reality talent show The Voice premiered on February 23, 2015 on NBC.Carson Daly returned as host. Adam Levine, Blake Shelton and Pharrell Williams returned as coaches. Gwen Stefani did not return for season eight, making room for the return of Christina Aguilera after a two-season absence.

Coaches and hosts:

The coaches of The Voice - season eight

Christina Aguilera

Pharrell Williams

Blake Shelton

Adam Levine

Christina Aguilera returns from a two-season hiatus, rejoining Blake Shelton, Adam Levine and Pharrell Williams. The advisors for this season include Lionel Richie for Team Pharrell, Meghan Trainor for Team Blake, Nick Jonas for Team Christina and Ellie Goulding for Team Adam.Nate Ruess served as an advisor for all teams during the knockouts.

Teams:

Key

Winner,

Runner-up,

Third place,

Fourth place,

Eliminated in Live shows,

Eliminated in Live playoffs,

Stolen in the Knockout rounds,

Eliminated in the Knockout rounds,

Withdrew,

Stolen in the Battle rounds,

Eliminated in the Battle rounds,

Coaches

Top 48 artists

Adam Levine

Joshua Davis

Deanna Johnson

Brian Johnson

Nathan Hermida

Tonya Boyd-Cannon

Lexi Dávila

Barry Minniefield

Blaze Johnson

Clinton Washington

Bren'nae DeBarge

Jack Gregori

James McNeiece

Josh Batstone

Michael Leier

Nicolette Maré

Pharrell Williams

Koryn Hawthorne

Sawyer Fredericks

Mia Z

Caitlin Caporale

Lowell Oakley

Hannah Kirby

Jacob Rummell

Paul Pfau

Anthony Riley

Ashley Morgan

Kimberly Nichole

Meghan Linsey

Travis Ewing

Briar Jonnee

Noelle Bybee

Christina Aguilera

India Carney

Kimberly Nichole

Rob Taylor

Lexi Dávila

Sonic

Koryn Hawthorne

Ashley Morgan

Joe Tolo

Treeva Gibson

Clinton Washington

Ameera Delandro

Gabriel Wolfchild

Jeremy Gaynor

Katelyn Read

Vance Smith

Blake Shelton

Corey Kent White

Meghan Linsey

Hannah Kirby

Brooke Adee

Sarah Potenza

Brian Johnson

Cody Wickline

Kelsie May

Travis Ewing

Jacob Rummell

Joshua Davis

Hannah Kirby

Bay Brooks

Brenna Yaeger

Matt Snook

Note: Italicized names are stolen contestants (names struck through in "stolen from" team).

Blind auditions:

The first phase of the competition, Blind Auditions, taped October 26-29, 2014, began airing when the season premiered on February 23, 2015. Adam Levine auditioned in Episode 3 with the song Tiny Dancer with all 4 chairs turning (Pharrell turned Adam's chair). He "chose" Christina.

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Episode 1 (February 23):

The four coaches performed "Are You Gonna Go My Way".

Order

Artist

Age

Hometown

Song

Coach's and contestant's choices

Adam

Pharrell

Christina

Blake

1

Sarah Potenza

34

Smithfield, Rhode Island

"Stay with Me"

2

Lowell Oakley

19

Durham, North Carolina

"Don't Get Around Much Anymore"

--

--

3

Rob Taylor

22

Donaldsonville, Louisiana

"I Want You"

--

4

Ivonne Acero

16

Aguila, Arizona

"Try"

--

--

--

--

5

Cody Wickline

20

Beckley, West Virginia

"He Stopped Loving Her Today"

6

Treeva Gibson

16

Frederick, Maryland

"Young and Beautiful"

--

--

7

Mason Henderson

N/A

Orange Beach, Alabama

"Riptide"

--

--

--

--

8

Meghan Linsey

28

New Orleans, Louisiana

"Love Hurts"

--

9

Joshua Davis

37

Traverse City, Michigan

"I Shall Be Released"

--

--

10

Bryce Sherlow

17

Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey

"Cool Kids"

--

--

--

--

11

Sawyer Fredericks

15

Fultonville, New York

"I'm a Man of Constant Sorrow"

Episode 2 (February 24):

