'The Voice' Top 11 Contestants of Season 11
Tonight is the first episode that fans get to use the Instant Save on The Voice for season 11 and we got to see judges Miley Cyrus and Adam Levine perform with their teams for the first time. In addition, this week, Garth Brooks appeared as a key adviser for the top 12 contestants. Now, eleven out of the top 12 are able to move on to the next show while one is eliminated. We've got the full live recap for you here as it all goes down tonight. And, don't forget to click through our gallery to check out the background on each of the top 11 contestants who made it through to next week as we update it throughout the show.
The first three artists that were safe were announced at the very beginning of the show. The very first person revealed as safe was from Miley Cyrus' team - Ali Caldwell. America also saved We McDonald from Team Alicia Keys, followed by Adam Levine's team member Brendan Fletcher. Fletcher was actually saved by Adam Levine last week. Following a performance from Adam Levine and his team, several of the contestants were asked questions about their experiences on the show by host Carson Daly. Shortly after, more contestants were revealed as safe. Courtney Harrell from Team Blake Shelton was then revealed as being put through to the next round, as was Billy Gilman from Adam Levine's team. After Alicia Keys performed a new song on stage and Carson Daly showed footage of Keys and Miley Cyrus surprising fans, Daly announced more contestants as being safe. The next performer revealed as being saved by America was Miley Cyrus' team member Darby Walker. Next was, from Team Blake Shelton, Austin Allsup. Miley Cyrus took the stage with her team members to perform and then the reveals continued. From Team Alicia Keys, Christian Cuevas was announced as safe, followed by Josh Gallagher from Adam Levine's team. Then, the final contestant announced as moving on in the competition was ... Sundance Head from Blake Shelton's team. This left Aaron Gibson and Sa'Rayah in the bottom two, having to perform for America's Instant Save. For their "Instant Save" performances, Aaron performed "Lego House" and Sa'Rayah sang "Rock Steady." And, the contestant saved was Aaron Gibson from Miley Cyrus' team. (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC)