Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 18°C

min temp: 11°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Ipswich: Singer Jade Mayjean Peters goes through to next round of The Voice

21:46 08 March 2014

Jade Mayjean Peters performing against Gemyni in The Voice battle round

Jade Mayjean Peters performing against Gemyni in The Voice battle round

WARNING: Use of this copyright image is subject to the terms of use of BBC Pictures' Digital Picture Service (BBC Pictures) as set out at www.bbcpictures.co.uk. In particular, this image may only be published by a registered User of BBC Pictures for editorial use for the purpose of publicising the relevant BBC programme, personnel or activity during the Publicity Period which ends three review weeks following the date of transmission and provided the BBC and the copyright holder in the caption are credited. For any other purpose whatsoever, including advertising and commercial, prior written approval from the copyright holder will be required.

Ipswich singer Jade Mayjean Peters has made it through to the next round of the talent show The Voice.

shares

The 21-year-old from Rushmere was judged to be the better singer in the BBC1 programme by the voting panel.

She had been up against double-act twin sisters Gemyni in her “battle” to reach the knock-out stages of the competition.

After Jade and Gemyni jointly performed the Britney Spears song Baby One More Time before the judges Will.i.am, Kylie Minogue, Tom Jones and Ricky Wilson, their mentor Kylie was asked to pick a winner.

She voted for Jade, who told Kylie: “Thank you so much. I will not let you down, I promise – I need a hug!”

Afterwards Jade said: Wow, that was so surreal.”

Earlier today she performed her own songs and covers of the likes of Amy Winehouse and Lorde in front of around 200 people in Christchurch Park.

Jade, who worked as a waitress before taking part in the show, thanked the crowd, made up mostly of young families for turning up.

shares

2 comments

  • And sarky sarge said she would lose against the twins, "you heard it here" he bleated. Sucker. Well done Jade, you are very talented and have a real good chance. We true normal people wish you well ( as any sensible kind person would).

    Report this comment

    Lee Davies

    Sunday, March 9, 2014

  • Jade is very talented , just brilliant ! She is at the Silent Street Labour Club today from 14:30 to 16:30 , looking forward to it :)

    Report this comment

    livelifelove

    Sunday, March 9, 2014

The views expressed in the above comments do not necessarily reflect the views of this site

Pictures supplied by Mid Suffolk District Council after inspections at Flames Kebabs, in Elmswell

The owner of a kebab van positioned regularly outside a Suffolk railway station has been banned from operating a food business for three years after a string of hygiene breaches.

Ballots being counted at Suffolk Police Headquarters for PCC elections. 
Announcement of Tim Passmore as winning candidate

Suffolk has re-elected incumbent Tory Tim Passmore to serve as the police and crime commissioner following yesterday’s poll.

A new Indian restaurant,Sea Spice, has opened in the White Lion in Aldeburgh.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis visits new dining venture Sea Spice at the White Lion Hotel

Brendan Padfield from The Unruly Pig and Shirley Green from Riding for the Disabled Hollesley group (foreground), with Moya Luddington and David and Anna Freebourne

An award-winning Suffolk pub has presented a prize of its own making to a local charity.

The pair of Tucano T1 jets, registrations ZF160 and ZF516, travelling through Suffolk on a truck

It is not every day you overtake a couple of high speed aeroplanes – particularly on a Suffolk dual carriageway.

A recount is taking place - stock photo

The UK Independece Party have snatched victory from the Tories in Haverhill following a Suffolk County Council by-election.

Essex Police & Crime Commissioner count 2016, Charter Hall, Colchester

Conservative candidate Roger Hirst has been elected as the new Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex.

Most read

Great Days Out

cover

Click here to view
the Great Days Out
supplement

View

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Streetlife

Newsletter Sign Up

Great British Life

Great British Life
MyDate24 MyPhotos24