Order

Artist

Age

Hometown

Song

Coach's and contestant's choices

Adam

Pharrell

Christina

Blake

1

Anthony Riley

27

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

"I Got You (I Feel Good)"

2

Gabriel Wolfchild

26

Seattle, Washington

"Don't Think Twice, It's All Right"

--

3

Brooke Adee

16

Tampa, Florida

"Skinny Love"

--

--

4

Dylan Dunlap

18

Studio City, California

"Talk Dirty"

--

--

--

--

5

Tonya Boyd-Cannon

35

New Orleans, Louisiana

"Happy"

--

6

Joe Tolo

21

Sacramento, California

"To Love Somebody"

--

--

7

Drew Parker

23

Covington, Georgia

"Workin' Man Blues"

--

--

--

--

8

Mia Z

15

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

"The Thrill Is Gone"

--

--

9

Blaze Johnson

23

Columbus, Ohio

"How to Save a Life"

--

--

10

Bryan Pierce

39

Charlotte, North Carolina

"Rocket Man"

--

--

--

--

11

Deanna Johnson

18

Hazlehurst, Georgia

"All I Want"

Episode 3 (March 2):

Order

Artist

Age

Hometown

Song

Coach's and contestant's choices

Adam

Pharrell

Christina

Blake

1

Kelsie May

15

Louisa, Kentucky

"You're Lookin' at Country"

--

2

Kimberly Nichole

32

New York, New York

"Nutbush City Limits"

--

--

3

Michael Leier

20

Fargo, North Dakota

"Last Kiss"

--

--

4

Hannah Ellis

24

Campbellsville, Kentucky

"This One's for the Girls"

--

--

--

--

5

Mark Lum

N/A

Austin, Texas

"Jane Says"

--

--

--

--

6

Sara Schulmann

16

Aberdeen Township, New Jersey

"Ghost"

--

--

--

--

7

Sam King

N/A

New York, New York

"Do I Wanna Know?"

--

--

--

--

8

Travis Ewing

23

Lafayette, Louisiana

"Say My Name"

--

9

Noelle Bybee

17

Syracuse, Utah

"Unbelievers"

--

--

--

10

Bren'nae DeBarge

22

Anchorage, Alaska

"Golden"

--

--

--

11

James McNeiece

26

Traverse City, Michigan

"Lay Me Down"

--

--

--

12

Sonic

23

San Francisco, California

"Money On My Mind"

--

--

13

Ella Khorov

17

New Orleans, Louisiana

"I Can't Stand the Rain"

--

--

--

--

14

Jacob Rummell

18

Hartville, Ohio

"Count on Me"

--

--

15

Barry Minniefield

52

Fort Wayne, Indiana

"Me and Mrs. Jones"

--

--

--

16

Nicolette Maré

20

Staten Island, New York

"Everything Has Changed"

--

--

--

17

Clinton Washington

26

Little Rock, Arkansas

"Candle in the Wind"

--

--

--

18

Matt Snook

41

Camden Point, Missouri

"Red Dirt Road"

--

--

--

19

India Carney

21

Brooklyn, New York

"New York State of Mind"

Episode 4 (March 3):

Order

Artist

Age

Hometown

Song

Coach's and contestant's choices

Adam

Pharrell

Christina

Blake

1

Ashley Morgan

26

Costa Mesa, California

"I Wanna Dance with Somebody"

--

--

2

Koryn Hawthorne

16

Abbeville, Louisiana

"My Kind of Love"

--

--

3

Lexi Dávila

17

Lorain, Ohio

"Dreaming of You"

--

--

4

Josh Batstone

18

Fulton, New York

"Amnesia"

--

--

5

Katelyn Read

25

Raleigh, North Carolina

"Breathe (2 AM)"

--

--

--

6

Ameera Delandro

26

Richmond, Virginia

"I'd Rather Go Blind"

--

--

--

7

Bay Brooks

17

Valdosta, Georgia

"All of the Stars"

--

--

--

8

Quincy Mumford

24

Allenhurst, New Jersey

"Dancing Machine"

--

--

--

--

9

Brenna Yaeger

19

Spokane, Washington

"The House That Built Me"

--

--

10

Jeremy Gaynor

30

West Point, New York

"Superstar"

11

Jack Gregori

37

Washington, D.C.

