'The Voice': Matthew Schuler talks tackling One Direction

When competing on a show like "The Voice," you always want to take on music that the audience loves and is familiar with, but there's always an inherent risk in tackling music by groups with particularly rabid fan bases. Just ask Matthew Schuler.On Monday's (Dec. 2) episode of the hit NBC reality show, Schuler opted to dedicate One Direction's "Story of My Life" to his family, but speaking with Zap2it backstage afterwards, he admitted he was aware his decision could backfire. "It was definitely intense," he says. "I knew going into it, singing One Direction is always a risk because they have the biggest fan base in the world, so I didn't want the Directioners coming to kill me if I didn't do it justice. But it was fun. I got to put my own spin on it and dedicate it to my family, you know? They've always been so encouraging to me and been...


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