Eurovision Star Surprises ‘The Voice’ Coaches With Blind Audition
A contestant on The Voice of Armenia in 2017 was already familiar to the coaches — and plenty of viewers as well. Eurovision star Iveta Mukuchyan performed a blind audition and surprised everyone.
Check out Iveta’s incredible performance in the video below, and read on to find out more about this superstar and past The Voice contestant.
Iveta Mukuchyan Surprises ‘The Voice Of Armenia’
Iveta appeared on stage wearing a sequined hood which covered her face. When she started singing “Runnin'” by Naughty Boy, Beyoncé, and Arrow Benjamin, the coaches were clearly impressed. Eventually, Iveta removed her hood to reveal her face.
All four coaches turned around for Iveta’s performance, and danced along as she sang. She showed off a powerhouse voice and amazing stage presence. When the song was finished, the coaches gave her a standing ovation.
Iveta didn’t actually join a team to compete on the show — it was just for fun. She reportedly shared her advice for contestants, telling them to enjoy themselves without thinking too much about whether their performance will turn chairs. She also said it brought back memories of her time on The Voice of Germany.
Who Is Iveta Mukuchyan?
Iveta Mukuchyan is an Armenian-German singer who previously competed on The Voice of Germany in 2012. She later represented Armenia in the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest, finishing in seventh place.
Iveta got her start on the Armenian talent show Hay Superstar in 2009, finishing in fifth place. She competed on Xavier Naidoo’s team on The Voice, where she was eliminated in the first week of live shows.
For Eurovision 2016, Iveta sang “LoveWave,” with lyrics co-written by her. She earned the titles of Eurovision’s Next Top Model and Best Female Solo Vocalist during the competition.
Iveta has released one studio album, an EP, and several singles. She’s also acted in several movies and television shows over the years.