Nigerian Lady Ruti Olajugbagbe wins The Voice UK 2018
Ruti Olajugbagbe has won the 2018 edition of The Voice UK. The 18-year-old Ruti Olajugbagbe was crowned the winner of The Voice 2018 .
18 Years Old Ruti Olajugbagbe beat runner-up Donel Mangena. Ruti broke down in tears after host Emma Willis announced her as the winner, with her coach Sir Tom Jones gushing earlier in the show that is a ‘wonderful, magical, sincere’ singer.
Speaking after her victory Ruti said:
I wasn’t expecting this… I didn’t expect to get to the blind audition, I don’t know what to say!’
Ruti Olajugbagbe won £100,000 prize, as well as a deal with Republic Records. Ruti Olajugbagbe’s first single is already available.
It was a nail-biting final which saw the last four contestants battle it out for the £100,000 prize, as well as a deal with Republic Records.
Ruti was crowned champion after three incredible performances, with her final song – Dreams by The Cranberries – to be released as her debut single .