Anthony Alexander on The Voice
From being the kid who watched the shows through his father's camera lenses, to now being one of the most popular contenders on the show, Anthony made his debut in front of the camera during the Season 13 blind audition on The Voice. The teen stunned coaches on his first note singing "Redbone" by American rapper and singer Childish Gambino. Immediately, the coaches and viewers alike recognized Anthony's vocal abilities. The coaches praised him and the audience received him with a standing ovation. His range style has been compared to Michael Jackson for the use of falsetto and tenor combinations.
Anthony Alexander during blind auditions
The singer stuns judges with his song selection and vocal ranges.
Anthony Alexander's Blind Audition
Anthony's blind audition proved he could possibly win the entire competition. With a vocal range that hits smooth tenor notes and transcends to a high falsetto soprano range, the singer's voice proved to share the talented skills of the artist formerly known as Prince. The coaches were so impressed that Adam quickly turned his chair, confirming his position as the first possible winning coach to get Anthony on his team. Praises for the singer went as far as Miley calling him "cool", and Jennifer praising him to join her team. In the end, Anthony chose to be on Adam's team.
Anthony Alexander Blind Audition
Coach JHud suffered a major knockout when Anthony chose to be on Adam's team.
The Battle for the Throne against Michael Knight
Anthony exhibited a mixture of soul/pop, matching the skills of Usher and Chris Brown while performing during the Battle Round against Michael Knight. The singers shared the stage while performing "I Feel It" by The Weeknd. Anthony's vocals proved to be a challenge against his opponent as he flexed his abilities once again, pushing his range from high sopranos to lower tenor ranges. Anthony and Michael shared a harmonized moment at the end of the song, which demonstrated both singers gifts on the stage. But the winner was chosen and Anthony walked away as the winner of the battle round moving forward to the knockouts.
Anthony Alexander tackled "Mercy" by Shawn Mendes. Once again his vocal ranges demonstrated his strengths, and the singer went on to win the knockouts against his opponent Hannah Mrozak. Anthony Alexander has proven that from his audition till the knockout round, there is nothing standing in his way when it comes to winning.
Who is the Mercy Singer?
Anthony sings on The Voice
From the blind auditions to the knockouts, Anthony has shown other contestants that he is a force who's out to win.
If you follow Anthony on his Instagram or Facebook, you will meet a cool 17-year-old who has enjoyed music since the age of 11. It seems the teenager has become an overnight sensation with over 3k followers on Facebook and over 40k followers on Instagram. So who is this kid?
Anthony's musical career began at the tender age of 11, where he performed at many local venues with his father. He would sing locally, until he made his debut on national television at the age of 17. But it seems Anthony was always near the stage even before his debut. While his father worked as a cameraman for The Voice, Anthony would watch other contestants perform their songs prior to the singer gracing the stage with his vocals.
Becoming a Star
Prior to his days on The Voice, Anthony Alexander would spend his days making music videos on Youtube and performing for his local fans. He is a young man with ambition, desire, and a vision for musical success. This is a teen who was born to be a star. Anthony Alexander knows what he wants out of life and has no problem working hard it. Today, the singer enjoys performing live, while bringing more fans to his multiple social media pages. And there is never a disappointed fan, with his fan base now reaching Brazil, Canada, Dominican Republic, and Indonesia. This young new artist is proving his fans span the globe.
Fun Facts about Anthony Alexander
I. Anthony Alexander was born in Fontana, California. II. His birthday was in August 1999 which makes him a leo (natural born leader). 1999 was the year just before the one leading to the failure of all computers, and the world as we knew it was to end... Thank God it didn't, or else we'd never have met Anthony. III. During his earlier performing years, his sister served as his assistant handing out flyers at local venues. IV. Anthony Alexander's father has been working in Hollywood for over 20 years as a camera operator which makes Anthony no stranger to showbiz. V. Anthony Alexander calls his vocal range Pop-Rock.
Anthony's Future and Net worth
The future seems to be paved in diamonds when it comes to young artist Anthony Alexander. He seems to understand the hardwork that is ahead in order to top the charts with his own songs and music videos. Not one to shy away in the face of challenges, Anthony has daily updates on his website regarding performing gigs and his position on The Voice. Whatever his future holds, be it acting, singing, or producing, it is clear that this new artist will bring his many talents to the table, winning America over one heartbeat at a time.