Minneapolis street performer misses cut on 'The Voice'

Author:
Updated:
Original:

A 22-year-old street performer from Minneapolis in her bid to advance on NBC's "The Voice" Tuesday night, the Pioneer Press reports.

Betsy Barta sang Adele's "Set Fire to the Rain" on the reality competition, but couldn't get any of the prospective coaches to turn their chairs in the show's latest blind audition round.

Barta was the second Twin Cities-area singer this week who missed the cut following Rosemount's Landon Medvec Monday night.

Barta, was visibly upset after the missing the cut. Coach Adam Levine -- who remarked "she's good" while the singer was auditioning -- gave Barta a hug after her performance and encouraged the singer to audition again in the future.

So far this season, Eden Prairie singer Mark Andrew Pudas is the only Minnesotan to be selected to advance on "The Voice."

Pudas, who goes by Mark Andrew, picked singer Shakira to be his coach.

Last season, Eagan native Nicholas David finished third place on "The Voice" with coach Cee Lo Green.

See video of Barta's audition below.

Next Up

Gary Kubiak

Vikings offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak announces retirement

Kubiak wraps up a career that has spanned nearly four decades.

alphaMPD

Minneapolis police seeks public help finding missing woman

A 63-year-old woman has been missing since Tuesday

coronavirus testing

Don't want to talk to a contact tracer? MN debuts online option after positive test

The department says the survey will allow its staff to keep track of more cases at a faster pace

Family Dollar

Money Gal Coaching: 12 things you are wasting your money on

Kelly Blodgett started Money Gal Coaching after paying down nearly $50K in debt in 18 months.

police lights

Three teens charged in Minneapolis robberies

The incidents took place on Saturday in Minneapolis.

covid-19, coronavirus, ppe

Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Thursday, January 21

It's the first time in exactly four months that Minnesota has had fewer than 100 COVID patients in intensive care.

icy roads, bad roads

Girl, 16, killed in crash with semi on icy Minnesota road

The crash happened in Dodge County around 8 a.m. Wednesday.

police lights

Road rage incident sees driver punch out man's window, punch him in face

The incident happened in Waite Park Wednesday morning.

Screen Shot 2019-10-11 at 7.01.24 AM

Minneapolis will recover $100K in costs connected to 2019 Trump rally

The Target Center operator said it'll pay the costs over three years.

Jacob Frey

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey confirms run for reelection

He has faced criticism over the city's response to George Floyd's death.

Related