Shannon singer fancied for UK Voice title

Karl Michael
Karl Michael

A SHANNON native is the bookies favourite to win The Voice UK after all four judges competed for him on last weekend’s show.

Karl Michael who lived in Shannon until he was eight wowed the judges with his rendition of ‘No More I love you’s’ by Anne Lennox .

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The 27-year-old London resident choose the Script frontman Danny O’ Donogue to be his coach explaining to the Dublin native that he was “half Irish”

Karl, who attended St Aidan’s primary school in Shannon, said: “My mom Alice Burke is Irish and we still go back to visit Limerick, Ennis and Shannon as we have loads of extended family there, nan, uncles, aunts and cousins,”