"Ring of Fire"

--

--

--

12

Briar Jonnee

20

Shuqualak, Mississippi

"Take a Bow"

--

--

13

Jess Gallo

20

New Carlisle, Ohio

"Stolen Dance"

--

--

--

--

14

Brian Johnson

24

Cleveland, Ohio

"Reason to Believe"

--

--

15

Corey Kent White

21

Bixby, Oklahoma

"Chicken Fried"

--

--

Episode 5 (March 4):

The fifth episode, titled "Best of the Blinds", was a recap of all the Blind Auditions broadcast up to that point.

Episode 6 (March 9):

The sixth episode included the last of the Blind Auditions as well as the first Battles.

Order

Artist

Age

Hometown

Song

Coach's and contestant's choices

Adam

Pharrell

Christina

Blake

1

Nathan Hermida

17

Boston, Massachusetts

"Sure Thing"

--

--

2

Paul Pfau

26

Myersville, Maryland

"Fly Me to the Moon"

N/A

--

3

Gaia Golden

26

Haiku, Hawaii

"Red"

N/A

--

--

--

4

Vance Smith

22

Detroit, Michigan

"Reach Out I'll Be There"

N/A

--

5

Caitlin Caporale

23

Newburgh, New York

"Impossible"

N/A

N/A

6

Athena

N/A

Chicago, Illinois

"Am I Wrong"

N/A

N/A

N/A

--

7

Jennifer Chung

24

Millbrae, California/ Atlanta, Georgia

"Don't Speak"

N/A

N/A

N/A

--

8

Ashley Prince

N/A

Superior, Colorado

"Bartender"

N/A

N/A

N/A

--

9

Hannah Kirby

20

Sulphur Springs, Texas

"The Letter"

N/A

N/A

N/A

The Battles:

The Battles (from the second half of episode 6 to episode 9) consisted of two 2-hour episodes, one 1-hour and one special episodes each on March 9, 10, 16 and 17, 2015. Season eight's advisors are Ellie Goulding for Team Adam, Lionel Richie for Team Pharrell, Nick Jonas for Team Christina and Meghan Trainor for Team Blake. Continuing with the format introduced in season three, the coaches can steal two losing artists from another coach. Contestants who won their battle or are stolen by another coach will advance to the Knockout rounds.

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Episode

Coach

Order

Winner

Song

Loser

'Steal' result

Adam

Pharrell

Christina

Blake

Episode 6, (Monday, March 9, 2015)

Pharrell Williams

1

Mia Z

"Put the Gun Down"

Ashley Morgan

N/A

Adam Levine

2

Tonya Boyd-Cannon

"P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)"

James McNeiece

N/A

--

--

--

Blake Shelton

3

Brian Johnson

"Knockin' On Heaven's Door"

Joshua Davis

--

--

N/A

Episode 7, (Tuesday, March 10, 2015)

Pharrell Williams

1

Anthony Riley

"Get Ready"

Travis Ewing

--

N/A

--

Christina Aguilera

2

Sonic

"Masterpiece"

Ameera Delandro

--

--

N/A

--

Christina Aguilera

3

Joe Tolo

"For the First Time"

Gabriel Wolfchild

--

--

N/A

--

Adam Levine

4

Deanna Johnson

"Love Me like You Do"

Nicolette Maré

N/A

--

--

--

Adam Levine

5

Nathan Hermida

"Thinking Out Loud"

Josh Batstone

N/A

--

--

--

Blake Shelton

6

Sarah Potenza

"Gimme Shelter"

Hannah Kirby

--

N/A

Adam Levine

7

Blaze Johnson

"Rude"

Michael Leier

N/A

--

--

--

Blake Shelton

8

Cody Wickline

"How Country Feels"

Matt Snook

--

--

--

N/A

Pharrell Williams

9

Paul Pfau

"Don't Let Me Down"

Meghan Linsey

N/A

Episode 8, (Monday, March 16, 2015)

Pharrell Williams

1

Caitlin Caporale

"Fallin'"

Briar Jonnee

--

N/A

--

N/A

Adam Levine

2

Barry Minniefield

"Feelin' Alright"

Jack Gregori

N/A

--

--

N/A

Christina Aguilera

3

Treeva Gibson

"Addicted to Love"

Katelyn Read

--

--

N/A

N/A

Pharrell Williams

4

Lowell Oakley

"Hound Dog"

Kimberly Nichole

--

N/A

N/A

Blake Shelton

5

Kelsie May

"Fancy"

Brenna Yaeger

--

--

N/A

N/A

Christina Aguilera

6

India Carney

"Stay"

Clinton Washington

N/A

N/A

Episode 9, (Tuesday, March 17, 2015)

Christina Aguilera

1

Rob Taylor

"Animals"

Jeremy Gaynor

N/A

--

N/A

N/A

Pharrell Williams

2

Sawyer Fredericks

"Have You Ever Seen The Rain?

Noelle Bybee

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Christina Aguilera

3

Koryn Hawthorne

"Love Me Harder"

Vance Smith

N/A

--

N/A

N/A

Blake Shelton

4

Brooke Adee

"Style"

Bay Brooks

N/A

--

N/A

N/A

Adam Levine

5

Lexi Dávila

"Unwritten"

Bren'nae DeBarge

N/A

--

N/A

N/A

Blake Shelton

6

Corey Kent White

"I Want Crazy"

Jacob Rummell

N/A

N/A

N/A

The Knockouts:

For the knockouts, Nate Ruess was assigned as a mentor for contestants in all four teams. After announcing Anthony Riley's withdrawal from the competition, Pharrell grouped three of his team members into one knockout, in which two contestants from the trio advanced, with the third eliminated. Just like in season five, the coaches can steal one losing artist. The top 20 contestants will then move on to the Live Shows.

Color key:

Episode

Coach

Order

Song

Artists

Song

'Steal' result

Winner(s)

Loser

Adam

Pharrell

Christina

Blake

Episode 10, (Monday, March 23, 2015)

Christina Aguilera

1

"A Woman's Worth"

Sonic

Ashley Morgan

"Heartbreaker"

--

--

N/A

--

Blake Shelton

2

"Wasted Love"

Sarah Potenza

Brian Johnson

"Nothing Ever Hurt Like You"

--

--

N/A

Adam Levine

3

"Leave Your Lover"

Nathan Hermida

Clinton Washington

"Wanted"

N/A

--

--

--

Pharrell Williams

4

"Collide"

Sawyer Fredericks

Paul Pfau

"I Don't Need No Doctor"

N/A

N/A

--

--

"Hold On, I'm Coming"

Mia Z

Blake Shelton

5

"(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman"

Meghan Linsey

Travis Ewing

"I Don't Want to Be"

N/A

--

--

N/A

Christina Aguilera

6

"If You Love Somebody Set Them Free"

Kimberly Nichole

Koryn Hawthorne

"Try"

N/A

N/A

--

Episode 11, (Tuesday, March 24, 2015)

Blake Shelton

1

"Live Like You Were Dying"

Corey Kent White

Cody Wickline

"Til My Last Day"

N/A

N/A

--

N/A

Adam Levine

2

"Listen to Your Heart"

Deanna Johnson

Blaze Johnson

"You Found Me"

N/A

N/A

--

--

Pharrell Williams

3

"Warrior"

Caitlin Caporale

Hannah Kirby

"Higher Love"

N/A

N/A

--

Episode 12, (Monday, March 30, 2015)

Adam Levine

1

"I Wish"

Tonya Boyd-Cannon

Barry Minniefield

"What You Won't Do for Love"

N/A

N/A

--

N/A

Blake Shelton

2

"Electric Feel"

Brooke Adee

Kelsie May

"Tim McGraw"

N/A

N/A

--

N/A

Christina Aguilera

3

"Big White Room"

India Carney

Joe Tolo

"One of Us"

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Pharrell Williams

4

"My Girl"

Lowell Oakley

Jacob Rummell

"Life of the Party"

N/A

N/A

--

N/A

Christina Aguilera

5

"Love and Happiness"

Rob Taylor

Treeva Gibson

"Chasing Pavements"

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Adam Levine

6

"Arms of a Woman"

Joshua Davis

Lexi Dávila

"Anything Could Happen"

N/A

N/A

N/A

Episode 13, (Tuesday, March 31, 2015)

The thirteenth episode was a one-hour recap episode titled "The Road to the Live Shows". This recap highlighted the journey of the top 20 contestants.

