The 2018 edition of The Voice UK recently came to an end on Saturday, April 7, 2018 and the winner is Nigerian and British born 18 year old Ruti Olajugbagbe
Olajugbagbe’s win came as a surprise as, Donel Mangena was already tipped for victory with his mentor and coach will.i.am. But in a shock to viewers and the bookies, 18-year-old Ruti Olajugbagbe was crowned the champion and secured the prized record deal.
The teenager, who was on Tom Jones’s team, sang her way to victory, beating Donel Mangena, Belle Voci and Lauren Bannon.
She won the £100,000 Grand Prize, as well as a deal with Republic Records. Her first single became available as soon as the Voice final finished on Saturday night.