What’s the reason why Anthony Riley quits The Voice Season 8?
Anthony Riley of Team Pharrell would no longer be part of The Voice Season 8. The shocking announcement was made on Monday, March 23, 2015.
According to coach Pharrell Williams, the 28-year-old singer is not coming back to the show for “personal reasons.”
There is a rumor and unverified report that he refuses to partner with another team member. (We will update this post once we get the exact details of his exit.)
Some linked his departure from the show with his March 10 tweet that showed support to a controversial political figure.
— Anthony Riley (@iamanthonyriley) March 11, 2015
Riley’s removal leads to Team Pharrell to have a three way Knockouts between Mia Z, Paul Pfau and Sawyer Fredericks.
Here is Anthony singing “I Got You (I Feel Good)” during Blind Auditions.