Darlington singing duo Jen and Liv enjoyed their moment in the national limelight when they appeared on ITV's The Voice at the weekend. 

Olivia and Jenna, who are a familiar sight in Newcastle where they regularly busk, took to the stage on Saturday. 

In the famous red chairs were Sir Tom Jones, Anne-Marie, Will.i.am, and Olly Murs. 

The duo belted out Doja  Cat's The Women to the delight of the audience and all four coaches who all turned their chairs. 

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Speaking earlier said they had met three years ago as part of a tribute band. 

Liv said: "We just clicked. It's amazing. We have been best friends since! Typical girls in their 20s. We loved doing encores, going for a dance.  

Jen said: "When I think of the perfect night out with the girls it is with our grans.

"Our dream is to do something for our families and doing something we love. This is a huge moment for us. We are really excited."


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After their performance, Will.i.am said: "You guys are awesome sauce. the energy. Brilliant vibes. I would love to have you on my team. I think you sound great." 

Tom Jones added: "I loved it. You never put a foot wrong. You sound great. I would love you on my team."

But it was Will.i.am the duo chose after he said: "I would love for you to be on my team. I believe in The Voice after The Voice. I think about what happens next and the commitment I would make, after The Voice with you guys."