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NBC Will Preempt Tonight’s 'The Voice' Recap For Live Oklahoma Special

May 21, 2013 | 2:17pm EDT

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In light of the recent tragedies in Oklahoma, NBC has decided to preempt tonight’s recap episode of The Voice. In its place, NBC will air a live special focused on the devastating tornado that raged through Oklahoma on Monday, leveling dozens of homes and killing at least 24 people.

According to, the special will be hosted by Brian Williams and will air simultaneously on NBC, MSNBC, and the Weather Channel at 8 PM EST. Williams will report live from Moore, the Oklahoma City suburb that suffered the brunt of the tornado. Other NBC News personalities including Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, Al Roker, Natalie Morales, Willie Geist, Lester Holt, Ann Curry, and Kate Snow will also be on the scene during tonight’s special.

If you missed last night’s live episode of The Voice, fans can catch up on all of the season's performances on The live elimination episode of The Voice is still scheduled to air tonight at 9 PM on NBC.

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