Live shows:

The live shows is the final phase of the competition. It consists of the playoffs, four weekly shows and the season finale.

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Week 1: Live playoffs (April 6, 7, & 8):

The Live Playoffs comprised episodes 14, 15, and 16 (the results show). The top twenty artists perform, with two artists from each team advancing based on the viewers' vote, and each coach completing their respective teams with their own choice.

Episode

Coach

Order

Artist

Song

Result

Episode 14, (April 6)

Blake Shelton

1

Sarah Potenza

"Free Bird"

Eliminated

Pharrell Williams

2

Caitlin Caporale

"Best Thing I Never Had"

Eliminated

Blake Shelton

3

Hannah Kirby

"I Feel The Earth Move"

Blake's choice

Pharrell Williams

4

Lowell Oakley

"Jealous"

Eliminated

Pharrell Williams

5

Mia Z

"Ain't No Sunshine"

Public's vote

Pharrell Williams

6

Koryn Hawthorne

"How Great Thou Art"

Pharrell's choice

Blake Shelton

7

Corey Kent White

"Make You Feel My Love"

Public's vote

Blake Shelton

8

Brooke Adee

"Love Me Like You Do"

Eliminated

Blake Shelton

9

Meghan Linsey

"Love Runs Out"

Public's vote

Pharrell Williams

10

Sawyer Fredericks

"Trouble"

Public's vote

Episode 15, (April 7)

Adam Levine

1

Tonya Boyd-Cannon

"Take Me to the Pilot"

Eliminated

Adam Levine

2

Joshua Davis

"Budapest"

Public's vote

Christina Aguilera

3

Sonic

"I'm Going Down"

Eliminated

Adam Levine

4

Brian Johnson

"At This Moment"

Adam's choice

Christina Aguilera

5

Kimberly Nichole

"What's Up?"

Public's vote

Christina Aguilera

6

Lexi Dávila

"All By Myself"

Eliminated

Adam Levine

7

Nathan Hermida

"Chains"

Eliminated

Christina Aguilera

8

India Carney

"Hurt"

Public's Vote

Christina Aguilera

9

Rob Taylor

"Earned It"

Christina's choice

Adam Levine

10

Deanna Johnson

"Down to the River to Pray"

Public's vote

Non-competition performances

Order

Performer

Song

14.1

Maroon 5

"Sugar"

15.1

Sia

"Elastic Heart"

16.1

Wiz Khalifa Ft. Chris Jamison

"See You Again"

16.2

Team Blake, (Brooke Adee, Corey Kent White, Hannah Kirby, Meghan Linsey, Sarah Potenza)

"I'll Take You There"

16.3

Team Christina, (India Carney, Kimberly Nichole, Lexi Dávila, Rob Taylor, Sonic)

"Like a Prayer"

16.4

Team Pharrell, (Caitlin Caporale, Koryn Hawthorne, Lowell Oakley, Mia Z, Sawyer Fredericks)

"Say Something"

16.5

Team Adam, (Brian Johnson, Deanna Johnson, Joshua Davis, Nathan Hermida, Tonya Boyd-Cannon)

"Diamonds"

Week 2: Top 12 (April 13 & 14):

The Top 12 performed on Monday, April 13, 2015, with the results following on Tuesday, April 14, 2015. The Instant Save returned once again this season, with the bottom three artists performing for a spot on the next round via the viewers' votes from Twitter. Oklahoma country music star Reba McEntire, last seen on the show's first season as an advisor for Team Blake, returned to serve as a mentor for the top 12 contestants. Sawyer Fredericks, Kimberly Nichole and Meghan Linsey received the first iTunes multiplier bonuses of the season, reaching second, third and fifth positions respectively on the iTunes Top 200 Singles chart at the close of the voting window.

