Travis Tritt Performs on 'The Voice' 5 Days After His Involvement in a Fatal Car Crash

He sang with Andrew Sevener on the NBC show's finale.


    The show must go on for Travis Tritt. Just five days after his tour bus was involved in a deadly car accident, the country star is already back on stage doing what he does best. Travis performed his hit with The Voice finalist Andrew Sevener on the show's season 16 finale.

    The 56-year-old rocked out to one of his most beloved songs for the very first performance of the evening. As soon as the upbeat tune started, coach Kelly Clarkson was up dancing along. By the end of the track, the entire audience, including the other coaches—Blake Shelton, Adam Levine, and John Legend—were on their feet.

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    Everyone loved Travis and Andrew’s duet.
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    After the episode, Travis uploaded a handful of photos showing off his star-studded evening. He first gave a shout-out to the fourth place finisher. "Congratulations again to [Andrew Sevener] on doing such a great job on @NBCTheVoice! Stay humble and focused and you will go far, young man! I’m always a fan and in your corner!"

    Congratulations again to on doing such a great job on ! Stay humble and focused and you will go far, young man! I’m always a fan and in your corner!

    — Travis Tritt (@Travistritt)

    The artist also revealed his fondness for Kelly in not one, but two posts! First, he noted that he "absolutely adores" the "Piece by Piece" singer and said she was "such a sweetheart." Then he added that he'd like to make some music with Kelly! "What a pleasure it would be to collaborate with such an incredibly talented voice like hers," he mused. Travis was also able to meet Adam backstage and called him "a great dude."

    FYI - I absolutely adore ! Such a sweetheart and I was honored to meet her as I performed on tonight! ain’t as pretty but he ain’t too shabby either!😆 Love you both!

    — Travis Tritt (@Travistritt)

    If anyone asked me who I would like to sing or record with that I haven’t before, I would have to say ! Just sayin’ what a pleasure it would be to collaborate with such an incredibly talented voice like hers!

    — Travis Tritt (@Travistritt)

    I made a new friend tonight with when I performed on ! What a great dude!

    — Travis Tritt (@Travistritt)

    Although Travis that his tour bus was only sideswiped in the collision that happened in the early hours of May 18, tragically, two other people were killed. We're glad to see the singer doing well in the days following the incident.

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