★ What is Gossip Cop? Find out!

Jennifer Nettles and Contestant J Rome Rank First After Duets Premiere (VIDEO)

(YouTube)

By Shari Weiss

VIDEO

(YouTube)

The very first contestant showcased on the series premiere of “Duets” Thursday ended up being the very best – at least, according to the coaches.

J Rome performed “Tonight” with partner Jennifer Nettles of Sugarland, an amazing feat given that he recently had a severe case of tonsillitis that put his voice in jeopardy.

RELATED – John Legend Joins “Duets” After Lionel Richie Drops Out

Fellow coach Robin Thicke was amazed, telling the pair, “That’s how you kick off a season of ‘Duets!'”

The other coaches, John Legend and Kelly Clarkson, were apparently impressed, too, giving J Rome the highest rating out of all eight contestants that were featured.

Check out the video below!

Follow @GossipCop on Twitter!

Like us on Facebook!

WATCH:

Courtesy of Rickey.org

Enter your email address here to receive daily news updates from us.

 


  1. Gossip Cop
  2. Mediaite
  3. Styleite
  4. The Mary Sue
  5. The Braiser
CloseSubscribe to Gossip Cop's newsletter: