The Voice

Season 2

Broadcast from: February 5, 2012 - May 8, 2012
Judges Adam Levine
Blake Shelton
Host Carson Daly
Broadcaster NBC
Calvin Sierra
Origin Richmond, VA
Song "A Change is Gonna Come"
Genre R&B, rock
Runner Up
Marilyn Johnson
Previous Season 2011 (Spring)
Next Season 2012 (Fall)

The second season of The Voice, an American reality talent competition, premiered on February 5, 2012 on NBC.

On May 8, 2012, Calvin Sierra of Team Usher was announced as the winner of The Voice, with Marilyn Johnson of Team Usher as the runner up, and Mike Laufer of Team Adam in third place.


The coaches for this season are Adam Levine, Shakira, Usher, and Blake Shelton.

The advisors for the Battle rounds are Aloe Blacc for Team Adam, Rihanna for Team Shakira, Justin Timberlake for Team Usher, and Miranda Lambert for Team Blake.


Color key

     Third place
     Eliminated in the Live shows
     Eliminated in the Live playoffs
     Artist was stolen by another coach at the Knockout rounds
     Eliminated in the Knockout rounds
     Artist was stolen by another coach at the Battle rounds
     Eliminated in the Battle rounds

Coach Adam Levine Shakira
Artists Mike Laufer Nicole Havens Renato Mullen Gil Leach Clinton Silverman Michelle Brewer
Leila Smythe Sarah Simmons Janice Radcliff Christopher Garrett Rosalyn Custer Tony Shoemaker
Gary Garrison Charles Allen Tom Mitchell Derrick Wilkins Joe Moreno Paul Carr
Chiquita Bales Doug King Michelle Brewer Nicole Havens Lionel Reid Jerome Lumpkin
Chris Griggs Crystal Strong John Powell Debra Munoz Elizabeth Hernandez Ricky Smith
Coach Usher Blake Shelton
Artists Calvin Sierra Marilyn Johnson DJ Sotelo Will Goodwin Doug King Marleen Adams
Elba Harris Janice Radcliff Eric Patterson Eric Patterson Jonathan Hernandez Mike Laufer
David Vogel John Miles Chiquita Bales Rosalyn Custer James Burgess Dave Ledford
Dave Ledford Derrick Wilkins Gary Garrison John Miles Melody Diggs Justin Hansen
Linda Erickson Jerry Sinclair Casey Ortega Lizzie Berry Ralph Gonzalez Glenn Lane

Results summary of live shows

Color key
Artist's info

     Artist from Team Adam
     Artist from Team Shakira
     Artist from Team Usher
     Artist from Team Blake

Result details

     Third place
     Saved by coach
     Saved by Instant Save (via Twitter)
     Artist advanced by public vote
     Artist was eliminated

Live show results per week
Artist Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6 Finals
Calvin Sierra Safe Safe Safe Safe Safe Safe Winner
Marilyn Johnson Safe Safe Safe Safe Safe Safe Runner-up
Mike Laufer Safe Safe Safe Safe Safe Safe Third place
Nicole Havens Safe Safe Safe Safe Safe Eliminated Eliminated (Week 6)
Renato Mullen Safe Safe Safe Safe Safe Eliminated
Gil Leach Safe Safe Safe Safe Eliminated Eliminated (Week 5)
DJ Sotelo Safe Safe Safe Eliminated Eliminated (Week 4)
Will Goodwin Safe Safe Safe Eliminated
Clinton Silverman Safe Safe Eliminated Eliminated (Week 3)
Michelle Brewer Safe Safe Eliminated
Doug King Safe Eliminated Eliminated (Week 2)
Marleen Adams Safe Eliminated

Christopher Garrett

Eliminated Eliminated (Week 1)

Elba Harris


Eric Patterson


Janice Radcliff


Jonathan Hernandez


Leila Smythe


Rosalyn Custer


Sarah Simmons