“And you are a heavy-handed pourer when you make those drinks!” Angie laughed. “Everybody’s so nice and backstage in your talent compound, it’s like a little party room. And we shut it down! We were the last people there.”
But the real drama unfolded onstage as a whopping three artists were sent packing. Going into the evening, Usher and Shakira each had only one artist on their team, so odds were that they would be wiped out by the end of the episode.
Luckily, it wasn’t meant to be. Both Team Shakira’s Kristen Merlin and Team Usher’s Josh Kaufman skated on through to the semifinals.