The final kept its promises with very good performances from the four talents.
“I would like to win for my wife and children”confided Aurélien in a tape recorder during the final of “The Voice”. The 34-year-old storekeeper, protected from Zaziewon his bet by winning the trophy against Micha with 68.3% of the vote. “’The Voice’ is incredible (…) I felt like a child who was realizing lots of dreams, I met wonderful people. Thank you from the heart “he spoke at the microphone of Nikos Aliagas at the end of an evening as festive as it is moving.
Four talents took part in this grand finale: Arslane and Micha, coached by Amel BentAurélien, the protege of Zazie and Jérémy, supported by Vianney. All launched the evening with a collegiate alongsideAya Nakamura, the most listened to French artist in the world. Then, each of them could interpret the title they wanted. Aurélien got the ball rolling with When we only have love by Jacques Brel. The amateur singer from Lot-et-Garonne impressed everyone with his vocal strength. Zazie praised her performance, which she described as “wonderful, fair and dense. »
Then, Jérémy launched into a cover of the song All by myself by Éric Carmen highlighted by Celine Dion. The French teacher in Scotland wanted, by participating in the TF1 singing competition “to meet the public here at home. » His coach Vianney paid him a vibrant tribute. “He has a huge palette like we rarely have at ‘The Voice’. It’s called a donation. You are very human, very humble but you are also daring. You came to prove to us that you are an immense singer.
Amel Bent’s tears
Arslane then succeeded his comrades on stage by singing Letter to France by Michel Polnareff. A choice he explained on the air: “ It’s a love letter to France, this country in which I have been evolving for a little over two years. It’s also like a message of thanks to the people who believed in me and who helped me get to the final.“In the magnetos recorded during rehearsals, Amel Bent burst into tears in front of his talent. “It’s as if he tells us the story of his life with each song, it’s crazy. The story of this little guy who is far from home, who dreamed of France as an El Dorado where he was going to realize his dreams… It’s simply overwhelming. It’s like that… I don’t know why! I feel you. It’s in my heart. When you sing, I feel you. More and more. “, she said very moved. After his performance, she continued to compliment him: “In your voice I hear who you are, what you’ve been through. There are people who make music, it’s the music that will make you. »
Duos with Patrick Bruel or Pierre de Maere
Amel Bent, who has two talents in this final, then attended Micha’s performance with great emotion. The 17-year-old Guyanese had chosen to take over the title Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen. After her performance, she was full of praise for her protege: “You have everything that cannot be learned. You were born with something very powerful. There you don’t shine, the light comes from you and that’s a gift. »
The finalists also had the chance to do duets with great French artists. Jérémy thus shared the stage with Pierre de Maererecent winner of two music victories (male revelation and original song), Arslane was alongside Vitaa who just released the single Things that we do. Micha sang with Christophe Mae who released his sixth opus called life is funny and will begin a Zenith tour next September. Finally, Aurélien interpreted a title with Patrick Bruel.
A nightclub atmosphere
After these various performances on stage, only two talents qualified for the super final: Micha and Aurélien. Both sang The quest by Jacques Brel, song imposed among two by the production. The evening then ended in a giant party with the arrival of the DJ David Guetta, present for the first time in the show. The four finalists then sang together one last time on a medley of the artist’s hits. The coaches were dancing like crazy, Vianney even standing on the armrest of his seat!
Then Nikos delivered the long-awaited verdict. It was therefore Aurélien who won the title of “The Voice” 2023 against Micha. He offers Zazie his third trophy. The coach, who was returning to the show, had already taken Lilian Renaud to victory in season 4 then Maëlle in season 7.