|Hometown||Sydney, New South Wales|
| Chairs Turned
Lionel Cole is a singer currently a contestant on The Voice.
Bold and soulful, 45-year-old acclaimed artist Lionel Cole is a multi-talented musician who plays professional piano, drums and percussion. Born in New York to a family of musical royalty; his father, Grammy nominated jazz musician, Freddy Cole; and his uncle, the infamous Nat “King” Cole - Lionel was always bound for great things.
His many accolades include over 300 original works, performances with countless musical heavyweights such as Mariah Carey and Joss Stone as well as producing numerous television and film compositions. His musical style draws inspiration from Stevie Wonder, Prince, Chopin and Samuel Barker.
When Lionel, age 44, auditioned for The Voice a spark was instantly felt among the judges, he preformed "Unforgettable" by Nat King Cole and received a three chair turn. He eventually chose Ricky to be his coach.
|Blind Audition||"Unforgettable"||Nat King Cole||3-chair turn|
Joined Team Ricky