Pirate FM News

Cornwall’s Molly in semi-finals on The Voice

Cornwall’s Molly in semi-finals on The Voice

Published by Emma Carton at 7:31am 23rd March 2019. (Updated at 8:09am 24th March 2019)

Photos/videos: ITV/The Voice UK

A Cornish teenager has made it through the knockouts on The Voice, to reach the semi-finals!

Molly Hocking from St Ives was just 17-years-old when she wowed the judges in the  blind auditions.

Her cover of 'With You' from Ghost The Musical stole the battle round against Connie.

Now her emotional version of Christina Perri's 'Human' has won Molly a place in the semi-finals.

Speaking before Saturday’s show, Molly told Neil and Lucy at Breakfast what a place in the semi-finals would mean.

"I want to have a recording contract. I want to be an international recording artist. But other than that, I quite like presenting. Anything that's thrown at me I'm happy".

"The whole of Cornwall has literally got behind me. All of my old school mates are messaging me, mum's friends - everyone.

"People I don't know are coming up to me in the street, asking for selfies and telling me they're going to support me.

"It's just absolutely amazing".

Molly Hocking

Watch the performance that won Molly a place in The Voice semi-finals next Saturday...

Contact Us

If you would like to submit a query or provide more information on this story please get in touch below.

Please wait...
  • Up to 3 JPG or PNG images, 2MB max size
  • We will always endeavour to credit you when we publish your pictures.
  • By uploading you are agreeing to this non-exclusive reuse, royalty-free, across all Pirate FM platforms, which extends to our partner broadcasters.
  • You retain copyright to all images.
  • If you would like to send us a video, please upload to YouTube or similar and paste the video URL into the message above.
Email Icon

Sign up for exclusive news, competitions and offers.
Proper Local News updates from Pirate FM

Pirate Extra Pirate 70s Escape LoveCornwall