Tonight’s episode of The Voice UK 2014 saw the return of country music to the show in the form of Talia Smith.
Following the popularity of series 2 finalist Mike Ward and fellow 2013 contestant Emma Jade Garbutt, The Voice continues to discover the rare talent of quality British country singers.
For her Blind Auditions performance, Talia sang ‘Hell On Heels’ which was originally recorded by the American girl group, Pistol Annies:
To Talia’s delight, coach Tom Jones turned around for her right at the end, meaning she’s now officially a member of Team Tom. Even though the Welsh legend was the only coach to push their button, you get the feeling Sir Tom would have been the 31-year-old’s first choice anyway.
To get an idea what Talia Smith must live up to, here’s a look back at last years Battle Rounds where Mike Ward and Emma Jade Garbutt went head to head: