The Voice UK winners: Where are they now?

Who won The Voice UK last year?

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As The Voice UK prepares to crown a fifth champion we take a look back at the past four winners and ask: Where are they now?

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Leanne Mitchell

The Voice UK winner 2012

Leanne won the first ever series of The Voice UK back in 2012 but was dropped after her album off the back of the show reached 134 in the charts and sold just 895 copies.

Leanne ended up taking to Twitter to claim she was being made a "scapegoat" for the record's failure.

"Ever get the feeling you’ve been used as the scapegoat? I have had to read and listen to so much about me recently, and so far have kept quiet," Leanne wrote at the time. "I’d written and finished the majority of my album by the end of last summer, around September time… I don’t know why it was decided to wait so long to release it, but unfortunately, being very new to all this and probably too naive, I had to trust the people around me in making the right decisions.”

It was reported in 2014 that Leanne had returned to singing in Holiday Parks.

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Andrea Begley

The Voice UK winner 2013

Team Danny singer Andrea Begley (controversially) beat Leah McFall in 2013's final to win the series.

Andrea, who was mentored by Danny O'Donoghue, went on to release her debut album in October. Called The Message it featured a combination of covers and self-penned songs from the Northern Irish singer.

The record did a lot better on the charts than Series One winner Leanne Mitchell managed making the top 10.

She's still signed (apparently) although a second album shows no signs of appearing.

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Jermain Jackman

The Voice UK winner 2014

The Voice 2014 winner Jermain Jackman's debut single charted at Number 75 and sold just over 3,000 copies.

His self-titled record of original tracks, co-written by Jermain himself, just missed out on the Top 40 when it was released last year, instead charting at Number 42, selling just under 2,500 copies.

He subsequently announced that he was 'quitting' music, saying: "I’ve stepped back from music for now. I saw some things I didn’t like and I was losing the love for music."

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Stevie McCrorie

The Voice UK winner 2015

It was Stevie McCrorie who won The Voice UK last year, securing coach Ricky Wilson his first victory. Stevie's winner's single was the best performing yet, with a cover of Lost Stars charting at Number 6 back in April, better than even The X Factor winner Louisa Johnson managed.

Stevie spent last autumn recording his debut album, Big World, in London which was released back in January and reached Number 35 in the charts.

Last month, Stevie revealed he was returning to work as a firefighter after a year out but insisted that he had not quit music.

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