Bio: Billy Gilman (born William Wendell Gilman III on MAy 24, 1988 in Westerly, RI) is an American country music artist and contestant on Season 11 of The Voice. At the age of 11, Billy debuted his single “One Voice,” which became a Top 20 hit on the Billboard country music charts. His album of the same name was released in later 2000 and went double platinum in the US. He went on a hiatus, but then released a single in 2014 called “Say You Will.” Billy auditioned for Season 11 of The Voice, and chose Adam Levine as his coach.
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Billy is best known for his song “One Voice” and as a contestant on Season 11 of The Voice.
Billy is an ambassador for the Muscular Dystrophy Association and performs at their charity events. In 2014, he came out as gay.
Talk about a collaboration. As if we didn’t already love Kelly Clarkson’s rendition of ‘It’s Quiet Uptown’ from ‘The Hamilton Mixtape,’ it only got better on Dec. 13 when ‘The Voice’ frontrunner Billy Gilman joined her for a duet.
Billy Gilman really proved that he was much more than a child star when he took on ‘The Voice’ stage for season 11. He chatted with HollywoodLife.com before the finale on Dec. 13, and revealed how much Adam Levine really helped him each week and convinced him to take chances.
Billy Gilman is going to be making big moves after ‘The Voice,’ regardless if he wins or not. HollywoodLife.com chatted with the season 11 finalist EXCLUSIVELY before the Dec. 13, and he revealed his exciting plans after the competition is over. Hint: It involves a move to NYC!
Justin Bieber is Team Adam Levine on this season of ‘The Voice,’ and he’s pulling for the singers finalist, Billy Gilman, to win it all! We broke the news to Billy that Justin had tweeted his support after the Dec. 12 episode, and he could NOT have been more shocked Check out his reaction here!
Everyone has their favorite ‘Voice’ contestant — including Justin Bieber! The pop star took to Twitter on Dec. 12 to reveal that he’s Team Blake all the way, and he’s hoping Billy Gilman takes home the gold at the big finale. See his sweet message, right here.
The Season 11 finale of ‘The Voice’ is quickly approaching, and with four artists still in the running, it could truly be anyone’s game based on the Dec. 12 finale performances. So, who do the prediction experts at our sister site think will come out on top? Find out here!
Billy Gilman is officially a finalist on Season 11 of ‘The Voice,’ and on the Dec. 12 episode, he’ll get one last chance to perform for America’s votes. So, what can he possibly sing to keep impressing the viewers like he’s done all season long?! HollywoodLife.com caught up with the singer to find out his plans!
Billy Gilman made his big return to country on the Nov. 28 episode, singing Martina McBride’s ‘Anyway,’ leaving everyone with goosebumps. However, after the show he told us that it actually wasn’t his idea to leave pop to head back to country — but someone gave him the advice that led him there!