Upstate New York found itself in front of the eyes of the world on Tuesday night as Binghamton native, Alyssa Crosby, captivated audiences on NBC's The Voice during the second week of blind auditions.

The 32-year-old performer took to the stage with a stirring rendition of Alanis Morissette's "Hand In My Pocket," aiming to entice one of the celebrity judges to turn their chair and welcome her onto their team. And success came her way when one of them did just that!

Among the star-studded panel of judges for this season of The Voice are Dan + Shay, Chance the Rapper, John Legend, and the iconic Reba McEntire. While Alyssa's vocals garnered praise from John Legend and Dan + Shay, it was country music legend Reba McEntire who recognized her talent and hit the button to welcome Alyssa onto her team.

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Known for her distinctive voice and soulfulness, Alyssa now finds herself under the wing of Reba on The Voice. Reba expressed admiration for Alyssa's unique sound and soulful delivery, revealing that she was captivated by the talent that Alyssa brought to the stage.

The Voice YouTube Channel also saw positive feedback from viewers. @HeroShades commented, "She has a really pretty voice. She started off a bit nervous, but she kept getting better throughout. Beautiful performance from her..."

@marcos7801 praised Alyssa's performance, saying, "Alyssa brought some soul and a little swag to this rendition of Hand In My Pocket. She did an excellent job."

@tennajones1251 drew comparisons to Sheryl Crow and expressed excitement for Alyssa's future performances, stating, "She has that Sheryl Crow vibe, kinda liked that myself. Like to see what else she brings to the table..."

On The Voice's official Facebook page, Marilyn McCormick shared her enthusiasm, saying, "I loved her voice! So happy Reba turned. I think she will be around for a while!" Providing a more detailed analysis, the Robert Anton Fan page expressed, "Interesting, intimate version. I was loving it. Lot of emotion & time for her vocal to breathe. Congrats!"

Jamie-Lynn Morrison appreciated Alyssa's unique take on the song, commenting, "Great twist on that song... because it is hard to sing." Julian Nichols recognized Alyssa's talent and praised the choice of her coach, noting, "Really good voice. You got the right coach for that voice."

NBC's The Voice returns on Monday, March 11 at 8:00 p.m., EST, for the final week of blind auditions.

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