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'The Voice' recap: Top 11 look to advance

'The Voice' recap: Top 11 look to advance

“The Voice” Top 11 performance show on Monday night kicked off with a somber, straightforward tribute to Prince. Purple-hued and somewhat perfunctory (had any of the coaches actually met Prince? Blake Shelton, for one, admitted that he had not), the coaches one by one expressed their admiration for the late, groundbreaking, hit-making resident of Paisley Park.

Adam Levine said Prince had been one of his “most profound musical influences.” Pharrell Williams relished his childhood memories of listening to Prince’s seminal album “Purple Rain.” Aguilera admired his genuineness and “passion for artists and artists' rights.” Shelton...