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F*** Yeah! Nakia Sings with ‘Voice’ Coach Cee Lo at ACL Fest

Lyndsey Parker
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Bluesy belter and "Voice" top eight contestant Nakia first made an impression his "Voice" coach Cee Lo Green when he had the cojones to audition with Cee Lo's signature song, "F*** You," during the blind tryout rounds. Such a bold move inspired Cee Lo to swivel his chair around, and the two have been making beautiful music together ever since.

Case in point: When Cee Lo was in Nakia's hometown of Austin, Texas, for this weekend's Austin City Limits festival, he invited Nakia onstage for a duet version of the song they'd both made famous in their own way. Their rousing "F*** You" performance ended with a mini-tribute Clash jam, and the two rocked the ACL casbah indeed.

"Thank you @CeeLoGreen! You & your crew are the best! An honor to share the stage with you at @aclfestival!" Nakia tweeted after the show, along with a Twitpic of the duo looking large and in charge backstage. Ain't that some shhhh...?

See Nakia and Cee Lo's Texas-sized ACL duet below!

[Photos courtesy of Nakia. Concert photo by Amy Price.]

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