TODAY | April 26, 2014
>>> back now on a saturday morning with a fantastic group outing we all took recently. if you're watching "the voice" on monday night, you may have noticed the familiar faces on the crowd, our friend, carson daly , giving us a nice shout out.
>> a behind the scenes tour before they went live for the first time this season. it was a trip to remember. now in its sixth season, every monday and tuesday, 10 million americans tune in to watch "the voice."
>> well done.
>> headliners adam levine , black shelton, usher and shakira form teams of would-be superstars all vying to be this year's winner. it takes a staff and crew of 600 people to put on one live show with 12 set changes and more than 1,900 lights. the studio audience , made up of 850 fans.
>> i couldn't help but notice.
>> make that 854 fans. all my pictures
>> at stake, a record deal and the title of "the voice." team blake's stay-at-home mom sisaundra lewis says she's living her dream.
>> i'm going to leave it and let the american public do what they need to do and i hope that they will vote for me to stay on and continue this journey and this dream. i've been laying here praying praying she won't call
>> i still have to pinch myself. is this real life ? am i really doing this? you'll get it and you'll be gone i'll be crying
>> hours before performing live, the remaining artists show no signs of nerves.
>> this is a great area here. this is where the artists are just before they go on stage for the live shows .
>> show of hands , for how many of you is this the best ride you've ever been on your life, hands down? really? really? that's awesome.
>> i've also been to six flags.
>> six flags is a close second. close second. we're huge fans of yours.
>> we wish you guys all the best.
>> hey, i'm ready.
>> but on live tv you never know what will happen.
>> we'll cue you.
>> sneak peek behind the scenes experience of "the voice" will continue tomorrow on "today." three of the best backup singers around or so they will tell you as i join "the voice's" house band .
>> we're good when the sound is down.
>> can you play really loud?
>> not lester.
>> when our sound is down. lester is fantastic.
>> what was the song we did?
>> signed sa eed sealed delivered.
>> i love that song. i can't get enough. love that song. good song.
>> don't forget, can you watch "the voice" live monday and tuesday night starting at 8:00, 7:00 central here on nbc.