The Battles commence on Season 5 of "The Voice" this coming Monday...and if the sneak preview below, of Team Xtina babydivas Amber Nicole and Timyra-Joi, is any indication of what's to come, these may be the most intense Battle Rounds yet.
In one corner, we have Amber, a contestant who received little screentime up until now (her Blind Audition was only part of a montage, oddly), and in the other corner is child prodigy Timyra-Joi, who seemed like a frontrunner from the start. But this is no David/Goliath situation. When these two enter the ring, they're a very even match.
Like, a Vicci Martinez-meets-Nikki Dawson kind of even match.
Amber and Timyra proceed to sang their faces (and each other's faces) off, belting Beyoncé's "Listen" with total Sasha Fierceness. Which girl did Christina Aguilera pick? We'll have to wait until this full Battle airs on NBC to find out. But by the looks of crafty Blake Shelton's reaction, I have a feeling he might swoop in for the Steal.
It is on, people!
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