•   
  •   

Entertainment The Voice UK coach Olly Murs reunites with former co-worker Lara as she auditions for the show

12:10  05 january  2020
12:10  05 january  2020 Source:   digitalspy.com

The Voice UK trailer gives coaches Olly Murs and will.i.am unexpected new looks

  The Voice UK trailer gives coaches Olly Murs and will.i.am unexpected new looks It looks like the '90s are back.The chair-swivelling, button-bashing talent show is coming back for 2020, this time with a slightly new-look coaching panel.

Olly Murs performs 'Superstition' in week 3 of The Voice UK 2019 Blind Auditions ! Get all the latest from The Voice UK YouTube channel, news, gossip and videos with superstar Coaches will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson, Olly Murs and Sir Tom Jones.

Olly Murs treats us to a special performance of 'Dance With Me Tonight' in round three of the Blind Auditions on The Voice UK 2018! Get all the latest from The Voice UK YouTube channel, news, gossip and videos with superstar Coaches will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson, Olly Murs and Sir Tom Jones.

Tom Jones sitting in a chair: The Voice UK 2020's Olly Murs was left stunned by one auditionee in particular tonight (January 4), as his childhood friend and former co-worker Lara George auditions for the show. © ITV The Voice UK 2020's Olly Murs was left stunned by one auditionee in particular tonight (January 4), as his childhood friend and former co-worker Lara George auditions for the show.

Olly Murs was shocked to witness his childhood friend Lara George auditioning on The Voice UK tonight (January 4).

The pair first met back in Essex when she was just 16 years old, and they eventually ended up working together at a call centre together before Olly made it big on The X Factor.

a man that is standing in the dark: The Voice UK © ITV The Voice UK

As it's currently just the Blind Auditions stage, Olly and Lara's reunion was rolled out slowly, as the coach took a little bit of time to recognise her voice.

Amazon rolls out Samuel L. Jackson voice option for Alexa

  Amazon rolls out Samuel L. Jackson voice option for Alexa Amazon has a new, mature-rated voice available for Alexa, first promised back in September: Samuel L. Jackson. Instead of asking your daily questions to Amazon's very G-rated Alexa, you can ask the assistant to introduce you to Samuel L. Jackson and then select to use the explicit version of the voice option. If you change your mind later and would prefer the clean iteration, you can easily do so in settings. The company recommends a few questions for users to ask the American actor's Alexa archetype to experience Sam's unique responses:"Alexa, ask Samuel L. Jackson where he is from.""Alexa, ask Sam to wake me up at 7am.

Her performance impressed Olly Murs who spun his chair around and will act as her mentor going into the next round. Before entering The Voice , she made a living by carrying out admin duties at her father's company . She balanced this with singing professionally on week nights and at weekends at

Even popstars suffer from dating blunders! We tested Olly Murs , Will I Am, Jennifer Hudson and Tom Jones on how much they know about each other, and made

Gallery: Reality competition shows around the world [Photos]

But when he finally did, what a reaction it was.

Screaming "LARA!!!!" with both hands held aloft, Olly ran up to her onstage to give her a big warm hug – and also admitted to his fellow coaches that he used to fancy her.

But he wasn't the only coach to spin around his big red chair.

Putting their friendship aside for the time being, Lara decided to join Sir Tom Jones' team.

Elsewhere on the show, Lara wasn't the only auditionee with a previous connection to one of the voice coaches.

a person sitting on a stage: The Voice UK - Shezar © Rachel Joseph - ITV The Voice UK - Shezar

ShezAr (who happens to be 'Beneath Your Beautiful' singer Labrinth's sister) took to the stage having previously collaborated with Tom – she was a member of the choir on his and Beverly Knight's 2017 TV special titled Gospel Christmas.

When asked if her brother knew she was going to be taking part in the show, ShezAr (who also joined Team Tom, after all four coaches turned round) said she didn't tell him, "because I wanted this to be a decision I made for myself... I wanted to surprise him as well!"

Olly Murs breaks in tears as he talks about rift with twin on Voice UK .
Olly Murs breaks in tears as he talks about rift with twin on Voice UKThe coach opened-up about the decade-long rift between himself and his twin brother to his fellow coaches, a moment that proved pretty emotional for him.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks
usr: 4
This is interesting!