Jamaican singer Tessanne Chin wins Season 5 of the Voice.
Jamaican Singer, Tessanne Chin, wins Season 5 of the voice beating Jacquie Lee into second place.
On December 10, 2013, her performance of “Bridge over Troubled Water” for the Semifinal Round became #1 on the iTunes chart, with her becoming the first contestant to achieve the top chart position at the end of an applicable voting window that season. On December 17, 2013, her performance of Whitney Houston‘s “I Have Nothing” became #1 on the iTunes chart, with her also becoming the first contestant that season to achieve the top chart position twice.
The Voice is an American reality television singing competition broadcast on NBC. Based on the original The Voice of Holland, the concept of the series is to find new singing talent (solo or duets) contested by aspiring singers, aged 15 or over,drawn from public auditions. The winner is determined by viewers by voting through telephone, Internet, SMS text, and iTunes Store purchases of artists’ performances; they receive US$100,000 and a record deal with Universal Music Group.