Craig Wayne Boyd defeats the odds and wins The Voice – 2014-12-17

Team Blake claimed another win on last night’s The Voice finale. A contestant who was saved twice on the show,Craig Wayne Boyd, was ready to throw in the towel on his music career.  Craig revealed in a press conference after his big win on the NBC competition series that he lost his house a year ago, before making the decision to audition. 

“I remember a little more than a year ago, sitting in a pick-up outside of a club after I had played to basically played to no one and talking with my drummer and saying, ‘Listen, I may have to quit because it’s not paying my bills. I’m losing my house….lost my pick-up, ” Craig said. “I didn’t know what I was going to…and him telling me, ‘You can’t do that.’”

Of course as we now know, music wasn’t done with Craig.  After having the hard conversation with his drummer, Craig received the email inviting him to audition for The Voice.

Of his big win, Craig said, “It’s just validation that all that hard work that I’ve put in up to this point was not in vain.”

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