The Sing-Off “The Sing-Off Christmas Live!” Review

Although the competition on The Sing-Off officially ended last week, fans were treated to a follow upChristmas special this week featuring The Sing-Off alum from the past 3 seasons.

The three groups that have taken The Sing-Off title in the past three seasons, Nota, Committed and Pentatonix, opened the night with a fantastic arrangement of "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)" that provided a unique opportunity to directly compare the sounds of The Sing-Off champions. With the three groups singing side by side, I was not only struck by how talented the three groups were, but by how distinct their sounds were. The Sing-Off has not resulted in three groups that sound exactly like one another, rather American audiences have been introduced to three variations on an a capella theme.

It was great to hear the familiar voices of the prior season’s winners, but I was thrilled to hear some of the fan favorites from prior seasons as well. Delilah teamed up with the Backbeats for a cover of "All I Want For Christmas" that was just as fun as the original. The Beezelbubs, On The Rocks and Dartmouth Aires teamed up for an arrangement of "Santa Claus is Coming To Town" that was much more tamely choreographed than most of the performances by the three groups but still completely entertaining. Read More...


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