‘The Voice’ meets rugby league when American-Tongan rock singer Jordis Unga makes a guest appearance at halftime during the Vodafone Warriors’ second-round NRL clash against Melbourne at Mount Smart Stadium tomorrow night (match day sponsor: Woodstock).
The 34-year-old from Forest Lake, Minnesota has been on holiday in New Zealand meeting relatives.
Tossing the coin will be Vodafone Warriors member Matt Balchin.
Other Vodafone Warriors members who won game day benefits are: FREE TRAINS: Vodafone Warriors fans are being encouraged to take advantage of Auckland’s rail network to get to Mount Smart Stadium for Friday night’s clash with the Melbourne Storm.
MORE INFORMATION RAY WHITE COIN TOSS: The Ray White Coin Toss will take place straight after the end of the ISP curtain-raiser (about 7.15pm).
Vodafone Warriors member Matt Balchin tosses the coin with Vodafone Warriors captain Roger Tuivasa-Sheck and his Melbourne Cameron Smith. HARVEY NORMAN COMMUNITY FUN ZONE: Get your photo taken in the Harvey Norman Community Fun Zone with Vodafone Warriors players. ACC BIGGEST WARM-UP: Mini and mod teams will be taken through their paces in the ACC Biggest Warm-Up before playing their games.
Everything Adam said was spot on – the arrangement started out dreadfully slow before Jesse finally kicked in with the big power vocals.
Jordis Unga (Team Blake) – “A Little Bit Stronger” She’s been forever billed as the show’s rocker, so of course she gets a stripped down vocal ballad. After her second sub-par live show performance, I could see Jordis getting the instant elimination tonight.
Oh yeah and the live eliminations - well lets just call one of them downright shocking. So for some help on Rae Lynn’s performance, I turned to my country music aficionado, TV Dad. She has stage presence, good vocals, and if it wasn’t for the “dirty” factor that TV Dad so graciously pointed out, I may have enjoyed it.
But this year we want one of our fans to win something even more special.
MORE INFORMATION WHAT HAPPENS NEXT: Watch out at halftime for this fun quiz.
It was just the beginning of another very bizarre show from The Voice.
We were privy to the oversexualization of a 17-year-old, a live performance by Christina Aguilera in a corset making it rain on Blake Shelton, an awkward Jewish joke from Adam Levine and an even more awkward white guy comment from Cee Lo Green.
“I get very Jewish with the fire coming down,” says Adam. I wasn’t a fan of his Jovi rendition last week, but he was pitch perfect with this one. Cee Lo likes the song choice because “Phil Collins has an awful lot of soul for a white guy.” “What does that mean?