‘The Voice’ Recap: The Season 22 Winner Is Crowned In Nail-Biting Finale

It's all been building to this. The top 5 finalists hit the stage one last time before 'The Voice' season 22 winner was announced. Find out who walked away as the new champion!

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After weeks and weeks of hard-fought competition, The Voice is crowning a new champion. The top 5 contestants have wowed us with terrific performances, but only one can walk away the winner. So, who won The Voice season 22? It all came down to Bodie, Morgan Myles, Brayden Lape, Omar Jose Cardona, and Bryce Leatherwood.

Team Blake has three singers in the finale: Bodie, Brayden, and Bryce. Team Camila has Morgan, while Team Legend has Omar. If one of Blake’s singers wins, this will mark Blake’s ninth time working alongside a Voice champion.

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Bodie, Omar Jose Cardona, Morgan Myles, Bryce Leatherwood, and Brayden Lape of ‘The Voice.’ (NBC)

Bryce and Blake Shelton kick off the night with a performance of Blake’s own song “Hillbilly Bone.” Blake and the 22-year-old singer have amazing chemistry onstage together. This is one epic country duet! Next, OneRepublic takes the stage for a performance of “I Ain’t Worried.”

Ahead of their performance, John Legend says he is “constantly amazed and inspired by Omar.” They perform a sensational rendition of “Signed, Sealed, Delivered I’m Yours.” Omar easily holds his own singing alongside the EGOT winner.

American Idol alum Adam Lambert stuns with a gorgeous performance of “Ordinary World” dedicated to the victims of the Colorado Springs shooting. This incredible cover of the Duran Duran song will be featured on Adam’s upcoming album High Drama. The album is Adam’s first covers album and will be released on February 24, 2023.

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Morgan Myles is one of the finalists of season 22. (NBC)

Maluma sizzles when he performs two of his hits for the crowd. Girl Named Tom returns to The Voice stage with a performance of “One More Christmas” in honor of their father. The sibling trio notably won season 21 as part of Team Kelly. Since he has a whopping three singers in the finale, Blake has a duet with Brayden as well. Blake and the teen singer croon to Alan Jackson’s “Chasin’ That Neon Rainbow.”

Camila Cabello and Morgan slay with their duet of Camila’s “Never Be The Same.” Camila has been a constant source of support for Morgan throughout the season, and you can feel the sister vibes during their performance.

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Bodie is one of the season 22 finalists. (NBC)

Breland shows off his terrific vocals with a rendition of his song “For What It’s Worth.” Kane Brown and Blake team up for a duet of Kane’s hit “Different Man.” Bodie and Blake then rock out to Blake’s song “God’s Country.” They both jam out with their guitars and bring the house down with their duet. Bodie can truly do anything.

Kelly Clarkson, who will be returning for season 23, blessed us with a festive performance of “Santa, Can’t You Hear Me.” She wore a blue velvet dress for her holiday performance. Throughout the finale, Blake and John proved they could star in their own comedy series with their Odd Couple spoof.

The top 5 take the stage one last time before the results are revealed. The artist in fifth place is Brayden Lape of Team Blake. The finalist in fourth place is Omar Jose Cardona.

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Bryce Leatherwood during ‘The Voice’ season 22 finale. (NBC)

The top 3 are now Bryce Leatherwood, Bodie, and Morgan Myles. One is about to be the season 22 winner. Bodie and Morgan are the runner-ups of season 22. The official winner of The Voice season 22 is… BRYCE LEATHERWOOD! This marks Blake’s ninth win as a coach! (Read our exclusive interview with the new winner.)

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