Episode

Coach

Order

Artist

Song

Result

Episode 17, (April 13)

Blake Shelton

1

Hannah Kirby

"Edge of Seventeen"

Public's vote

Adam Levine

2

Brian Johnson

"If I Ever Lose My Faith in You"

Bottom three

Christina Aguilera

3

India Carney

"Take Me to Church"

Public's vote

Pharrell Williams

4

Mia Z

"Miss You"

Bottom three

Adam Levine

5

Deanna Johnson

"Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)"

Bottom three

Pharrell Williams

6

Sawyer Fredericks

"Imagine"

Public's vote

Christina Aguilera

7

Rob Taylor

"I Put a Spell on You"

Public's vote

Blake Shelton

8

Corey Kent White

"Why"

Public's vote

Pharrell Williams

9

Koryn Hawthorne

"Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)"

Public's vote

Adam Levine

10

Joshua Davis

"America"

Public's vote

Blake Shelton

11

Meghan Linsey

"Girl Crush"

Public's vote

Christina Aguilera

12

Kimberly Nichole

"House of the Rising Sun"

Public's vote

Episode 18, (April 14)

Instant Save performances

Pharrell Williams

1

Mia Z

"Stormy Monday"

Eliminated

Adam Levine

2

Brian Johnson

"Amazed"

Eliminated

Adam Levine

3

Deanna Johnson

"It Will Rain"

Instant Save

Non-competition performances

Order

Performer

Song

18.1

Nick Jonas

"Chains"

18.2

Blake Shelton & his team, (Meghan Linsey, Corey Kent White, Hannah Kirby)

"In the Midnight Hour"

18.3

Christina Aguilera & her team, (India Carney, Rob Taylor, Kimberly Nichole)

"Hotel California"

Week 3: Top 10 (April 20 & 21):

The Top 10 performed on Monday, April 20, 2015, with the results following on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Adam, Blake, Christina and Pharrell brought in Dave Stewart, Scott Hendricks, Mark Ronson and Ryan Tedder respectively to help in this week's coaching. Koryn Hawthorne and Sawyer Fredericks got the iTunes multiplier bonuses of the week, reaching third and fourth positions respectively at iTunes Singles chart at the close of the voting window.

Episode

Coach

Order

Artist

Song

Result

Episode 19, (April 20)

Christina Aguilera

1

Kimberly Nichole

"Something's Got a Hold on Me"

Public's vote

Adam Levine

2

Joshua Davis

"Hold Back the River"

Bottom three

Blake Shelton

3

Hannah Kirby

"Shout"

Public's vote

Blake Shelton

4

Meghan Linsey

"Home"

Public's vote

Pharrell Williams

5

Koryn Hawthorne

"Make It Rain"

Public's vote

Adam Levine

6

Deanna Johnson

"Somebody to Love"

Bottom three

Christina Aguilera

7

Rob Taylor

"A Song For You"

Bottom three

Blake Shelton

8

Corey Kent White

"Unwound"

Public's vote

Pharrell Williams

9

Sawyer Fredericks

"Iris"

Public's vote

Christina Aguilera

10

India Carney

"Run to You"

Public's vote

Episode 20, (April 21)

Instant Save performances

Christina Aguilera

1

Rob Taylor

"(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay"

Eliminated

Adam Levine

2

Deanna Johnson

"Help Me Make It Through the Night"

Eliminated

Adam Levine

3

Joshua Davis

"I Won't Back Down"

Instant Save

Non-competition performances

Order

Performer

Song

19.1

Top 10

"Rocket Man/Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting"

20.1

Pharrell Williams & his team, (Koryn Hawthorne, Sawyer Fredericks)

"I Don't Want to Be"

20.2

Reba McEntire

"Going Out Like That"

20.3

Adam Levine & his team, (Joshua Davis, Deanna Johnson)

"The Joker"

Week 4: Top 8 (April 27 & 28):

The Top 8 will perform on Monday, April 27, 2015, with the results following on Tuesday, April 28, 2015. Most of the previous coaches from past seasons have returned to advise the remaining artists. Usher will be returning as an Advisor for Team Adam, Gwen Stefani for Team Pharrell and Team Christina, while Cee Lo Green will be advising Team Blake. Shakira is the only one to not come back, due to the recent birth of her second child.

