The 16-year-old country singer Chevel Shepherd of Team Kelly Clarkson won The Voice 2018 (Season 15). Chris Kroeze (age 27) of Team Blake Shelton came in second.
Kirk Jay (age 22) and Kennedy Holmes (age 14) came in third and fourth place, respectively.
Season 15 Winner Announcement – The Voice 2018
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Kennedy of Team Jennifer Hudson is the youngest finalist ever on the show, she turned 14 over a week ago.
It’s a back to back win for Coach Kelly Clarkson, who also won with artist Brynn Cartelli in Season 14.
During the finale performances on December 17, 2018, Chevel Shepherd sang “It’s a Little Too Late” by Tanya Tucker and the original song “Broken Hearts”. For the duet, Chevel and Kelly sang “Rockin’ with the Rhythm of the Rain” by The Judds.
Chevel, who hails from Farmington, New Mexico, will receive USD 100,000 cash prize and a record deal with Universal Music Group.