Blake Shelton celebrated a record-breaking eighth win as a coach on U.S. TV expertise present The Voice on Tuesday, as his act Cam Anthony emerged victorious within the remaining.
The nation singer, who now has eight wins in his 10 years and double that many seasons as a coach and mentor, joked he is all about beating his fellow judges Kelly Clarkson and Nick Jonas to the highest spot.
“I really like beating the opposite coaches – it is what they pay me to do really. And I really like my job,” he mentioned throughout an interview with Leisure Tonight. “However with Cam… It is superb that, after 20 seasons, that God put this artist not solely in my life, however on this present. He wanted this chance, we wanted this chance to have somebody like him.
“On my 20th season, God put this younger man in my life on The Voice that will change all the things for this present. I need folks on the market to know that the one factor larger than Cam’s expertise is his coronary heart and his thoughts.”
The 19-year-old singer, whose soulful voice earned him Nina Simone comparisons, added that he nonetheless hasn’t come to phrases with the truth that he is received the competitors.
“It has not registered but,” he grinned. “That is undoubtedly a giant second in my life. It is a turning level. So I am simply attempting to gather myself, as a result of issues are simply beginning to roll.”
Blake additionally took to his Instagram web page to rejoice Cam’s victory, sharing a snap of them collectively and writing: “Cam, your artistry has proven by all season and your influence to this present will dwell on for a lifetime. Congratulations on the large win! Now time to rejoice!!!!!!! @therealcamanthony #TeamBlake @NBCTheVoice.”