How Ivan Urgant asked the mentors to "turn around" on The Voice

Ivan Urgant is not only a comedian and showman, he is also a musician! Yes, yes, but not many people knew that before he came to season 3 of The Voice. Let's take a look back at how Urgant revealed his musical potential on The Voice.

Ivan Urgant on the show The Voice with the song "Turn around

In the third season of The Voice there was one newThe blue curtain that covered the performers was added to distinguish it from previous seasons. While in the other seasons only the mentors, with their backs turned to the candidates, did not see the performers, here even the audience did not see the performers.

This was done in order to save The audience, along with the mentors, tried to guess who was hiding behind the curtain. The concept was interesting, but it was abandoned in subsequent seasons: people wanted to not only hear, but also see candidate speeches.

Blue curtain on season 3 of The Voice
Blue curtain on season 3 of The Voice

But there were interesting moments with the curtain: it made Ivan Urgant's performance possible, which in the normal season would have surprised only the mentors, but with the curtain surprised everyone. No one expected Ivan Urgant to come to the show.

And he, by the way, knows how to not only Singing, but also playing: piano, guitar, flute, accordion, bass, drums, and this is not even a complete list. In the '90s, Urgant even recorded by a music album called "The Star.

The humorist and talented musician approached the choice of songs for "The Voice responsibly: to increase his chance of getting into the show, he chose the song "Turn Around."
The song was performed by Valery Meladze and Grigory Leps. Funnily enough, Leps was one of the mentors for the third season of The Voice and surprisedthat his song came on.

During the performance, despite numerous requests, no one turned around. But afterwards, on the button. clicked Agutin.

After a couple of seconds, the curtain came down, and the mentors and the audience saw a male figure in a dark sweater. Urgant specifically hid face, so that even after the curtain falls, the intrigue remains.

Ivan Urgant in the hood on the show voice
Ivan Urgant in the hood on the show voice

Pelageya couldn't help asking:

Is anyone there?

After that, Urgant took off his hood and continued singing. The audience was ecstatic, even the mentors themselves were amazed: they had apparently been expecting whomanything, But not Ivan Urgant at the piano.

Ivan Urgant revealed himself
Ivan Urgant revealed himself

Unfortunately, Urgant. failed in the show, but he once again shone with his talents:

Viewers wrote many positive comments under the youtube video about how Ivan sings:

"This man never ceases to amaze! Hurricane is talented in humor, intelligent, and how powerful his voice is! What else can this alien do?"

Urgant sang with dignity. His joke with the song "Turn Around succeeded 100 percent and was one of the most memorable moments of the entire third season of The Voice!


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