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Gotye (music artist)

'The Voice' recap: The first live show

'The Voice' recap: The first live show

A major change took place tonight in the second season of NBC’s “The Voice”: The live shows began, and for the first time, the fate of the artists is not just in the coaches’ hands — viewers can vote for who they want to stay. Teams Blake and Christina took the stage first tonight — six team members each, and only half from each team move on to the quarter-finals. It’s a swift and heavy cut, considering how slowly the show was progressing till now. This also means that “The Voice” now occupies two nights’ worth of television, as the results shows are broadcast 9 p.m. Tuesday. Want to vote? There’s a 12-hour voting window, so...