Episode

Coach

Order

Artist

Song

Result

Episode 21, (April 27)

Adam Levine

Joshua Davis

"TBA"

TBD

Pharrell Williams

Koryn Hawthorne

"Girl On Fire"

TBD

Pharrell Williams

Sawyer Fredericks

"TBA"

TBD

Christina Aguilera

India Carney

"TBA"

TBD

Christina Aguilera

Kimberly Nichole

"TBA"

TBD

Blake Shelton

Corey Kent White

"When I See You Smile"

TBD

Blake Shelton

Hannah Kirby

"TBA"

TBD

Blake Shelton

Meghan Linsey

"TBA"

TBD

Episode 22, (April 28)

Instant Save performances

1

2

3

Non-competition performances

Order

Performer

Song

21.1

Matt McAndrew

"Counting on Love"

21.2

Blake Shelton

"Sangria"

22.1

Rozzi Crane

"Psycho"

22.2

Jason Derulo

"Want to Want Me"

Elimination Chart:

Overall:

Color key:

Artist's info

Artist from Team Adam,

Artist from Team Pharrell,

Artist from Team Christina,

Artist from Team Blake,

Result details

Winner,

Runner-up,

Third place,

Fourth Place,

Saved by Instant Save (via Twitter),

Artist was saved by the public,

Artist was saved by his/her coach,

Artist was eliminated but won the Wildcard round,

Artist was eliminated,

Live show results per week

Artist

Week 1

Week 2

Week 3

Week 4

Week 5

Finals

Corey Kent White

Safe

Safe

Safe

Hannah Kirby

Safe

Safe

Safe

India Carney

Safe

Safe

Safe

Joshua Davis

Safe

Safe

Safe

Kimberly Nichole

Safe

Safe

Safe

Koryn Hawthorne

Safe

Safe

Safe

Meghan Linsey

Safe

Safe

Safe

Sawyer Fredericks

Safe

Safe

Safe

Deanna Johnson

Safe

Safe

Eliminated

Eliminated (Week 3)

Rob Taylor

Safe

Safe

Eliminated

Brian Johnson

Safe

Eliminated

Eliminated (Week 2)

Mia Z

Safe

Eliminated

Brooke Adee

Eliminated

Eliminated (Week 1)

Caitlin Caporale

Eliminated

Lexi Dávila

Eliminated

Lowell Oakley

Eliminated

Nathan Hermida

Eliminated

Sarah Potenza

Eliminated

Sonic

Eliminated

Tonya Boyd-Cannon

Eliminated

Team:

Color key

Artist's info

Artist from Team Adam,

Artist from Team Pharrell,

Artist from Team Christina,

Artist from Team Blake,

Result details

Winner,

Runner-up,

Third place,

Fourth Place,

Eliminated,

Artist Saved by Instant Save (via Twitter),

Artist won the Wildcard round,

Artist received one or more iTunes bonus that week,

Number of iTunes bonuses received,

Artist

Week 1

Week 2

Week 3

Week 4

Week 5

Finals

Joshua Davis

Public's vote

Advanced

Advanced

Deanna Johnson

Public's vote

Advanced

Eliminated

Brian Johnson

Coach's choice

Eliminated

Nathan Hermida

Eliminated

Tonya Boyd-Cannon

Eliminated

Sawyer Fredericks

Public's vote

Advanced

Advanced

Koryn Hawthorne

Coach's choice

Advanced

Advanced

Mia Z

Public's vote

Eliminated

Caitlin Caporale

Eliminated

Lowell Oakley

Eliminated

India Carney

Public's vote

Advanced

Advanced

Kimberly Nichole

Public's vote

Advanced

Advanced

Rob Taylor

Coach's choice

Advanced

Eliminated

Lexi Dávila

Eliminated

Sonic

Eliminated

Corey Kent White

Public's vote

Advanced

Advanced

Meghan Linsey

Public's vote

Advanced

Advanced

Hannah Kirby

Coach's choice

Advanced

Advanced

Brooke Adee

Eliminated

Sarah Potenza

Eliminated

Performances by guests/coaches:

Episode

Show segment

Performer(s)

Title

Reaction

Performance type

Source

Hot 100

Hot digital

14

The Live Playoffs

Maroon 5

"Sugar"

3 (-1)

N/A

live performance

15

Sia

"Elastic Heart"

47 (+5)

N/A

live performance

16

The Live Playoffs Results

Wiz Khalifa feat. Chris Jamison

"See You Again"

1 (+9)

N/A

live performance

18

Top 12 Results

Nick Jonas

"Chains"

14 (-1)

N/A

live performance

20

Top 10 Results

Reba McEntire

"Going Out Like That"

N/A

N/A

live performance

Artists' appearances in other media:

Deanna Johnson sang in the blind auditions for season five, but failed to turn any chairs.,

Meghan Linsey and her then fiance, Joshua Scott Jones, won season two of the television talent show "Can You Duet?" as the band Steel Magnolia.,

Ratings:

The season eight premiere was watched by 13.97 million viewers with a 4.1 rating in the 18-49 demographic. It was up from last season's premiere by 1.02 million viewers. The season eight premiere was up 21% from the previous season's finale. The second episode retained 95% of viewers from the premiere episode, compared to just 79%, from the previous season.

