updated 03/27/2012 AT 5:00 PM ET
•originally published 03/27/2012 AT 10:30 AM ET
And it was especially emotional for Cee Lo, who first asked James Massone and WADE to sing Cyndi Lauper’s “True Colors.” “There’s something about that song that makes me cry,” said a tearful Cee Lo. “I’m proud of y’all. I surrender. I can’t help but be humbled.” After their battle, Cee Lo became emotional again while making his decision. “I’m a sensitive person, I’m an artist,” he said, before announcing that James would compete in the live shows.
Tony Vincent and Justin Hopkins, who sang “Faithfully” by Journey in their battle, had Cee Lo crying for a third time. Tony was “adaptable, enigmatic, ambiguous,” Cee Lo said, before giving him the final spot on his team.