Stevenage singer Nadeem Leigh wows judge Danny O’Donoghue on BBC One’s The Voice

20:31 06 April 2013

Nadeem Leigh wowed judge Danny O

Nadeem Leigh wowed judge Danny O'Donoghue on The Voice after appearing on the BBC One show this evening

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.

STEVENAGE singer-songwriter Nadeem Leigh has made it through the blind audition stage of talent show The Voice following a performance aired on BBC One tonight (Saturday).

Nadeem Leigh wowed judge Danny O’Donoghue with a unusual rendition of I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For by U2.

The former John Henry Newman pupil will now be coached by the lead singer of The Script as part of Team Danny, ahead of competing against other acts in the next round.

The 34-year-old spoke to the Comet about his thoughts ahead of the performance, as family and friends watched on backstage.

He said: “Before going on stage I kept saying ‘I’m not ready’ - it was such a whirlwind and surreal experience.

“I just had to compose myself but it was mind-blowing. I think if you focus on the judges it would all become too much so I just tried to block that out and do what comes naturally.”

Related articles

0 comments

More news stories

13:11
A young man who kicked his girlfriend down a flight of stairs, broke into his parents house and stole hundreds of pounds from his own mum has been handed a community sentence.

A young man who kicked his girlfriend down a flight of stairs, broke into his parents’ house and stole hundreds of pounds from his own mum has been handed a community sentence.

10:50
Mark and Henry Campbell

A dad from Sandy has put pen to paper to cope with his son’s life-limiting illness.

10:47
Tools worth thousands of pounds have been stolen from a van in a car park at Baldock services and police are appealing for witnesses and information.

Tools worth thousands of pounds have been stolen from a van in a car park at Baldock services.

Yesterday, 22:27
Letchworth murder victim Nicola Collingbourne

Police investigating the murder of a woman in Letchworth on Tuesday night have now confirmed the name of the 26-year-old victim.

”North
The Peugeot 308 Allure with optional 18inch Saphir wheels.

Peugeot Dealership, Norton Way, benefits from the increased car selection available on Peugeot’s Just Add Fuel®’ offer, making it easier for the residents of Letchworth to drive away with a brand new vehicle, including four of the 308’s six trim levels – Access, Active, Allure and GT Line (excluding GT or GTi).

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the The Comet e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up