Moving on up!

The Voice winner Kevin Simm is proving once and for all that the show’s ‘Winning Curse’ is all rubbish by already booking his first gig…

At a wedding.

It’s not like that though, the former Liberty X singer worked as a wedding photographer/singer for the past few years.

He told the Daily Star: ‘I am booked for a wedding on Saturday. I will be there. I never let people down. It’s a massive day for the people involved and so I plan to honour the booking. I also sing at weddings too.’

What a guy. The couple that booked him are probably happy, no less that Kevin’s fee is probably now slightly higher after this Saturday.

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His debut solo single, All You Good Friends, an original song written for the winner of The Voice, shot to No 2 in the iTunes chart last night.

Which also means he could be the first winner of the singing competition to get a number one. The only winner who came close to the number one spot was Stevie McCrorie, who peaked at number 6 last year with his debut Lost Stars.

But then he returned to his old job as a fireman, so that’s awkward.

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Well we’re certainly rooting for him. Not everyone gets a second chance, and now that The Voice is moving over to ITV, he is the BBC’s last shot to prove that their format worked. No pressure, Kev.

@TomCapon