Two locals among finalists on "The Voice"

Source: Nathan Parrett on Twitter
Source: Nathan Parrett on Twitter

UNIVERSAL CITY, CA (WECT) - Two of the final 48 contestants on the hit NBC talent show, The Voice, are from southeastern North Carolina.

The blind auditions concluded this week and Katrina Parker from Holly Ridge and Nathan Parrett from Tabor City both advanced.  Both are on "Team Adam" -- which is headed by Adam Levine from Maroon 5.

Parrett graduated from South Columbus High School in 2006 and moved to Los Angeles. talked with his theater teacher earlier this month.   You can keep up with Parrett several ways through this process on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.  Here's his information:

Twitter: @parrettnathan
Facebook: NathanParrettMusic
YouTube Channel: TheNathanParrett

Parker is a graduate of Jacksonville High School who now lives in Los Angeles.  You can also follow her on several social media outlets, including:

Twitter: @katrinapmusic
Facebook: KatrinaParkerTheVoice
YouTube Channel: KatrinaParkerMusic

The Voice airs Monday nights on WECT.  Starting next Monday, each coach will have two team members compete against each other on the same song to advance.

Here is a list of the full contestants by team:


Artist:                               Hometown:                                    Twitter:

Angel Taylor                      Los Angeles                                @ataylormusic

Chris Cauley                      Alpharetta, Ga.                            @chriscauley

Karla Davis                    Monroe, N.C.                                @karladavismusic

Katrina Parker                  Holly Ridge, N.C.                           @katrinapmusic

Kim Yarbrough          Memphis, Tenn./Los Angeles            @kimyarbrough

Mathai                              Dallas                                       @mathaimusic

Nathan Parrett                   Tabor City, N.C.                          @parrettnathan

Nicolle Galyon                Sterling, Kan.                               @nicatnitemusic

Orlando Napier               Santa Barbara, Calif.                      @ONapiermusic

Phillip Arnold "Pip"           Marietta, Ga.                                  @pip_andrew

Tony Lucca                       Waterford, Mich.                          @luccadoes

Whitney Myer                  Reno, Nev.                                  @Whitney_myer



Adley Stump                   Tulsa, Okla.                               @AdleyStump

ALyX                             Dallas                                       @FollowALyX

Brian Fuente                   Ridgeland, MS                            @BFuente

Charlotte Sometimes       Wall, N.J.                                   @4EverSometimes

Erin Willett                      Gaithersburg, Md.                       @erin_willett

Gwen Sebastian               Hebron, N.D.                              @gwensebastian

Jermaine Paul                  Harriman, N.Y.                            @jermainepaul

Jordan Rager                   Loganville, Ga.                            @Jordan_Rager

Jordis Unga                     Ridgeland, Minn.                          @jordismusic

Lex Land                        Orange County, Calif.                   @LexLand

Naia Kete                       Leverett, Mass.                           @naiakete

RaeLynn                         Baytown, Texas                          @raelynnofficial



Angie Johnson                St. Louis, Mo.                               @angiekjohnson

Erin Martin                     Berrien Springs, Mich.                    @erinmartinmusic

Jamar Rogers                  Bronx, N.Y.                                 @JSquidward

James Massone               Boston                                       @JamesMassone

Jamie Lono                     Vernon Hills, Ill.                            @JamieLono

Juliet Simms                   Tampa, Fla.                                 @JulietSimmsALL

Justin Hopkins                Portland, Ore.                               @jhopsmusicbox

Sarah Golden                   Houston                                      @SarahMGolden

Shields Brothers             Rixeyville, Va.                              @ShieldsBrothers

Tony Vincent                  Albuquerque, N.M.                        @TVofficial

Wade                            Harvest, Ala.                             @itsjustLiLWADE



Anthony Evans                Dallas                                       @AnthonyEvansJr

Ashley De La Rosa            Orlando, Fla.                             @UKnowAshleyDLR

Cheesa Laureta                Honolulu                                    @CheesyFbaby

Chris Mann                      Wichita, Kan.                             @IamChrisMann

Jesse Campbell                Chicago                            @singjessesing

Jonathas                        Austin, Texas                            @iknowJONATHAS

Geoff McBride                  Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.               @Geoff_McBride

Lee Koch                        Temecula, Calif.                         @LEEKOCHMUSIC

Lindsey Pavao                  Macteca, Calif.                         @LindseyPavao

Monique Benabou            Alameda, Calif.                          @MoniqueBenabou

Moses Stone                    Laurel, Md.                               @IamMosesStone

Sera Hill                           Stone Mountain, Ga.                     @SeraHillSings

The LiNE                 Wentworth, S.D./Coco Beach, Fla.         @THELiNEMUSIC

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