Usher performs "Good Kisser" on The Voice
Usher performs "Good Kisser" on the semifinals episode of NBC's "The Voice" on May 12, 2014. Tyler Golden/NBC

Following last week's triple elimination, "The Voice" sped straight into its semifinals, putting the top 5 onstage with two performances each: one chosen in dedication to loved ones and one selected by their coach.

'The Voice' Recap: Top 5 Revealed After Triple Elimination

After Usher's kickoff performance of his latest single "Good Kisser" -- complete with his signature slides and a ton of sweat -- and Carson Daly's quick (and TRL-esque) clip and chat with "Transformers: Age of Extinction's" Mark Wahlberg and Nicola Peltz, the top 5 performed for their penultimate week of the season, triggering a rant by Adam Levine, a deady, dead-end compliment from Shakira and a laugh from Blake Shelton on who will win it all. To read how it all happened, head over to THR.com