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  1. Team Blake's Craig Wayne Boyd Wins The VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | WCHO-FM Washington Court House

    Blake Shelton claimed his fourth win as a coach Tuesday night on The Voice with country artist Craig Wayne Boyd. The Nashville native, who performed "Sweet Home Alabama" with Lynyrd Skynyrd during the finale, beat out three members of Adam Levine's team to take the title.

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  2. Craig Wayne Boyd Wins 'The Voice' Season SevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... of Boyd performing the song below. Earlier in the show, Boyd sang "Sweet Home Alabama" with the reconstituted Lynyrd Skynyrd, once again showing off the Southern-rock chops he displayed with guest star Randy Houser during the homecoming episodes ...

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  3. Country's Craig Wayne Boyd Wins "The Voice"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Country Weekly

    ... champion of country music, wowed the crowd with a duet of "Sweet Home Alabama" with iconic Southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd. Craig Wayne follows in the country boot prints of previous Voice winners Cassadee Pope and Danielle Bradbery, who were also ...

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  4. 'The Voice': Meet season 7's new winnerRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | KBMT

    ... forward to the future." His present isn't looking too bad, either. After performing "Sweet Home Alabama" with Lynyrd Skynyrd during Tuesday's finale, the legendary band sent Boyd a congratulatory note.

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  5. The Voice Results: Who Won Season 7? Your Champion is ...Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Hollywood Gossip

    ... America's next musical superstar. Belting out "Sweet Home Alabama" on stage with the surviving members of Lynyrd Skynyrd, he made Team Blake (and the nation) proud, that's for sure. "There has never been a more deserving person to hold that trophy ...

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  6. The Voice: And the winner is . . .Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Toronto Star

    ... with celebrities. If you weren't grooving along to Craig singing “Sweet Home Alabama” with Lynyrd Skynyrd, then why the heck not? Craig was in his element and the band members looked as thrilled to be performing with Craig as he was ...

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  7. 'The Voice' crowned a winner, but it wasn't the one we were expectingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Mashable

    ... Bruno Mars, Meghan Trainor and Ed Sheeran. But more importantly, the final four sang duets with the likes of Lynyrd Skynyrd, Jennifer Hudson, Fall Out Boy and Jessie J. All four were superb, but there were three clear standouts: Craig Wayne Boyd and ...

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  8. Craig Wayne Boyd Wins Season 7 of "The Voice"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... Elyjuh Rene, Shirey and Anita Antoinette. Ahead of the twice stolen Boyd joining Rock 'n' roll Hall of Famers Lynyrd Skynyrd for a driving interpretation of the group's classic hit "Sweet Home Alabama," season 7 mentor and Fall Out Boy frontman ...

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  9. 'The Voice' Crowns Season 7 WinnerRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | WVII

    ... with music megastars. Damien Lawson and Jennifer Husdon sang "Your World," Craig Wayne Boyd teamed with Lynyrd Skynyrd on "Sweet Home Alabama," Matt McAndrew and Fall Out Boy performed "Centuries" and Chris Jamison dueted with Jessie J for a ...

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  10. 'The Voice': Season 7's winner revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... "Bang Bang." Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars were up next, singing "Uptown Funk." Craig Wayne Boyd joined Lynyrd Skynyrd for "Sweet Home Alabama." Meghan Trainor sang her new single, "Lips Are Movin'." Damien joined Jennifer Hudson to perform her new ...

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  11. The Voice crowns another Texas winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... was filled out with superstars. McAndrew teamed up with Fall Out Boy. Boyd sang "Sweet Home Alabama" with Lynyrd Skynyrd. Damien grooved through a disco duet with a gorgeous Jennifer Hudson. The best pairing, however, was Jamison belting alongside ...

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  12. Damien takes 4th place on 'The Voice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The News-Star

    ... Mark Ronson, singer-songwriter-producer Bruno Mars, British singer Ed Sheeran, Hozier and rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd. Last week, Lawson faced elimination and competed with eight other previously eliminated contestants to become the wildcard entry in ...

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  13. 'The Voice' Finale Recap: Season 7 Winner NamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Fall Out Boy sang "Centuries" with McAndrew, Jennifer Hudson performed "It's Your World" with Damien, Lynyrd Skynyrd rocked "Sweet Home Alabama" with Boyd, and Jessie J shared "Masterpiece" with Jamison. The coaches also joined for "Have Yourself a ...

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  14. Bruno Mars, Jennifer Hudson & More Set for the Voice Season Finale TonightRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Producer-musician Mark Ronson, critically acclaimed singer-songwriter-producer Bruno Mars , British phenomenon Ed Sheeran, Grammy Award and Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson , the multi-talented Hozier and legendary rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd will perform tonight, Dec. 16 season finale of the Emmy Award-winning musical competition series "The Voice." Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars will perform "Uptown Funk" from Ronson's upcoming album, "Uptown Special."

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  15. 'The Voice' season 7 finale spoilers: Celebrity duet pairings revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Vocalist of the Year Blake Shelton, will be comfortably in his own element as he teams up with the legendary Lynyrd Skynyrd to perform the classic mega hit "Sweet Home Alabama." Boyd, who most recently hit number two on the iTunes hot 200 chart with ...

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  16. 15 things you should never say to someone from AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... fans claim more national titles than the team actually won." Controversy continues to surround the lyrics to Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama." When the band says "In Birmingham, they love the governor," apparently referring to Gov. George ...

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  17. Bruno Mars, Mark Ronson, Ed Sheeran, Jennifer Hudson, Lynyrd Skynyrd...Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Producer-musician Mark Ronson, critically acclaimed singer-songwriter-producer Bruno Mars, British star Ed Sheeran, Grammy and Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson, Hozier and legendary rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd will perform on Tuesday's season finale of the Emmy Award-winning musical competition series "The Voice" . Ronson and Mars will perform "Uptown Funk" from Ronson's upcoming album, "Uptown Special."

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  18. Police officer disciplined for playing 'Sweet Home Alabama' at protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | UPI

    ... march, which protested the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., and Eric Garner in New York, heard the Lynyrd Skynyrd song coming from what appeared to be an unmarked police car. Michael said the car was in the midst of a group of police cars ...

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  19. Police car appears to blast 'Sweet Home Alabama' at protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Mark Potok, a senior fellow at the Southern Poverty Law Center, a civil rights organization. The 1974 song by Lynyrd Skynyrd was written in response to Neil Young's song "Southern Man," which has lyrics about racism and slavery. Potok dismissed the ...

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  20. Chicago protesters claim cop car playing 'Sweet Home Alabama' proves racismRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Illinoisreview

    ... to show a Chicago police car blasting the song "Sweet Home Alabama." The 1974 song, by the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, has been deemed by some unidentified individuals as somehow supporting former Alabama Governor George Wallace, a ...

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