South African singer a surprise hit on The Voice US

2019-03-18 11:49
 
Selkii on The Voice US.

Cape Town – South African singer Selkii has taken The Voice US by storm.

The singer, whose real name is Jess Yallup, blew the judges away with her rendition of I Try, by Macy Gray.

Her blind audition got her turns from Adam Levine and Blake Shelton.

WATCH HER AUDITION HERE:

Selkii revealed on Instagram that she ended up choosing Blake. She is the first South Africa to appear on the show now in it's 16th season. 

SEE THE POST HERE:

The Durbanite has been living in the US with her husband since 2017. No stranger to reality singing competitions Selkii made it to the Top 7 in Idols South Africa season 6 in 2010.

WATCH HER SING MICHAEL JACKSON'S EARTH SONG HERE:

Read more on:    south africa  |  tv  |  the voice us

NEXT ON CHANNELX
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.