U.S. Nielsen ratings:

Episode

Original airdate

Production

Time slot (ET)

Viewers, (in millions)

Adults (18-49)

Source

Rating

Share

1

"The Blind Auditions Premiere"

February 23, 2015 (2015-02-23)

801

Monday 8:00 p.m.

13.97

4.1

11

2

"The Blind Auditions, Part 2"

February 24, 2015 (2015-02-24)

802

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

14.06

3.9

11

3

"The Blind Auditions, Part 3"

March 2, 2015 (2015-03-02)

803

Monday 8:00 p.m.

14.67

3.9

12

4

"The Blind Auditions, Part 4"

March 3, 2015 (2015-03-03)

804

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

15.54

4.1

13

5

"Best of the Blinds"

March 4, 2015 (2015-03-04)

N/A

Wednesday 8:00 p.m.

8.60

2.1

6

6

"Blinds End and Battles Begin"

March 9, 2015 (2015-03-09)

805

Monday 8:00 p.m.

13.95

3.8

12

7

"The Battles Premiere, Part 2"

March 10, 2015 (2015-03-10)

806

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

13.73

3.8

12

8

"The Battles, Part 3"

March 16, 2015 (2015-03-16)

807

Monday 8:00 p.m.

12.21

3.3

10

9

"The Battles, Part 4"

March 17, 2015 (2015-03-17)

808

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

12.82

3.4

11

10

"The Knockouts Premiere"

March 23, 2015 (2015-03-23)

809

Monday 8:00 p.m.

12.20

3.4

10

11

"The Knockouts Premiere, Part 2"

March 24, 2015 (2015-03-24)

810

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

11.62

2.8

9

12

"The Knockouts Premiere, Part 3"

March 30, 2015 (2015-03-30)

811

Monday 8:00 p.m.

11.87

3.2

10

13

"The Road to the Live Shows"

March 31, 2015 (2015-03-31)

812

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

8.57

2.0

7

14

"The Live Playoffs, Night 1"

April 6, 2015 (2015-04-06)

813

Monday 8:00 p.m.

10.97

2.9

9

15

"The Live Playoffs, Night 2"

April 7, 2015 (2015-04-07)

814

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

11.07

2.7

9

16

"The Live Playoffs, Results"

April 8, 2015 (2015-04-08)

N/A

Wednesday 8:00 p.m.

9.64

2.2

7

17

"Live Top 12 Performances"

April 13, 2015 (2015-04-13)

815

Monday 8:00 p.m.

11.04

2.9

9

18

"Live Top 12 Eliminations"

April 14, 2015 (2015-04-14)

816

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

10.69

2.5

9

19

"Live Top 10 Performances"

April 20, 2015 (2015-04-20)

817

Monday 8:00 p.m.

10.58

2.6

6

20

"Live Top 10 Eliminations"

April 21, 2015 (2015-04-21)

818

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

11.25

2.6

9

21

"Live Top 8 Performances"

April 27, 2015 (2015-04-27)

819

Monday 8:00 p.m.

22

"Live Top 8 Eliminations"

April 28, 2015 (2015-04-28)

820

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

23

"Live Top 6 Performances"

May 4, 2015 (2015-05-04)

821

Monday 8:00 p.m.

24

"Live Top 6 Eliminations"

May 5, 2015 (2015-05-05)

822

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

25

"Live Semi-Final Performances"

May 11, 2015 (2015-05-11)

823

Monday 8:00 p.m.

26

"Live Semi-Final Results"

May 12, 2015 (2015-05-12)

824

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.

27

May 18, 2015 (2015-05-18)

825

Monday 8:00 p.m.

28

May 19, 2015 (2015-05-19)

826

Tuesday 8:00 p.m.